1894 Princeton Tigers football team

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1894 Princeton Tigers football
Co-National Champions
Conference Independent
1894 record 8–2
Head coach No coach
Captain Thomas Trenchard
« 1893 1895 »

The 1894 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1894 college football season. They finished with an 8–2 record and were retroactively named co-national champions by the Houlgate System.[1] They outscored their opponents 204 to 44.[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 Lafayette Princeton, NJ W 40–0  
October 3 at Lehigh Bethlehem, PA W 8–0  
October 10 Rutgers Princeton, NJ W 48–0  
October 15 vs. Virginia Baltimore, MD W 12–0  
October 20 Cornell Princeton, NJ W 12–4  
October 27 Lehigh Princeton, NJ W 32–0  
November 3 Volunteer (NY) Athletic Club Princeton, NJ W 40–0  
November 10 vs. Penn Trenton, NJ L 0–12  
November 26 at Orange (NJ) Athletic Club* Orange, NJ W 12–4  
December 1 vs. Yale New York, NY L 0–24  
*Non-conference game.