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Carnegie Tech... Notre Dame...
Item # 572168
November 27, 1926
THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, November 27, 1926
* Carnegie Tech (Mellon) vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish... One of the greatest upsets
* Knute Rockne skips game (mistake)
This 16 page newspaper has a one column headline on page 8: "College Gridiron Season Closes In East Today"
This game would be a huge upset of Notre Dame by Carnegie Tech. Knute Rockne decided to attend the Army-Navy game thinking his squad would easily handle Tech without him.
This upcoming game is considered one the greatest upsets in college football history.
Other news of the day with much on the upcoming Army-Navy game. Light browning with little margin wear, but otherwise in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century