1937 Wisconsin Badgers football team
|1937 Wisconsin Badgers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1937 record||4–3–1 (2–2–1 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Harry Stuhldreher (2nd year)|
|Home stadium||Camp Randall Stadium|
|1937 Big Ten football standings|
|No. 5 Minnesota $||5||–||0||–||0||6||–||2||–||0|
|No. 13 Ohio State||5||–||1||–||0||6||–||2||–||0|
The 1937 Wisconsin Badgers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Wisconsin in the 1937 Big Ten Conference football season. The team compiled a 4–3–1 record (2–2–1 against conference opponents) and finished in a tie for sixth place in the Big Ten Conference. Harry Stuhldreher was in his second year as Wisconsin's head coach.
Fullback Howard Weiss was selected as the team's most valuable player. End Fred Benz was the team captain. Benz and halfback Bill Schmitz were selected as second-team All-Big Ten players by the Associated Press and United Press, respectively.
|September 25||South Dakota State*||Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI||W 32–0|
|October 2||Marquette*||Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI||W 12–0|
|October 9||Chicago||Stagg Field • Chicago, IL||W 27–0|
|October 16||at Iowa||Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI||W 13–6|
|October 23||at No. 3 Pittsburgh*||No. 16||Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA||L 0–21|
|October 30||Northwestern||Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI||L 6–14|
|November 13||Purdue||Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI||T 7–7|
|November 20||at No. 7 Minnesota||Memorial Stadium • Minneapolis, MN (Slab of Bacon)||L 6–13|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. All times are in Central Time.|
- "1937 Wisconsin Badgers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. March 14, 2017.
- "Wisconsin Football 2016 Fact Book" (PDF). University of Wisconsin. 2016. pp. 212, 219. Retrieved March 14, 2017.
- 2016 Fact Book, p. 181.
- 2016 Fact Book, p. 185.
- "Six Schools Get Places on Big Ten Selection". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (AP story). November 23, 1937. p. 20.
- "Big Ten Team Named by United Press". The San Bernardino County Sun. November 21, 1937. p. 18.
- 2016 Fact Book, p. 280.
- 2016 Fact Book, p. 258.