1920 Stanford football team

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1920 Stanford football
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
1920 record4–3 (2–1 PCC)
Head coachWalter D. Powell (1st season)
Home stadiumStanford Field
Seasons
← 1919
1921 →
1920 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
California $ 3 0 0     9 0 0
Stanford 2 1 0     4 3 0
Oregon 1 1 1     3 2 1
Washington State 1 1 0     5 1 0
Oregon Agricultural 1 2 1     2 2 2
Washington 0 3 0     1 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1920 Stanford football team represented Stanford University in the 1920 college football season. They were coached by Walter D. Powell in his only season coaching the football team. Home games were played on campus at Stanford Field.[1][2]

On November 6, Stanford defeated Washington 3–0 in Seattle. It was the final game ever at Denny Field,[3] the predecessor of Husky Stadium, which opened three weeks later.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 2St. Mary's*W 41–0
October 9Olympic Club*
  • Stanford Field
  • Stanford, CA
L 7–10
October 16USC*L 0–10
October 23Santa Clara*
  • Stanford Field
  • Stanford, CA
W 21–7
October 30Oregon
  • Stanford Field
  • Stanford, CA
W 10–0
November 6WashingtonW 3–0
November 22CaliforniaL 0–38
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official results from "Stanford Football Media Guide" (PDF). p. 142. Retrieved October 20, 2014.
  2. ^ "Stanford Game-by-Game Results; 1920–1923". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2012-11-02. Retrieved October 20, 2014.
  3. ^ a b "Stanford wins over Washington when Templeton's toe scores goal". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 7, 1920. p. 3, part 4.