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1919 Texas A&M Aggies football team

The 1919 Texas A&M Aggies football team represented Texas A&M during the 1919 college football season. Texas A&M began the season with a doubleheader in College Station, scored a combined 105 points, and never looked back on their way to an undefeated 1919 season. The team was retroactively recognized as the 1919 national champion by the Billingsley Report (using its alternate "margin of victory" methodology) and as a co-national champion with Harvard and Notre Dame by the National Championship Foundation.[1]

1919 Texas A&M Aggies football
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National champion (Billingsley MOV)
Co-national champion (NCF)
Southwest Conference champion
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1919 record10–0 (4–0 SWC)
Head coachDana X. Bible (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1918
1920 →
1919 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Texas A&M $ 4 0 0     10 0 0
Rice 3 1 0     8 1 0
Oklahoma 2 1 0     5 2 3
Texas 3 2 0     6 3 0
Arkansas 1 2 0     3 4 0
SMU 0 2 1     5 4 1
Oklahoma A&M 0 2 0     3 3 2
Baylor 0 3 1     5 3 1
  • $ – Conference champion

Overall, Texas A&M won 79.8% of their games played in the decade, with 77.4% of all games being at home for the Aggies.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 3Sam Houston State*College Station, TXW 77–0
October 3Southwest Texas State*College Station, TXW 28–0
October 11at SMUDallas, TXW 16–0
October 18Howard Payne*College Station, TXW 12–0
October 24Trinity (TX)*College Station, TXW 42–0
October 31Oklahoma A&MCollege Station, TXW 28–0
November 8at BaylorW 10–0
November 15TCU*College Station, TX (rivalry)W 48–0
November 20Southwestern (TX)*College Station, TXW 7–0
November 27TexasCollege Station, TX (rivalry)W 7–0
  • *Non-conference game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.