1901 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1901 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion (Davis)
Conference Independent
1901 record 11–1–1
Head coach George S. Stillman (1st season)
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1900
1902 →
1901 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Harvard         12 0 0
Yale         11 1 1
California         9 0 1
Stetson         1 0 0
Cornell         11 1 0
Dartmouth         10 1 0
Massachusetts         9 1 0
Princeton         9 1 1
Notre Dame         8 1 1
Kentucky U.         7 1 1
Army         5 1 2
Connecticut         8 2 0
Virginia         8 2 0
Arizona         4 1 0
Washington Agricultural         4 1 0
Nebraska         7 2 0
Western U. of Penn         7 2 1
Lafayette         9 3 0
Utah         3 1 0
Penn         10 5 0
Gallaudet         4 2 2
William & Mary         2 1 1
Columbia         8 5 0
Baylor         5 3 0
Penn State         5 3 0
Ohio State         5 3 1
VMI         4 3 0
Washington         4 3 0
Navy         6 4 1
Stanford         3 2 2
Oklahoma         3 2 0
Drake         4 4 0
Detroit         3 3 0
Kansas State         3 4 1
Michigan Agricultural         3 4 1
Oregon         3 4 1
Carlisle         5 7 1
Montana         2 3 0
Oklahoma A&M         2 3 0
Villanova         2 3 0
Arkansas         3 5 0
Kansas         3 5 2
Furman         1 2 1
Texas A&M         1 4 0
Missouri         1 6 1
Maryland         1 7 0
Boston College         1 8 0
Florida Agricultural         0 1 0
Kendall         0 1 0
USC         0 1 0
Rhode Island         0 2 0
Rutgers         0 7 0

The 1901 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1901 college football season. The team finished with an 11–1–1 record and were retroactively named as the national champion by one selector, Parke H. Davis. Michigan compiled an 11–0 record, outscored its opponents 550–0, and was selected as the national champion by three selectors.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 Trinity (CT) Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 23–0  
October 2 Amherst Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 6–0  
October 5 Tufts Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 29–5  
October 9 Wesleyan Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 24–0  
October 12 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 24–0  
October 16 Bowdoin Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 45–0  
October 19 Penn State Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 22–0  
October 22 Bates Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 21–0  
October 26 Columbia Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 10–5  
November 2 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY T 5–5  
November 9 Orange Athletic Club Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 30–0  
November 16 Princeton Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
November 23 at Harvard Soldier's FieldCambridge, MA (The Game) L 0–22  

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1901 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.