1923 Lombard Olive football team

The 1923 Lombard Olive football team was an American football team that represented Lombard College during the 1923 college football season. In its third year under head coach Paul J. Schissler, the team compiled a 6–1 record.[3]

1923 Lombard Olive football
IIAC champion[1]
ConferenceIllinois Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Record6–1 (4–0 IIAC)
Head coach
CaptainBob Hannum
Home stadiumLombard Stadium
Seasons
← 1922
1924 →
1923 Illinois Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Lombard $ 4 0 0 6 1 0
Mount Morris 2 0 1 2 1 2
Knox (IL) 4 1 0 7 1 0
Illinois Wesleyan 7 2 0 7 2 0
Bradley 6 2 0 6 2 0
Southern Illinois 2 1 0 3 2 2
Lincoln (IL) 2 1 2 ? ? ?
Eastern Illinois 3 2 2 4 2 2
Monmouth (IL) 4 3 1 6 3 1
Illinois College 3 3 1 3 4 1
Eureka 4 4 0 4 4 0
Millikin 4 4 0 4 5 0
Carthage 2 3 1 4 3 1
Illinois State Normal 2 3 2 2 4 2
Augustana (IL) 3 5 0 3 5 0
St. Viator 1 2 0 5 3 2
Lake Forest 1 3 0 2 6 1
Blackburn 1 4 1 1 5 1
Western Illinois 1 4 1 1 6 1
Wheaton (IL) 0 1 1 2 3 2
Northern Illinois State 0 2 3 1 4 3
Shurtleff 0 4 1 ? ? ?
McKendree 0 4 0 1 5 1
  • $ – Conference champion

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 7at Notre Dame*L 0–148,000[4]
October 20at BradleyPearoria, ILW 13–76,550+[5][6][7][8]
October 262:30 p.m.Illinois Wesleyan
W 37–0[9][10][11][12]
November 3Wabash*
  • Lombard Stadium
  • Galesburg, IL
W 28–0[13]
November 9Northern Illinois State
  • Lombard Stadium
  • Galesburg, IL (Swannie Day)
W 62–6[14][15]
November 16Knox (IL)
  • Lombard Stadium
  • Galesburg, IL
W 20–05,000+[16][17][18][19][20][21]
November 29Kalamazoo*
W 70–0[22][23][24]
  • *Non-conference game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "COLLEGE AWARDED THE CHAMPIONSHIP". Daily Republican-Register. 1923-12-14. p. 4. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  2. ^ "Paul Schissler". The Pantagraph. 1923-11-21. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  3. ^ "LOMBARD COLLEGE". Herald and Review. 1923-09-05. p. 17. Retrieved 2020-05-22.
  4. ^ "Notre Dame's Straight Game beats Lombard". Herald and Review. 1923-10-07. p. 25. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  5. ^ "Bradley, Lombard To Meet in Title Contest Saturday". The Dispatch. 1923-10-18. p. 19. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  6. ^ "Lombard, 13; Bradley, 6". Herald and Review. 1923-10-21. p. 20. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  7. ^ "SATURDAY GAMES ELIMINATE MANY". Journal Gazette. 1923-10-22. p. 5. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  8. ^ "B. P. I Eliminated in Race for State Conference Title". The Pantagraph. 1923-10-22. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  9. ^ "Wesleyan News Notes". The Pantagraph. 1923-10-22. p. 13. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  10. ^ "Lombard Is Ready". The Pantagraph. 1923-10-26. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  11. ^ "WESLEYAN HAS A FIGHTING CHANCE". The Pantagraph. 1923-10-26. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  12. ^ "LOMBARD CRUSHES I.W.U IN IMPORTANT STRUGGLE". The Pantagraph. 1923-10-27. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  13. ^ "LOMBARD'S LINE SMASHES BEAT WABASH, 28 TO 0". Chicago Tribune. 1923-11-04. p. 22. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  14. ^ ""Swannie Day."". The Dispatch. 1923-11-08. p. 13. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  15. ^ "Lombard Piles up High Score Against Profs". The Daily Chronicle. 1923-11-10. p. 7. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  16. ^ "A CORNER IN PIGSKIN". The Pantagraph. 1923-10-30. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  17. ^ "I.I.A.C Standing. November 6". The Pantagraph. 1923-11-06. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  18. ^ "Knox and Lombard Clash". Alton Evening Telegraph. 1923-11-16. p. 12. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  19. ^ "IIAC Standings". The Decatur Daily Review. 1923-11-16. p. 9. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  20. ^ "Lombard Wins Third I. I. A. C. Title". The Decatur Daily Review. 1923-11-17. p. 4. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  21. ^ "LOMBARD DEFEATS HER RIVAL, 20-0". The Pantagraph. 1923-11-17. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  22. ^ "LOMBARD DEFEATS HER RIVAL, 20-0". The Pantagraph. 1923-11-17. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  23. ^ ""Little 19" Standings". The Pantagraph. 1923-11-20. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.
  24. ^ "Lombard Romps Over Kalamazoo Eleven". The Pantagraph. 1923-11-30. p. 10. Retrieved 2020-05-21.