1881 Princeton Tigers football team

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1881 Princeton Tigers football
Co-National Champions
Conference Intercollegiate Football Association
1881 record 7–0–2 (?–? IFA)
Head coach No coach
Seasons
« 1880 1882 »

The 1881 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1881 college football season. They finished with a 7–0–2 record and were retroactively named co-national champions by the Billingsley Report and Parke H. Davis.[1] This season marked the eleventh national championship in a 13-year period between 1869 and 1881.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 15 at Rutgers New Brunswick, NJ W 5–0  
October 22 Stevens Tech Princeton, NJ W 7–0  
October 29 at Penn Philadelphia, PA W 7–0  
November 4 Michigan Princeton, NJ W 1–0  
November 5 Penn Princeton, NJ W 4–0  
November 10 Rutgers Princeton, NJ W 1–0  
November 12 at Columbia New York, NY W 1–0  
November 19 Harvard Princeton, NJ T 0–0  
November 24 vs. Yale New York, NY T 0–0  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1881 Princeton University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 10, 2013.
  2. ^ Princeton University championships. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 10, 2013.