1911 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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1911 Penn State Nittany Lions football
Penn State Football 1911.jpg
Co-national champion (NCF)
Conference Independent
1911 record 8–0–1
Head coach Bill Hollenback (1st year of 2nd stint; 2nd overall year)
Home stadium New Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1910
1912 →

The 1911 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented Penn State University during the 1911 college football season. Undefeated, but with one tie,[1] the team was recognized retroactively as a national champion by the National Championship Foundation.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 Geneva New Beaver FieldState College, PA W 57–0  
October 7 Gettysburg New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 31–0  
October 14 at Cornell Ithaca, NY W 5–0  
October 21 Villanova New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 18–0  
October 28 at Pennsylvania Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 22–6  
November 4 St. Bonaventure New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 46–0  
November 11 Colgate New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 17–9  
November 18 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD T 0–0  
November 30 at Pittsburgh Forbes FieldPittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) W 3–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Penn State Yearly Results (1910-1914)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.