1894 Penn Quakers football team

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1894 Penn Quakers football
Co-national champion (Davis)
Conference Independent
1894 record 12–0
Head coach George W. Woodruff (3rd season)
Seasons
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1894 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         16 0 0
Penn         12 0 0
USC         1 0 0
Michigan         9 1 1
Vanderbilt         7 1 0
Harvard         11 2 0
Georgia         5 1 0
Princeton         8 2 0
Virginia         8 2 0
Chicago         14 7 1
Brown         10 5 0
Notre Dame         3 1 1
Alabama         3 1 0
Minnesota         3 1 0
Wisconsin         5 2 0
Beloit         6 3 0
North Carolina         6 3 0
Stanford         6 3 0
LSU         2 1 0
Oregon Agricultural         2 1 0
Cornell         6 4 1
Army         3 2 0
Amherst         7 5 0
Illinois         4 3 0
Maryland         4 3 0
Trinity (CT)         4 3 0
Dartmouth         5 4 0
Tufts         6 5 0
Washington Agricultural         1 1 0
Washington         1 1 1
California         0 1 2
Oregon         1 2 1
Utah         1 2 0
Lake Forest         3 4 0
Sewanee         3 4 0
Lafayette         5 6 0
Lehigh         5 9 0
Auburn         1 3 0
Williams         1 3 0
MIT         1 4 0
Northwestern         1 5 0
Georgia Tech         0 3 0
Wesleyan         0 5 0

The 1894 Penn Quakers football team represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1894 college football season. The team finished with a 12–0 record and was retroactively named as a co-national champion by one selector, Parke H. Davis.[1] They outscored their opponents 366 to 20.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
October 3 at Franklin & Marshall* Lancaster, PA W 34–0  
October 6 Swarthmore* Philadelphia, PA W 66–0  
October 10 Crescent AC (NY)* Philadelphia, PA W 22–0  
October 13 Georgetown* Philadelphia, PA W 46–0  
October 17 Lehigh* Philadelphia, PA W 30–0  
October 20 at Crescent AC (NY)* New York, NY W 80–10  
October 26 vs. Virginia* Washington, D.C. W 14–6  
October 27 at Navy* Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 12–0  
October 31 Lafayette* Philadelphia, PA W 26–0  
November 10 vs. Princeton* Trenton, NJ W 12–0  
November 17 Cornell* Philadelphia, PA W 6–0  
November 29 Harvard* Philadelphia, PA W 18–4  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 107. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ 1894 University of Pennsylvania football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 8, 2013.