1926 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1926 Pittsburgh Panthers football
Pitt Panthers wordmark.svg
ConferenceIndependent
1926 record5–2–2
Head coachJock Sutherland (3rd season)
Offensive schemeSingle wing
Home stadiumPitt Stadium
Seasons
← 1925
1927 →
1926 Eastern college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Lafayette         9 0 0
Brown         9 0 1
Boston College         6 0 2
NYU         8 1 0
Army         7 1 1
Penn         7 1 1
Cornell         6 1 1
Princeton         5 1 1
Geneva         8 2 0
Carnegie Tech         7 2 0
Villanova         6 2 1
Syracuse         7 2 1
Pittsburgh         5 2 2
Columbia         6 3 0
Penn State         5 4 0
Yale         4 4 0
Harvard         3 5 0
Rutgers         3 6 0
Drexel         2 5 0
Duquesne         2 5 1
Massachusetts         1 6 0

The 1926 Pittsburgh Panthers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Pittsburgh as an independent during the 1926 college football season. In its third season under head coach Jock Sutherland, the team compiled an 5–2–2 record and outscored all opponents by a total of 170 to 73.[1][2] The team played all nine of its games at home at Pitt Stadium in Pittsburgh.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 25Allegheny
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
W 9–7
October 2Georgetown
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
T 6–6
October 9Lafayette
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
L 7–17
October 16Colgate
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
W 19–16
October 23Carnegie Tech
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
L 0–4
October 30Westminster
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
W 88–0
November 6West Virginia
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA (rivalry)
W 17–7
November 13Washington & Jefferson
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA
T 0–0
November 25Penn State
  • Pitt Stadium
  • Pittsburgh, PA (rivalry)
W 24–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Record Book Pitt Football 2005" (PDF). University of Pittsburgh. 2005. p. 163. Retrieved March 27, 2019.
  2. ^ "1926 Pitt Panthers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 28, 2019.