1914 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team

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1914 Minnesota Golden Gophers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1914 record 6-1 (3-1 Big Ten)
Head coach Henry L. Williams (15th year)
Home stadium Northrop Field
Seasons
« 1913 1915 »
1914 Big 9 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Illinois $ 6 0 0     7 0 0
Minnesota 3 1 0     6 1 0
Chicago 4 2 1     4 2 1
Wisconsin 2 2 1     4 2 1
Ohio State 2 2 0     5 2 0
Purdue 2 2 0     5 2 0
Iowa 1 2 0     4 3 0
Indiana 1 4 0     3 4 0
Northwestern 0 6 0     1 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1914 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1914 college football season. In their 15th year under head coach Henry L. Williams, the Golden Gophers compiled a 6-1 record (3-1 against Western Conference opponents), finished in second place in the conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 123 to 44.[1] The team's only loss came to conference and national champion Illinois.[2][3]

Lorin Solon was named an All-American by the Associated Press.[4] Solon was also named All-Big Ten first team.[5]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
10/03/1914 North Dakota* Northrop FieldMinneapolis, MN W 28-6  
10/10/1914 Iowa State* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 26-0  
10/17/1914 South Dakota* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 29-7  
10/24/1914 at Iowa Iowa Field • Iowa City, IA W 7-0  
10/31/1914 Illinois Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN L 6-21  
11/14/1914 Wisconsindagger Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 14-3  
11/21/1914 at Chicago Marshall FieldChicago, IL W 13-7  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

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. 196. 
  3. ^ Richard, Campbell; et al. (2007). "Official 2007 NCAA Division I Football Records Book" (– Scholar search). p. 543. 
  4. ^ Keiser, Jeff (2007). "2007 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 179. 
  5. ^ Keiser, Jeff (2007). "2007 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 180.