1926 Duke Blue Devils football team

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1926 Duke Blue Devils football
ConferenceIndependent
1926 record3–6
Head coachJames DeHart (1st season)
CaptainJames Thompson
Seasons
← 1925
1927 →
1926 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Brown         9 0 1
Navy         9 0 1
Notre Dame         9 1 0
Furman         8 1 1
Army         7 1 1
Penn         7 1 1
Carnegie Tech         7 2 0
Syracuse         7 2 1
Citadel         7 3 0
Cornell         6 1 1
Villanova         6 2 1
Pittsburgh         5 2 2
Penn State         5 4 0
Wake Forest         5 4 1
Yale         4 4 0
Texas Mines         3 4 0
Michigan State         3 4 1
Delaware         3 5 0
Havard         3 5 0
Duke         3 6 0
Drexel         2 5 0

The 1926 Duke Blue Devils football team was an American football team that represented Duke University as an independent during the 1926 college football season. In its first season under head coach James DeHart, the team compiled a 3–6 record and outscored opponents by a total of 124 to 106. James Thompson was the team captain.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 25 Guilford Durham, NC W 32–0
October 2 at Richmond Richmond, VA L 7–9
October 9 Elon Durham, NC W 32–0
October 16 at North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry)L 0–6
October 23 at Columbia New York, NY L 0–24
October 30 vs. Wake Forest Goldsboro, NC L 0–21
November 13 at NC State Raleigh, NC L 19–26
November 20 Wofford Durham, NC W 34–0
November 27 Davidson Durham, NC L 0–20

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1926 Duke Blue Devils Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  2. ^ "Duke Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Duke University. 2016. p. 95. Retrieved March 8, 2019.