1920 Harvard Crimson football team

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1920 Harvard Crimson football
Harvard Crimson.svg
National Champions
Conference Independent
1920 record 8–0–1
Head coach Bob Fisher (2nd year)
Home stadium Harvard Stadium
« 1919 1921 »

The 1920 Harvard Crimson football team represented Harvard University. They were led by second year head coach Bob Fisher and played their home games at Harvard Stadium. They finished the season undefeated as were recognized as national champions by the Boand System for the season.[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 25 Holy Cross Harvard StadiumAllston, MA W 3–0  
October 2 Maine Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 41–0  
October 9 Valparaiso Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 21–0  
October 16 Williams Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 38–0  
October 23 Centre Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 31–14  
October 30 Virginia Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 24–0  
November 6 Princeton Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA T 14–14  
November 13 Brown Harvard Stadium • Allston, MA W 27–0  
November 20 at Yale Yale BowlNew Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 9–0  

*Schedule Source:[2]


  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). "National Poll Champions" (PDF). 2012 NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA.org. p. 72. Retrieved April 25, 2013. 
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Harvard Yearly Results: 1920–1924". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved April 25, 2013.