1925 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1925 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1925 record 7–1–1 (4–1–1 SoCon)
Head coach Greasy Neale (3rd season)
Captain Carter Diffey
Home stadium Lambeth Field
Seasons
← 1924
1926 →
1925 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama + 7 0 0     10 0 0
Tulane + 5 0 0     9 0 1
North Carolina 4 0 1     7 1 1
Washington and Lee 5 1 0     5 5 0
Virginia 4 1 1     7 1 1
Georgia Tech 4 1 1     6 2 1
Kentucky 4 2 0     6 3 0
Florida 3 2 0     8 2 0
Auburn 3 2 1     5 3 1
VPI 3 3 1     5 3 2
Vanderbilt 3 3 0     6 3 0
Tennessee 2 2 1     5 2 1
South Carolina 2 2 0     7 3 0
Georgia 2 4 0     4 5 0
VMI 2 4 0     6 4 0
Sewanee 1 4 0     4 4 1
Mississippi A&M 1 4 0     3 4 1
LSU 0 2 1     5 3 1
NC State 0 4 1     3 5 1
Ole Miss 0 4 0     5 5 0
Clemson 0 4 0     1 7 0
Maryland 0 4 0     2 5 1
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1925 Virginia Cavaliers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Virginia as a member of the Southern Conference during the 1925 season. In its third season under head coach Greasy Neale, Virginia compiled a 7–1–1 record (4–1–1 against conference opponents) and outscored opponents by a total of 144 to 31.[1] The team played its home games at Lambeth Field in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance Source
September 26 Hampden–Sydney* W 40–0 [2]
October 3 at Georgia Athens, GA W 7–6 [3]
October 10 Richmond
  • Lambeth Field
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 19–0 [4]
October 17 VMI
  • Lambeth Field
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 18–10 [5]
October 24 Maryland*
  • Lambeth Field
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 6–0 [6]
November 7 at Washington & Lee Lexington, VA L 0–12 [7]
November 14 VPI*
  • Lambeth Field
  • Charlottesville, VA (rivalry)
W 10–0 [8]
November 21 Randolph–Macon*
  • Lambeth Field
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 41–0
November 26 at North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry) T 3–3 > 18,000 [9]
  • *Non-conference game

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1925 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  2. ^ "Virginia With East Beats Hampden-Sydney". Daily Press (Newport News, Virginia). September 27, 1925. p. 6 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ Cliff Wheatley (October 4, 1925). "Virginia Ekes Out 7-to-6 Victory Over Bulldogs". The Atlanta Constitution. pp. Sports 1, 2 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Cavaliers Are Victors Over Spiders by 19 to 0". Daily Press. October 11, 1925. p. 5.
  5. ^ "V.M.I. Downed By Virginia". Daily Press. October 18, 1925. p. 5 – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ "Virginia Blanks Maryland Eleven". The Baltimore Sun. October 25, 1925. p. 22 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ "Virginia Defeated When Mike Palmer of W-L Runs Wild". Daily Press. November 8, 1925. p. 5 – via Newspapers.com.
  8. ^ "Virginia Hands Out Blanks To Gobblers". Daily press. November 15, 1925. p. 6 – via Newspapers.com.
  9. ^ "Tar Heels And Cavaliers Battle To 3-3 Tie In Great Game". The Asheville Citizen. November 27, 1925. p. 19 – via Newspapers.com.
  10. ^ "1925 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results".