1894 Penn Quakers football team

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1894 Penn Quakers football
Co-national champion (Davis)
ConferenceIndependent
1894 record12–0
Head coachGeorge Washington Woodruff (3rd season)
CaptainAlden Knipe
Seasons
← 1893
1895 →
1894 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         16 0 0
Penn         12 0 0
Western Reserve         7 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
Trinity (CT)         4 3 0
Tufts         6 5 0
Washington Agricultural         1 1 0
Texas A&M         1 1 0
Washington         1 1 1
Georgetown         4 5 0
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]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 3at Franklin & MarshallLancaster, PAW 34–0
October 6SwarthmorePhiladelphia, PAW 66–0
October 10Crescent AC (NY)Philadelphia, PAW 22–0
October 13GeorgetownPhiladelphia, PAW 46–0
October 17LehighPhiladelphia, PAW 30–0
October 20at Crescent AC (NY)New York, NYW 80–10
October 26vs. VirginiaWashington, DCW 14–6
October 27at NavyW 12–0
October 31LafayettePhiladelphia, PAW 26–0
November 10vs. PrincetonTrenton, NJ (rivalry)W 12–0
November 17CornellPhiladelphia, PA (rivalry)W 6–0
November 29HarvardPhiladelphia, PA (rivalry)W 18–4

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 Archived 2013-10-09 at the Wayback Machine. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 8, 2013.