1886 California Golden Bears football team

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1886 California Golden Bears football
Conference Independent
1886 record 6–2–1
Head coach Oscar S. Howard (1st season)
Seasons
1887 →
1886 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         9 0 1
Princeton         7 0 1
Michigan         2 0 0
Harvard         12 2 0
California         6 2 1
Massachusetts         2 1 0
Navy         3 3 0
Dartmouth         2 2 0
Rutgers         1 3 0
Northwestern         0 1 0
Vermont         0 1 0
Minnesota         0 2 0

The 1886 California Golden Bears football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Berkeley during the 1886 college football season. The team was the first team to represent the University, the team competed as an independent under head coach Oscar S. Howard and compiled a record of 6–2–1.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
January 16 Wasps* Berkeley, CA W 20–2  
February 6 vs. Orions* Oakland, CA L 10–12  
February 22 Hastings Law College* Berkeley, CA W 1–0  
March 13 Reliance Athletic Club* Berkeley, CA T 12–12  
March 27 Reliance Athletic Club* Berkeley, CA W 10–0  
April 30 Orions* Berkeley, CA W 29–2  
May 5 Reliance Athletic Club* Berkeley, CA L 4–7  
May 21 Wasps* Berkeley, CA W 1–0  
May 22 Hastings Law College* Berkeley, CA W 1–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from no. All times are in Pacific Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CalBears.com. Cal Golden Bears Athletics. p. 160. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 26, 2016. Retrieved October 20, 2016. 
  2. ^ 2015 Football Information Guide (PDF). Cal Athletics. 2015. p. 1962. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-10-26.