1881 Columbia Lions football team

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1881 Columbia Lions football
ConferenceIndependent
1881 record3–3–1
Head coachNone
CaptainB. P. Clark
Seasons
← 1880
1882 →
1881 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Richmond         2 0 0
Georgetown         1 0 0
Yale         5 0 1
Princeton         7 0 2
Penn State         1 0 0
Dartmouth         1 0 1
Harvard         6 1 1
Massachusetts         2 1 1
Kentucky University         2 1 0
Columbia         3 3 1
Rutgers         2 4 1
Stevens         1 2 1
Kentucky State College         1 2 0
CCNY         1 1 1
Amherst         0 3 2
Lewisburg         0 1 0
MIT         0 1 0
Wesleyan         0 1 0
Randolph–Macon         0 2 0
Michigan         0 3 0
Penn         0 5 0

The 1881 Columbia Lions football team represented Columbia University in the 1881 college football season.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultSource
October 31at StevensHoboken, NJW 3–1
November 5at HarvardL 0–1
November 8at RutgersNew Brunswick, NJT 0–0
November 12PrincetonL 0–1
November 17Yale
  • Polo Grounds
  • New York, NY
L 0–1[3]
November 23Rutgers
  • Polo Grounds
  • New York, NY
W 1–0
November 262:40 p.m.Penn
  • Polo Grounds
  • New York, NY
W 2–0[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1881 Columbia University football scores and results Archived August 28, 2016, at the Wayback Machine. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on September 26, 2013.
  2. ^ "2016 Record Book Columbia Football". gocolumbialions.com. Columbia Athletics. Retrieved December 2, 2016.
  3. ^ "Pretty Lively Football: Yale Defeats Columbia After a Long and Hot Battle". The Sun. November 17, 1881. p. 3 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Columbia Wins By Rushing". The New York Times. New York, NY. November 27, 1881. p. 10. Retrieved May 1, 2020 – via Newspapers.com open access.