1929 BYU Cougars football team

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1929 BYU Cougars football
ConferenceRocky Mountain Conference
1929 record5–3 (4–2 RMC)
Head coachG. Ott Romney (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1928
1930 →
1929 Rocky Mountain Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Utah $ 6 0 0     7 0 0
Colorado 4 1 1     5 1 1
Denver 4 1 1     5 1 1
Montana State 2 1 0     6 2 0
BYU 4 3 0     5 3 0
Colorado Teachers 3 2 0     4 3 0
Colorado College 4 3 0     4 3 0
Colorado Agricultural 4 4 0     5 4 0
Utah State 3 4 0     3 4 0
Colorado Mines 1 5 0     2 5 0
Western State 0 5 0     2 5 0
Wyoming 0 7 0     1 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1929 BYU Cougars football team was an American football team that represented Brigham Young University in the Rocky Mountain Conference (RMC) during the 1929 college football season. In their second season under head coach G. Ott Romney, the Cougars compiled a 5–3 record (4–2 against RMC opponents), finished fourth in the RMC, and outscored opponents by a total of 140 to 115.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 28at NevadaW 10–7> 4,000[3]
October 5at Cal AggiesSacramento, CAL 0–19[4]
October 12Montana StateProvo, UTL 12–13
October 18vs. Utah State
W 7–6[5]
October 26Western StateProvo, UTW 33–12
November 2at UtahSalt Lake City, UT (rivalry)L 13–45
November 11Colorado TeachersProvo, UTW 25–13
November 23WyomingProvo, UTW 40–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1929 BYU Cougars Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  2. ^ "BYU Football 2015 Almanac" (PDF). Brigham Young University. 2015. p. 166. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  3. ^ Carol W. Cross (September 29, 1929). "Nevada Plays In Hard Luck, Loses 10 to 7". Nevada State Journal. pp. 1–2 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "B.Y.U. Loses 19-0 Fray In California". Sunday Herald (Provo, Utah). October 6, 1929. pp. 1, 8 – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ Al Warden (October 19, 1929). "Brigham Young Gridders Stage Rally To Trim Aggies". The Ogden Standard-Examiner. p. 5 – via Newspapers.com.