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May101942
J. Edgar Hoover receives honorary degree
The director of the F.B.I. is on hand for the graduation ceremonies.
Keywords: j edgar hoover, honorary degree, father odonnell
September191942
The T Formation is unveiled at home
In an underrated scrimmage Coach Leahy unveils the new T Formation, doing away with the Rockne Shift.
Keywords: football, wisconsin, harry stuhldreyer, four horsemen, frank leahy, knute rockne, t formation, chicago bears, angelo bertelli, johnny lujack, creighton miller, fred evans, georgia tech, heisman, jim mello, bill earley, bob linvingstone, bob dove, george murphy, lou rymkus, bob neff, bob mcbride, harry wright, tom brock, ray iannuccillo, emil sitko, george birmingham, jerry ford, jim flanigan, jim tharp, john pehar, joe signaigo, jim vugrin, art statuto, world war ii, tom creevey, john mcginnis, frank cusick, virgil turner
October101942
The "T" Formation
Leahy would do away with Rockne's famed Box Formation and introduce the new T Formation.
Keywords: football, stanford, frank leahy, knute rockne, angelo bertelli, harry wright, wisconsin, georgia tech, marchy schwartz

Baseball

  • 4/7: W ND 12 - Purdue 3
  • 4/15: L Iowa 10 - ND 5
  • 4/16: L Iowa 4 - ND 1
  • 4/21: W ND 13 - Northwestern 1
  • 4/23: W ND 4 - Purdue 3
  • 4/27: W ND 6 - Northwestern 4
  • 4/29: L Michigan 3 - ND 2
  • 5/1: W ND 8 - Great Lakes 6
  • 5/2: L Western Michigan 12 - ND 7
  • 5/4: W ND 11 - Michigan 7
  • 5/9: W ND 2 - Western Michigan 0

Football

  • 9/26: T ND 7 - Wisconsin 7
  • 10/3: L Georgia Tech 13 - ND 6
  • 10/10: W ND 27 - Stanford 0
  • 10/17: W ND 28 - Iowa Pre-Flight 0
  • 10/24: W #8 ND 21 - #5 Illinois 14
  • 10/31: W #4 ND 9 - Navy 0
  • 11/7: W #4 ND 13 - #19 Army 0
  • 11/14: L #6 Michigan 32 - #4 ND 20
  • 11/21: W #8 ND 27 - Northwestern 20
  • 11/28: W #8 ND 13 - #14 Southern Cal 0
  • 12/5: T #6 ND 13 - Great Lakes NTS 13

Men's Basketball

  • 1/3: W ND 39 - Harvard 31
  • 1/7: W ND 34 - Washington (St. Louis) 31
  • 1/12: W ND 51 - Syracuse 35
  • 1/17: L Butler 49 - ND 43
  • 1/21: W ND 61 - Northwestern 43
  • 1/24: W ND 52 - Michigan State 49
  • 1/31: W ND 66 - Marquette 42
  • 2/7: W ND 46 - Kentucky 43
  • 2/9: W ND 46 - Great Lakes 43
  • 2/14: W ND 55 - NYU 43
  • 2/21: W ND 70 - Western Reserve 39
  • 2/24: W ND 57 - Butler 54
  • 2/28: L Michigan State 46 - ND 43
  • 3/7: L Marquette 46 - ND 43
  • 3/12: W ND 43 - Detroit 41
  • 11/28: W ND 56 - Ball State 42
  • 12/4: W ND 53 - Western Michigan 35
  • 12/12: W ND 53 - Northwestern 44
  • 12/14: W ND 61 - Wisconsin 59 (OT)
  • 12/19: W ND 46 - Purdue 43

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