1910 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team

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1910 Minnesota Golden Gophers football
Western Conference champion
Conference Western Conference
1910 record 6–1 (2–0 Western)
Captain Lisle Johnston
Home stadium Northrop Field
Seasons
← 1909
1911 →
1910 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Illinois + 4 0 0     7 0 0
Minnesota + 2 0 0     6 1 0
Indiana 3 1 0     5 1 0
Iowa 1 1 0     5 2 0
Chicago 2 4 0     2 5 0
Wisconsin 1 2 1     1 2 2
Northwestern 1 2 1     1 3 1
Purdue 0 4 0     1 5 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1910 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1910 college football season. In their 11th year under head coach Henry L. Williams, the Golden Gophers compiled a 6–1 record (2–0 against Western Conference opponents), won the conference championship, shut out their first six opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 179 to 6. The team lost only one game, falling to Michigan, 6–0, in the final game of the season.[1]

Tackle James Walker was named an All-American by Walter Camp.[2] Fullback Lisle Johnston, quarterback John McGovern, halfback Reuben Rosenwald and tackle James Walker were named All-Big Ten first team.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 24 Lawrence* Northrop FieldMinneapolis, MN W 34–0   4,000
October 1 South Dakota* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 17–0   5,000
October 8 Iowa State* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 49–0   8,000
October 15 Nebraska* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) W 27–0   15,000
October 29 at Chicago Marshall FieldChicago, IL W 24–0    
November 12 Wisconsin Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) W 28–0   18,000
November 19 at Michigan* Ferry FieldAnn Arbor, MI (Little Brown Jug) L 0–6   18,000
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minnesota Yearly Results (1910-1914)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  2. ^ Keiser, Jeff (2007). "2007 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 179. 
  3. ^ Keiser, Jeff (2007). "2007 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 180.