1899 Princeton Tigers football team

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1899 Princeton Tigers football
Co-National Champions
Conference Independent
1899 record 12–1
Head coach No coach
Seasons
« 1898 1900 »

The 1899 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1899 college football season. They finished with a 12–1 record and were retroactively named co-national champions by the Billingsley Report and Parke H. Davis.[1] They outscored their opponents 185 to 21.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 Maryland Athletic Club  ? W 28–0  
October 7 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 5–0  
October 11 Lafayette Princeton, NJ W 12–0  
October 14 at Columbia New York, NY W 11–0  
October 18 Penn State Princeton, NJ W 12–0  
October 21 at Army West Point, NY W 23–0  
October 28 at Cornell Ithaca, NY L 0–5  
October 28 Lehigh Princeton, NJ W 17–0  
November 4 Brown Princeton, NJ W 18–6  
November 8 North Carolina Princeton, NJ W 30–0  
November 11 at Carlisle Carlisle, PA W 12–0  
November 18 Washington & Jefferson Princeton, NJ W 6–0  
November 25 at Yale Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 11–10  
*Non-conference game.

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