1905 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team

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1905 Minnesota Golden Gophers football
Conference Western Conference
1905 record 10–1 (2–1 Western)
Head coach Henry L. Williams (6th season)
Captain Earl Current
Home stadium Northrop Field
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →
1905 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Chicago $ 7 0 0     11 0 0
Michigan 2 1 0     12 1 0
Minnesota 2 1 0     10 1 0
Purdue 1 1 1     6 1 1
Wisconsin 1 2 0     8 2 0
Indiana 0 1 1     8 1 1
Iowa 0 2 0     8 2 0
Northwestern 0 2 0     8 2 1
Illinois 0 3 0     5 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1905 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1905 Western Conference football season. In their sixth year under head coach Henry L. Williams, the Golden Gophers compiled a 10–1 record (2–1 against Western Conference opponents), shut out 9 of 11 opponents, and outscored all opponents 542 to 22.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 23 Twin Cities Central High* Northrop FieldMinneapolis, MN W 74–0   3,500
September 30 Shattuck/Pillsbury Academy* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 54–0   1,500
September 30 St. Thomas (MN)* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 42–0   1,500
October 7 North Dakota Agricultural* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 45–0   2,000
October 14 Iowa State* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 42–0   1,000
October 21 Iowa Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) W 39–0   3,550
October 28 Lawrence* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 46–0   1,000
November 4 Wisconsin Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) L 12–16   25,000
November 11 South Dakota* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 81–0   1,000
November 18 Nebraska* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) W 35–0   10,000
November 25 Northwestern Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 72–6   5,000
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1905 Minnesota Golden Gophers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 1, 2017.