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Knute Rockne's last collegiate game.....

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December 06, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 6, 1930

* Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. USC Southern California Trojans
Last official collegiate game coached by Knute Rockne before death (DAY OF)
* ND to repeat as National Champions after this game

The sport's section (page 22) has one column headlines that include: "NOTRE DAME FACES S. CALIFORNIA TODAY", "South Bend Eleven and Trojans Are Even Choices in Los Angeles Game", "88,000 To See Struggle" and more with records and lineups. Pre-game reporting on the Notre Dame vs. USC football game which was the last collegiate game Knute Rockne would be a part of prior to his fatal airplane crash. Not only was this Knute's Rockne's last collegiate game but it was the game that pushed Notre Dame over the top as National Champions for that year as well.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 38 pages, rag edition in great condition.

Category: The 20th Century