1895 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1895 Yale Bulldogs football
1895 Yale Bulldogs (team picture).jpg
Co-national champion (Davis)
ConferenceIndependent
1895 record13–0–2
Head coachJohn A. Hartwell (1st season)
CaptainSam Thorne
Home stadiumYale Field
Seasons
← 1894
1896 →
1895 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn         14 0 0
Yale         13 0 2
Princeton         10 1 1
Michigan         8 1 0
Chicago         10 3 0
Virginia         9 3 0
Harvard         8 2 1
North Carolina         7 1 1
Minnesota         7 3 0
Lafayette         6 2 0
Oregon         4 0 0
Stanford         4 0 1
Washington         4 0 1
Tufts         8 5 0
Wesleyan         6 3 0
Army         5 2 0
Wisconsin         5 2 1
Illinois         4 2 1
Notre Dame         3 1 0
Washington Agricultural         2 0 0
California         3 1 1
Northwestern         6 5 0
Purdue         4 3 0
Brown         7 6 1
USC         0 1 1
Cornell         3 4 1
Utah         0 1 0
Iowa State         3 4 0
Oregon Agricultural         0 2 1
Delaware         1 3 0
MIT         1 4 0
Trinity (CT)         1 4 0
Lehigh         3 6 0
Lake Forest         1 6 0

The 1895 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1895 college football season. The team finished with a 13–0–2 record and was retroactively named as a co-national champion by one selector, Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28at Trinity (CT)Hartford, CTW 8–0
October 2BrownW 4–0
October 5at Union (NY)Schenectady, NYW 26–0
October 9Amherst
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 36–0
October 12Crescent Athletic Club
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 8–2
October 16vs. DartmouthW 26–0
October 19at Orange Athletic ClubOrange, NJW 24–12
October 23Williams
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 54–0
October 26Boston AA
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
T 0–0
October 30Dartmouth
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 32–0
November 2at ArmyW 28–8
November 6Carlisle
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 18–0
November 9at BrownProvidence, RIT 6–6
November 16at Orange Athletic ClubOrange, NJW 26–0
November 23vs. PrincetonW 20–10

[2]

Posed photo of the full roster of the 1895 Yale football team.

Footnotes[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. ^ a b "1887 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.