1909 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1909 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Conference Independent
1909 record 7–0
Head coach Hugo Bezdek (2nd year)
Home stadium The Hill
Seasons
« 1908 1910 »

The 1909 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas during the 1909 college football season. In their second year under head coach Hugo Bezdek, the Razorbacks compiled a 7–0 record, shut out four of seven opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 186 to 18.[1][2]

Oklahoma disputes the score of a 21–6 Arkansas win on October 23, but the team achieved its first ever perfect season at 7-0.[3]

Amos Alonzo Stagg traveled to Little Rock and refereed the Arkansas-Washington game on Thanksgiving Day.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2, 1909 Henderson State The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 24–0  
October 9, 1909 at Drury College Springfield, MO W 12–6  
October 16, 1909 Wichita State The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 23–6  
October 23, 1909 Oklahoma The Hill • Fayetteville, AR W 21–6  
October 30, 1909 at Ouachita Arkadelphia, AR W 56–0  
November 13, 1909 vs. LSU Memphis, TN W 16–0  
November 25, 1909 Washington (Missouri) Little Rock, AR W 34–0  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arkansas Yearly Results (1905-1909)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 5, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1909 Arkansas Razorbacks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 5, 2015. 
  3. ^ Howell, James. "Oklahoma Historical Scores." Scores (1903, 1905, 1909, 1912–present). Retrieved on April 6, 2008.
  4. ^ Henry, Orville and Jim Bailey. "The Razorbacks: A Story of Arkansas Football".University of Arkansas Press, 1996.