1928 Cal Aggies football team

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1928 Cal Aggies football
ConferenceFar Western Conference
1928 record6–3 (3–1 FWC)
Head coachCrip Toomey (1st season)
Seasons
← 1927
1929 →
1928 Far Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Saint Mary's (CA) $ 2 0 0     5 4 0
Cal Aggies 3 1 0     6 3 0
St. Ignatius 3 1 0     4 4 0
Pacific (CA) 2 1 0     5 2 0
Fresno State 0 3 1     2 5 1
Nevada 0 4 1     0 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1928 Cal Aggies football team represented the Northern Branch of the College of Agriculture[note 1] in the 1928 college football season. The team was known as either the Cal Aggies or California Aggies, and competed in the Far Western Conference (FWC).[note 2]

The Aggies were led by first-year head coach Irv "Crip" Toomey. They played home games in Sacramento, California. The Aggies finished with a record of six wins and three losses (6–3, 3–1 FWC). The Aggies outscored their opponents 91–41 for the 1928 season, with five of their victories coming via shutout.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 29at Oregon State*L 0–14[1]
October 6at BYU*
L 6–7[2]
October 13at Chico State[note 4]*
W 22–0[3]
October 20Sacramento Junior College[note 5]*Sacramento, CAW 12–6
October 27at St. Ignatius[note 6]L 0–14[4]
November 3NevadaSacramento, CAW 6–0[5]
November 12Pacific (CA)[note 7]Sacramento, CAW 26–0[6]
November 17at Loyola (CA)[note 8]*
W 6–0[7]
November 29at Fresno State[note 9]W 13–0
  • *Non-conference game

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ University of California, Davis was known as Northern Branch of the College of Agriculture from 1922 to 1959.
  2. ^ The Northern California Athletic Conference (NCAC) was known as the Far Western Conference (FWC) from its founding in 1925 to 1982.
  3. ^ This stadium is the predecessor to the current Cougar Stadium on the BYU campus, which was opened for the 1964 season
  4. ^ California State University, Chico (Chico State) was known as Chico State Teachers College from 1921 to 1934.
  5. ^ Sacramento City College was known as Sacramento Junior College from 1916 to 1936.
  6. ^ University of San Francisco was known as St. Ignatius College from 1919 to 1929.
  7. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.
  8. ^ Loyola Marymount University was known as Loyola College of Los Angeles from 1918 to 1929.
  9. ^ California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) was known as Fresno State Normal School from 1911 to 1948.
  10. ^ Ratcliffe Stadium was known as Fresno State College Stadium from 1926 to 1940.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oregon Aggies Beat Invaders". Statesman Journal. Salem, Oregon. September 30, 1928. p. 9. Retrieved November 12, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  2. ^ "Cougars Nose Out California Aggies: Last Quarter Spurt Give B.Y.U. Victory". Salt Lake Telegram. Salt Lake City, Utah. October 7, 1928. p. 3. Retrieved November 12, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  3. ^ "California Aggies Beat Chico State". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. October 14, 1928. p. 124. Retrieved November 12, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  4. ^ "St. Ignatius Whips Cal. Aggies". Oakland Tribune. Oakland, California. October 28, 1928. p. 4-D. Retrieved February 28, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  5. ^ "Nevada Loses To Cal. Aggies". Reno Gazette-Journal. Reno, Nevada. November 5, 1928. p. 5. Retrieved February 28, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  6. ^ "Cal. Aggies Win Over College of Pacific, 26-0". Oakland Tribune. Oakland, California. November 13, 1928. p. 27. Retrieved February 28, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  7. ^ Ralph Huston (November 18, 1928). "California Aggies Win In Last Second of Game". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. p. I-a.7. Retrieved February 28, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access
  8. ^ "California – Davis Yearly Results". Retrieved March 4, 2017.
  9. ^ "UC Davis Football 2015: Team Information Guide" (PDF). Retrieved April 22, 2017.