1943 Army Cadets football team
The 1943 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy in the 1943 college football season. In their third year under head coach Earl Blaik, the Cadets compiled a 7–2–1 record, shut out five of their ten opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 299 to 66. In the annual Army–Navy Game, the Cadets lost to the Midshipmen by a 13 to 0 score. The Cadets also lost to Notre Dame by a 26 to 0 score, but won convincing victories over Colgate (42-0), Temple (51-0), Columbia (52-0), and Brown (59-0).
|1943 Army Cadets football|
|Head coach||Earl Blaik (3rd season)|
|Home stadium||Michie Stadium|
Two Army players were honored on the 1943 College Football All-America Team. Center Cas Myslinski was a consensus first-team honoree, and tackle Francis E. Merritt was selected as a first-team player by Football News and a second-team player by the Associated Press.
|September 25||Villanova||W 27–0|
|October 2||Colgate||W 42–0|
|October 9||Temple||No. 3||W 51–0|
|October 16||at Columbia||No. 2||W 52–0|
|October 23||at Yale||No. 2||W 39–7|
|October 30||at No. 6 Penn||No. 2||T 13–13|
|November 6||vs. No. 1 Notre Dame||No. 3||L 0-26||75,121|
|November 13||USNTS Sampson||No. 6||W 16–7|
|November 20||Brown||No. 7||W 59–0|
|November 27||No. 6 Navy||No. 7||L 0–13|
- "Army Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 1, 2015.
- "1943 Army Black Knights Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 1, 2015.
- "2014 NCAA Football Records: Consensus All-America Selections" (PDF). National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). 2014. p. 6. Retrieved August 16, 2014.
- ESPN College Football Encyclopedia. ESPN Books. 2005. p. 1192. ISBN 1401337031.
- "Miller and White of Notre Dame Gain All-America Football Posts" (PDF). The New York Times. December 8, 1943. (AP)
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