1902 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1902 Yale Bulldogs football
Co-national champion (Davis)
Conference Independent
1902 record 11–0–1
Head coach Joseph R. Swan (1st year)
Captain George B. Chadwick
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
« 1901 1903 »

The 1902 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1902 college football season. The team finished with an 11–0–1 record and was retroactively named by one selector, Parke H. Davis, as a national champion,along with Michigan.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27 Trinity* Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 40–0  
October 1 Tufts* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 34–6  
October 4 Amherst* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 23–0  
October 8 Wesleyan* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 35–0  
October 11 at Brown* Providence, RI W 10–0  
October 15 Vermont* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 32–0  
October 18 Penn State* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 11–0  
October 25 Syracuse* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 24–0  
November 1 at Army* West Point, NY T 6–6  
November 8 Bucknell* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 36–5  
November 15 at Princeton* Osborne FieldPrinceton, NJ W 12–5  
November 22 Harvard* Yale Field • New Haven, CT (The Game) W 23–0  
*Non-conference game.

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. ^ 1902 Yale University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on April 10, 2014.