1937 San Jose State Spartans football team
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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|
|Head coach||Dudley DeGroot (6th season)|
|Home stadium||Spartan Stadium|
|September 20||College of Idaho||Spartan Stadium • San 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|||
|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 Stadium • Tempe, Arizona||W 25–6|
|November 25||at San Diego State[note 7]||Spartan Stadium • San Jose, California||L 6–7||8,000|
|December 4||at Hawaii||Honolulu Stadium • Honolulu, HI||W 7–6||18,500|
|December 11||at Honolulu Town Team||Honolulu Stadium • Honolulu, HI||W 13–0|
- San Jose State University was known as San Jose State College from 1935 to 1971.
- University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.
- Northern Arizona University was known as Arizona State Teachers College at Flagstaff from 1929 to 1944.
- The Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams from 1922 to 1964.
- Humboldt State University was known as Humboldt State College from 1935 to 1971.
- Arizona State University was known as Arizona State Teachers College from 1929 to 1944.
- San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.
- "Football Results". Santa Cruz Evening News. Santa Cruz, California. November 1, 1937. p. 3. Retrieved July 22, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.
- Ted Steinmann (November 26, 1937). "S.D. State Gridders Whip San Jose, 7-6". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California.
- "Hawaii Rainbow Warrior Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 131. Retrieved February 15, 2007.
- "San Jose State Game by Game Results (1935-39)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 29 September 2017.