1935 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1935 Purdue Boilermakers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1935 record 4–4 (3–3 Big Ten)
Head coach Noble Kizer (6th season)
Captain E.J. Skoronski
Home stadium Ross–Ade Stadium
Seasons
← 1934
1936 →
1935 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Minnesota + 5 0 0     8 0 0
#5 Ohio State + 5 0 0     7 1 0
Purdue 3 3 0     4 4 0
Indiana 2 2 1     4 3 1
#16 Northwestern 2 3 1     4 3 1
#18 Iowa 1 2 2     4 2 2
Chicago 2 3 0     4 4 0
Michigan 2 3 0     4 4 0
Illinois 1 4 0     3 5 0
Wisconsin 1 4 0     1 7 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from UP Sports Writers

The 1935 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1935 college football season. In their sixth season under head coach Noble Kizer, the Boilermakers compiled a 4–4 record, finished in third place in the Big Ten Conference with a 3–3 record against conference opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 65 to 57. E.J. Skoronski was the team captain.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 5at NorthwesternW 7–030,000[3]
October 12at Fordham*W 20–035,000[4]
October 19at Chicago (rivalry)W 19–025,000[5]
October 26Carnegie Techdagger*L 0–717,000[6]
November 2at MinnesotaL 7–2949,000[7]
November 9at WisconsinL 0–816,595[8]
November 16Iowa
  • Ross–Ade Stadium
  • West Lafayette, IN
W 12–616,000[9]
November 23at Indiana (Old Oaken Bucket)L 0–725,000[10]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1935 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 6, 2015. 
  2. ^ "2016 Boilermaker Football Media Guide" (PDF). Purdue University. 2016. p. 90. 
  3. ^ Wilfrid Smith (October 6, 1935). "Purdue Defeats N.U., 7-0, on 53 Yard Run". Chicago Tribune. pp. II–1, II–2 – via Newspapers.com. 
  4. ^ "Boilermakers Scald Fordham's Ram to Score 20-0 Victory!". Sunday News (New York, NY). October 13, 1935. pp. 94, 100 – via Newspapers.com. 
  5. ^ Harvey Woodruff (October 20, 1935). "Purdue Beats Chicago: Boilermaker 'Cripples' Set Pace in 19 to 0 Triumph". Chicago Tribune. p. II-1, II-2 – via Newspapers.com. 
  6. ^ T. E. Applegate (October 27, 1935). "Carnegie Tech Upsets Boilermakers 7 to 0". The Richmond (IN) Item. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com. 
  7. ^ "Gophers Trounce Purdue, 29-7, to Climax Dads' Day". The Minneapolis Tribune. November 3, 1935. pp. 1, 12 – via Newspapers.com. 
  8. ^ Henry J. McCormick (November 10, 1935). "Bunyan Tales Fade; Badgers Win, 8-0". The Wisconsin State Journal. pp. Sports 1, 3 – via Newspapers.com. 
  9. ^ T. E. Applegate (November 17, 1935). "Indiana, Purdue Hang Up Conference Victories". The Richmond (IN) Item. p. 11 – via Newspapers.com. 
  10. ^ T. E. Applegate (November 24, 1935). "Pass Brings Indiana 7-0 Victory Over Purdue". The Richmond (IN) Item. p. 10 – via Newspapers.com.