1927 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1927 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1927 record 3–6–1 (2–3–1 SIAA)
Head coach Carl Prause (6th year)
Home stadium Johnson Hagood Stadium
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Mississippi College + 6 0 0     8 0 0
Centenary + 3 0 0     10 0 0
Chattanooga + 5 0 0     8 1 0
Furman + 3 0 0     10 1 0
Stetson 4 0 1     6 0 1
Georgetown 1 0 0     1 0 1
Western Kentucky 2 2 0     5 4 0
Presbyterian 2 2 1     3 3 3
Louisville 2 2 0     4 5 0
Louisiana College 1 1 0     1 1 0
Loyola 1 0 1     1 0 1
The Citadel 2 3 1     3 6 1
Howard 1 2 1     7 2 2
Southern 2 4 1     2 5 1
Millsaps 1 2 0     1 2 0
Louisiana Tech 1 3 0     3 5 0
Wofford 0 1 0     0 1 0
Mercer 0 1 0     1 3 0
Centre 0 1 0     0 3 0
Erskine 0 1 0     0 3 0
Rollins 0 2 0     0 2 0
Union (TN) 0 2 0     0 2 0
Transylvania 0 3 0     0 3 0
Southwestern Louisiana 0 5 0     2 6 1
Newberry 0 6 0     0 8 1
Kentucky Wesleyan 0 0 0     0 0 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1927 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1927 college football season. Carl Prause served as head coach for the sixth season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association.[1][2][3] The City of Charleston opened a new stadium for the 1927 season. The Bulldogs claimed their first win in the stadium over Oglethorpe on October 15, also the day the stadium was dedicated.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 24 vs. Davidson* Gastonia, NC L 0–5    
October 1 Mercer College Park StadiumCharleston, SC L 0–6    
October 8 at Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN L 6–31    
October 15 Oglethorpe Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 19–0   6,000[4]
October 27 vs. South Carolina* County Fairgrounds • Orangeburg, SC L 0–6    
November 5 at Clemson* Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC L 0–13    
November 12 Wofford Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC T 6–6    
November 19 Furman Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC (Rivalry) L 0–6    
November 24 Presbyterian Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 7–6    
vs. Newberry* W 26–0    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 143. Retrieved November 22, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved November 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 22, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b "General Johnson Hagood Memorial Stadium". 1928 Sphinx. The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved December 5, 2012.