1927 Columbia Lions football team

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1927 Columbia Lions football
ConferenceIndependent
1927 record5–2–2
Head coachCharles Crowley (3rd season)
Home stadiumBaker Field
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Eastern college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Tufts         8 0 0
Geneva         8 0 1
Army         9 1 0
Pittsburgh         8 1 1
Temple         7 1 0
Yale         7 1 0
Princeton         6 1 0
Villanova         6 1 0
Penn State         6 2 1
Carnegie Tech         5 2 1
Columbia         5 2 2
Colgate         4 2 3
Penn         6 4 0
Syracuse         5 3 2
Carnegie Tech         5 4 1
Boston College         4 4 0
Harvard         4 4 0
Rutgers         4 4 0
Duquesne         4 4 1
Cornell         3 3 2
Drexel         3 5 1
Fordham         3 5 0
Brown         3 6 1
Franklin & Marshall         1 7 1

The 1927 Columbia Lions football team was an American football team that represented Columbia University as an independent during the 1927 college football season. In its third season under head coach Charles Crowley, the team compiled a 5–2–2 record and outscored opponents 135 to 54, with five shutouts.[1] The team played its home games at Baker Field in Upper Manhattan.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 24VermontW 32–0
October 1Union (NY)
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
W 28–0
October 8Wesleyan
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
W 28–0
October 15Colgate
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
L 7–13
October 22Williams
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
W 19–0
October 29at CornellT 0–0
November 5Johns Hopkins
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
T 7–7
November 12at PennL 0–27
November 24Syracuse
  • Baker Field
  • New York, NY
W 14–7

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1927 Columbia Lions Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 8, 2019.