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1937 Independent Year Summary

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Record: 191-114-38, .612 W-L% (1st of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 5.35 (4th of 10) ▪ SOS: 1.23 (5th of 10)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Cornell, Dartmouth, Fordham, Holy Cross, Pittsburgh, Santa Clara, Syracuse and Yale)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Dartmouth, Fordham, Holy Cross, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Santa Clara, Villanova and Yale)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Santa Clara 9 0 0 1.000 18.1 1.0 12.70 -2.42
Pittsburgh 9 0 1 .950 20.3 3.4 20.05 6.45
Villanova 8 0 1 .944 20.6 0.8 16.08 -0.58
Fordham 7 0 1 .938 22.8 2.0 16.63 3.26
Holy Cross 8 0 2 .900 10.7 1.9 7.22 -2.48
Dartmouth 7 0 2 .889 27.6 3.7 18.91 0.91
West Virginia 8 1 1 .850 18.3 3.9 4.79 -5.21
Yale 6 1 1 .813 17.1 4.5 17.82 5.69
Michigan State 8 2 0 .800 11.7 4.2 7.47 -0.23
Army 7 2 0 .778 19.6 8.0 13.66 4.55
Notre Dame 6 2 1 .722 8.6 5.4 12.35 8.57
Detroit Mercy 7 3 0 .700 25.3 4.2 8.83 -3.77
Cornell 5 2 1 .688 18.3 10.3 13.71 6.83
Harvard 5 2 1 .688 19.8 5.8 13.27 4.65
Syracuse 5 2 1 .688 16.5 7.1 5.92 -1.58
Manhattan 6 3 1 .650 8.6 8.4 3.68 2.98
Centenary (LA) 6 3 3 .625 12.3 7.3 2.46 -2.04
Penn State 5 3 0 .625 17.9 14.3 4.86 1.61
Duquesne 6 4 0 .600 15.1 5.2 6.34 -1.46
Brown 5 4 0 .556 8.1 13.2 -0.85 0.70
New York University 5 4 0 .556 17.1 9.4 1.05 -2.17
Saint Mary's (CA) 4 3 2 .556 7.9 5.6 1.46 0.57
Temple 3 2 4 .556 4.2 6.6 3.87 4.54
Boston College 4 4 1 .500 12.1 7.6 0.38 -2.62
Bucknell 3 3 2 .500 9.3 8.8 -2.00 -2.37
Miami (FL) 4 4 1 .500 13.1 7.4 -3.25 -6.69
Navy 4 4 1 .500 16.7 8.2 7.16 2.94
Princeton 4 4 0 .500 12.0 15.8 1.43 4.55
San Francisco 4 5 1 .450 4.8 8.5 -3.49 -1.19
George Washington 3 4 1 .438 13.0 13.1 0.26 2.26
Colgate 3 5 0 .375 11.1 10.8 2.42 3.17
Georgetown 2 4 2 .375 8.8 8.9 -2.89 -1.01
Loyola Marymount 4 7 0 .364 9.8 10.9 -1.80 -0.53
Columbia 2 5 2 .333 11.3 11.1 4.13 5.80
Marquette 3 6 0 .333 5.3 13.8 -6.32 0.34
Carnegie Mellon 2 5 1 .313 6.1 9.6 4.86 7.99
Pennsylvania 2 5 1 .313 9.4 16.1 -0.84 5.91
Gonzaga 2 6 2 .300 4.4 13.8 -9.05 -1.25

AP Poll Summary

School 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 Final
Pittsburgh 3 2 3 1 1 1 1
Fordham 9 10 5 4 4 3 3
Villanova   16 13 9 10 7 6
Dartmouth 18 9 9 5 9 6 7
Notre Dame     12 18 12 9 9
Santa Clara 14 14 10 7 6 8 9
Yale 5 5 7 6 5 14 12
Holy Cross 20 18   19 14 17 14
Cornell 19            
Detroit Mercy   18          
Duquesne     16        
Syracuse 17            

3 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1938-01-01 Orange Bowl Auburn 6 Michigan State 0 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1938-01-01 Sugar Bowl Santa Clara 6 Louisiana State 0 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1938-01-01 Sun Bowl West Virginia 7 Texas Tech 6 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)