1935 Wisconsin Badgers football team

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1935 Wisconsin Badgers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1935 record 1–7 (1–4 Big Ten)
Head coach Clarence Spears (4th season)
MVP Eddie Jankowski
Captain Ray Davis
Home stadium Camp Randall 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 Wisconsin Badgers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Wisconsin in the 1935 Big Ten Conference football season. The team compiled a 1–7 record (1–4 against conference opponents) and finished in a tie for ninth place in the Big Ten Conference. Clarence Spears was in his fourth and final year as Wisconsin's head coach.[1][2] This was the first time since 1918 that the Badgers lost their opening game of the season.

Fullback Eddie Jankowski was selected as the team's most valuable player.[3] Ray Davis was the team captain.[4]

The team played its home games at Camp Randall Stadium, which had a capacity of 32,700.[5] During the 1935 season, the average attendance at home games was 15,889.[6]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
September 28 South Dakota State* Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI L 6–13  
October 5 Marquette* Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI L 0–33  
October 12 Notre Dame* Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI L 0–27  
October 19 Michigan Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI L 12–20  
October 26 at Chicago Stagg FieldChicago, IL L 0–7  
November 9 Purduedagger Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI W 8–0  
November 16 at Northwestern Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL L 13–32  
November 23 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN (Slab of Bacon) L 7–33  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1935 Wisconsin Badgers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. March 14, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Wisconsin Football 2016 Fact Book" (PDF). University of Wisconsin. 2016. pp. 212, 218. Retrieved March 14, 2017. 
  3. ^ 2016 Fact Book, p. 181.
  4. ^ 2016 Fact Book, p. 185.
  5. ^ 2016 Fact Book, p. 280.
  6. ^ 2016 Fact Book, p. 258.