1897 North Carolina Tar Heels football team

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1897 North Carolina Tar Heels football
1897 North Carolina football team.jpg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1897 record 7-3 (3-1 SIAA)
Head coach William A. Reynolds (1st year)
Home stadium Emerson Field
Seasons
« 1896 1898 »

The 1897 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina in the 1897 college football season. They played ten games with a final record of 7-3. The team captain for the 1897 season was Arthur Belden.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 North Carolina A&M* Chapel Hill, NC W 40-0  
October 9 Guilford* Chapel Hill, NC W 16-0  
October 22 Greensboro A.A.* Chapel Hill, NC W 24-0  
October 25 Clemson* Chapel Hill, NC W 28-0  
October 30 vs. Virginia Tech* Danville, VA L 0-4  
November 5 vs. Sewanee Cowan, TN W 12-6  
November 6 at Vanderbilt Nashville, TN L 0-31  
November 8 at Tennessee Knoxville, TN W 16-0  
November 9 at Bingham* Asheville, NC W 14-0  
November 22 vs. Virginia* Richmond, VA L 0-12  
*Non-conference game.

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