1884 Princeton Tigers football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1884 Princeton Tigers football
Princeton football team, 1884.jpg
IFA co-champion
National champion (Billingsley)
Co-national champion (Davis)
Conference Intercollegiate Football Association
1884 record 9–0–1 (?–? IFA)
Head coach No coach
Seasons
← 1883
1885 →
1884 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Princeton         9 0 1
Yale         8 0 1
Michigan         2 0 0
Williams         2 0 0
Navy         1 0 0
Wabash         1 0 0
Penn         5 1 1
Fordham         5 1 0
Harvard         7 4 0
Butler         1 1 0
Columbia         1 1 0
Rutgers         3 4 0
Stevens Tech         4 5 0
Wesleyan         3 5 0
Dartmouth         1 2 1
Massachusetts         1 2 0
Lafayette         2 5 0
Tufts         0 1 1
Albion         0 1 0
CCNY         0 1 0
DePauw         0 1 0
Johns Hopkins         0 2 0
Amherst         0 3 0
Lehigh         0 4 0

The 1884 Princeton Tigers football team represented the College of New Jersey in the 1884 college football season. They finished with a 9–0–1 record and were retroactively named co-national champions by the Billingsley Report and Parke H. Davis.[1] This season marked Princeton's 12th football national championship.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 at Rutgers New Brunswick, NJ W 23–5  
October 8 at Stevens Tech Hoboken, NJ W 4–0  
October 15 Wesleyan Princeton, NJ W 22–2  
October 18 Rutgers Princeton, NJ W 35–0  
October 25 at Penn Philadelphia, PA W 31–0  
October 29 Lafayette Princeton, NJ W 140–0  
November 1 Stevens Tech Princeton, NJ W 56–0  
November 8 Johns Hopkins Princeton, NJ W 57–0  
November 19 at Harvard Cambridge, MA W 36–6  
November 27 vs. Yale New York, NY T 0–0  
*Non-conference game.

[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1884 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.