1877 Princeton Tigers football team
|1877 Princeton Tigers football|
|Conference||Intercollegiate Football Association|
|1877 record||2–0–1 (?–? IFA)|
|Head coach||No coach|
|1877 college football records|
The 1877 Princeton Tigers football team represented the College of New Jersey in the 1877 college football season. The team finished with a 2–0–1 record and was retroactively named national champion by the Billingsley Report and as co-national champion by Parke H. Davis. This season marked the seventh national championship in nine years, and one of 11 in a 13-year period between 1869 and 1881. Princeton defeated Harvard for the first time.
|November 3||Harvard||Princeton, NJ||W 1–0|
|November 17||Columbia||Princeton, NJ||W 4–0|
|December 8||vs. Yale||Hoboken, NJ||T 0–0|
- National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. pp. 105–106. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
- "1877 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.
- Princeton University championships. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 10, 2013.