qDuring World War II, the United States military and colleges joined forces, fielding competitive teams to prepare men for combat. This book relates the Department of the Navy's role in preserving the game and national morale through the qLend-Leaseq of officer candidates, including All-American players and professionals. Records, scores, and statistics; player profiles; glossaryq--Provided by publisher.... schools returned to football: Princeton, Alabama, Mississippi State, Kentucky, Auburn, Tennessee (undefeated till losing the Rose Bowl to Southern California), Florida, Michigan State, Southern Illinois, Syracuse, New York University, andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Football! Navy! War!|
|Author||:||Wilbur D. Jones|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2014-05-14|