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1937 San Jose State Spartans football team

The 1937 San Jose State Spartans football team represented San Jose State College.[note 1] The Spartans were led by sixth-year head coach Dudley DeGroot and played home games at Spartan Stadium. The team played as an Independent and finished with a record of eleven wins, two losses, and one tie (11–2–1).

1937 San Jose State Spartans football
ConferenceIndependent
1937 record11–2–1
Head coachDudley DeGroot (6th season)
Home stadiumSpartan Stadium
(Capacity: 11,000)
Seasons
← 1936
1938 →

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 20 College of Idaho Spartan StadiumSan Jose, California W 59–0    
September 25 La Verne Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California W 40–0    
October 1 at Pacific[note 2] Baxter Stadium • Stockton, California W 12–7    
October 8 Arizona State Teachers[note 3] Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California W 21–6    
October 15 Willamette (OR) Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California W 31–7    
October 22 Caltech Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California W 48–6    
October 30 at San Diego Marines[note 4] Beeson Field • San Diego T 7–7    [1]
November 7 Santa Clara Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California L 2–25    
November 11 Redlands Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California W 12–0    
November 13 at Humboldt State[note 5] Albee Stadium • Eureka, California W 13–2    
November 20 at Arizona State[note 6] Goodwin StadiumTempe, Arizona W 25–6    
November 25 at San Diego State[note 7] Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California L 6–7   8,000[2]
December 4 at Hawaii Honolulu StadiumHonolulu, HI W 7–6   18,500[3]
December 11 at Honolulu Town Team Honolulu Stadium • Honolulu, HI W 13–0    

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ San Jose State University was known as San Jose State College from 1935 to 1971.
  2. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.
  3. ^ Northern Arizona University was known as Arizona State Teachers College at Flagstaff from 1929 to 1944.
  4. ^ The Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams from 1922 to 1964.
  5. ^ Humboldt State University was known as Humboldt State College from 1935 to 1971.
  6. ^ Arizona State University was known as Arizona State Teachers College from 1929 to 1944.
  7. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Football Results". Santa Cruz Evening News. Santa Cruz, California. November 1, 1937. p. 3. Retrieved July 22, 2017 – via Newspapers.com. 
  2. ^ Ted Steinmann (November 26, 1937). "S.D. State Gridders Whip San Jose, 7-6". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California.
  3. ^ "Hawaii Rainbow Warrior Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 131. Retrieved February 15, 2007.
  4. ^ "San Jose State Game by Game Results (1935-39)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 29 September 2017.