1870 Princeton Tigers football team
|1870 Princeton Tigers football|
Consensus national champion
|Head coach||No coach|
|1870 college football records|
The 1870 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1870 college football season. The team finished with a 1–0 record and was retroactively named the national champions by the Billingsley Report, National Championship Foundation, and Parke H. Davis. They played Rutgers one time and won 6–2 (scoring then differed than today's system).
|November 19||Rutgers*||Princeton, NJ||W 6–2|
- National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 107. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
- 1870 Princeton University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 9, 2013.