1888 North Carolina Tar Heels football team

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1888 North Carolina Tar Heels football
University of North Carolina Tarheels Interlocking NC logo.svg
Conference Independent
1888 record 1-3
Head coach Hector Cowan (1st year)
Home stadium Emerson Field
Seasons
1889 »

The 1888 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina in the 1888 college football season. They played four games with a final record of 1-3. This was the first season the University fielded a football team. The team captains for the 1888 season were Bob Bingham and Steve Bragaw.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 18 at Wake Forest* Raleigh, NC L 6-4  
November 27 at Trinity* Durham, NC L 16-0  
May 1 at Wake Forest* Raleigh, NC W 33-0  
May 8 vs. Trinity College* Raleigh, NC L 25-17  
*Non-conference game.

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