1935 Manhattan Jaspers football team

The 1935 Manhattan Jaspers football team was an American football team that represented Manhattan College as an independent during the 1935 college football season. In its fourth season under head coach Chick Meehan, the team compiled a 5–3–1 record and outscored opponents by a total of 248 to 117.[1] The team's starting backfield consisted of Jim Downey, John Zuck, Jim Whalen, and Red Welch.[2]

1935 Manhattan Jaspers football
ConferenceIndependent
Record5–3–1
Head coach
Home stadiumEbbets Field
Seasons
← 1934
1936 →
1935 Eastern college football independents records
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 3 Princeton     9 0 0
No. 14 Holy Cross     9 0 1
NYU     7 1 0
Dartmouth     8 2 0
Northeastern     5 0 3
Syracuse     6 1 1
No. 10 Pittsburgh     7 1 2
No. 11 Fordham     6 1 2
Villanova     7 2 0
Franklin & Marshall     7 2 1
Providence     6 2 0
No. 18 Army     6 2 1
Colgate     7 3 0
Temple     7 3 0
Boston College     6 3 0
Bucknell     6 3 0
Duquesne     6 3 0
Yale     6 3 0
CCNY     4 3 0
Drexel     3 2 2
Manhattan     5 3 1
Massachusetts State     5 4 0
La Salle     4 4 1
Penn     4 4 0
Penn State     4 4 0
Columbia     4 4 1
Vermont     4 5 0
Boston University     3 4 2
Harvard     3 5 0
Carnegie Tech     2 5 1
Buffalo     2 6 0
Tufts     1 5 2
Brown     1 8 0
Cornell     0 6 1
Rankings from United Press

Schedule edit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 21NiagaraW 25–612,000[3]
September 27St. Bonaventure
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
W 32–13[4]
October 5Brooklyn
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
W 59–76,000[5]
October 12LSU
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
L 0–3220,000[6]
October 19Holy Cross
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
T 13–1315,000[7]
October 26NC State
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
L 0–2017,000[8]
November 2CCNY
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
W 65–0[9]
November 9La Salle
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
W 54–137,500[10]
November 16Georgetown
  • Ebbets Field
  • Brooklyn, NY
L 0–1310,000[11]

References edit

  1. ^ "Manhattan (NY) Yearly Results (1935-1939)". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on April 26, 2019. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  2. ^ Clay Cotter (September 20, 1935). "Brooklyn Holds Monopoly On College Grid Opening". Brooklyn Times Union. p. 2A – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "Manhattan Flows Over Niagara, 25-6". New York Daily News. September 22, 1935. p. 87 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Jaspers Beat Bonnies, 32-13, As Sophs Star". New York Daily News. September 29, 1935 – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ Gene Ward (October 6, 1935). "3 Manhattan Teams Crush Brooklyn, 59-7". New York Daily News. p. 73 – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ Gene Ward (October 13, 1935). "L.S.U. Swamps Manhattan, 32-0". New York Daily News. pp. 94, 100 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ "Jaspers Hold Crusaders to 13-13 Tie!". New York Daily News. October 20, 1935. p. 93 – via Newspapers.com.
  8. ^ Frank T. Farrell (October 27, 1935). "No. Carolina State Drubs Manhattan by 20-0 Score". Brooklyn Times Union. p. 13 – via Newspapers.com.
  9. ^ Carl Winston (November 3, 1935). "Manhattan Steamrollers Beavers, 65-0". New York Daily News. p. 97 – via Newspapers.com.
  10. ^ "Jaspers Romp Over La Salle In 54-13 Clash". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. November 10, 1935. p. D1 – via Newspapers.com.
  11. ^ Harold Parrott (November 17, 1935). "Manhattan Upset By Hoyas, 13-0 In Season Final". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. pp. D1, D6 – via Newspapers.com.