1919 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team

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1919 Minnesota Golden Gophers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1919 record 4–2–1 (3–2 Big Ten)
Head coach Henry L. Williams (20th year)
Home stadium Northrop Field
Seasons
← 1918
1920 →
1919 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Illinois $ 6 1 0     6 1 0
Ohio State 3 1 0     6 1 0
Chicago 4 2 0     5 2 0
Wisconsin 3 2 0     5 2 0
Minnesota 3 2 0     4 2 1
Iowa 2 2 0     5 2 0
Michigan 1 4 0     3 4 0
Northwestern 1 4 0     2 5 0
Indiana 0 2 0     3 4 0
Purdue 0 3 0     2 4 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1919 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1919 college football season. In their 20th year under head coach Henry L. Williams, the Golden Gophers compiled a 4–2–1 record (3–2 against Big Ten Conference opponents).[1] The 1919 team finished in a tie for fourth place in the Big Ten. Halfback Arnold Oss was named All-Big Ten first team.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 4 North Dakota* Northrop FieldMinneapolis, MN W 39–0   7,500
October 11 Nebraska* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) T 6–6   7,000
October 18 at Indiana Indianapolis, IN W 20–6   10,000
October 25 Iowa Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) L 6–9   12,000
November 1 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI (Rivalry) W 19–7   20,000
November 8 Illinoisdagger Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN L 6–10   25,000
November 22 at Michigan Ferry FieldAnn Arbor, MI (Little Brown Jug) W 34–7   30,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minnesota Yearly Results (1915-1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  2. ^ Keiser, Jeff (2007). "2007 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 180.