1896 Washington football team

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1896 Washington football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Independent
1896 record 2–3
Head coach Ralph Nichols (2nd year)
Captain Jack Lindsay
Home stadium Denny Field
Seasons
← 1895
1897 →
1896 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Virginia         7 2 2
California         6 2 2
Maryland         6 2 2
Washington Agricultural         2 0 1
Oregon         2 1 0
Utah         3 2 0
Notre Dame         4 3 0
Clemson         2 1 0
Stanford         2 1 1
Washington         2 3 0
Oregon Michigan         1 2 1
Oregon Agricultural         1 2 0
North Carolina         3 4 1
USC         0 3 0

The 1896 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1896 college football season. In its second season under coach Ralph Nichols, the team compiled a 2–3 record and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 40 to 20.[1] Jack Lindsay was the team captain.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 24 Seattle A.C. Denny FieldSeattle, WA L 4–6   300
November 14 at Port Townsend A.C. Port Townsend, WA L 0–18   100
December 12 at Multnomah A.C. Portland, OR L 0–10   100
December 15 Seattle YMCA Denny Field • Seattle, WA W 4–0   100
December 19 Seattle A.C. Denny Field • Seattle, WA W 12–6   500

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 12, 2015.