1897 Utah Utes football team

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1897 Utah Utes football
Utah Utes - U logo.svg
Conference Independent
1897 record 1–5
Head coach Byron Cummings[1] (1st season)
Seasons
← 1896
1898 →
1897 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Oregon Agricultural         5 0 0
North Carolina         7 3 0
USC         5 1 0
Virginia         6 2 1
Stanford         4 1 0
Notre Dame         4 1 1
Washington Agricultural         2 0 0
Clemson         2 2 0
Oregon         1 1 0
Washington         1 2 0
Montana         1 2 3
Maryland         2 4 0
California         0 3 2
Utah         1 5 0

The 1897 Utah Utes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Utah during the 1897 college football season as an independent. Head coach Byron Cummings led the team to a 1–5 record.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 23 Salt Lake City YMCA Walker Field • Salt Lake City, Utah L 0–8  
November 1 Latter Day Saints College Walker Field • Salt Lake City, Utah W 8–0  
November 5 Collegiate Institute Walker Field • Salt Lake City, Utah L 4–6  
November 25 Salt Lake City YMCA Walker Field • Salt Lake City, Utah L 0–16  
December 4 Brigham Young Academy Walker Field • Salt Lake City, Utah (The Holy War) L 0–14  
December 18 at Brigham Young Academy Unknown location • Provo, Utah (The Holy War) L 0–22  

[2] [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Utah Media Guide: Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah Athletic Department. p. 2. Retrieved 2011-08-06. 
  2. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game 1897". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2010-02-04. 
  3. ^ "Team records for Utah: 1897". College Football Trivia. Retrieved 2010-07-08.