1889 Cornell Big Red football team

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1889 Cornell Big Red football
1889 Cornell Varsity Football Team.jpg
Conference Independent
1889 record 8–4
Head coach No coach
Seasons
← 1888
1890 →

The 1889 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1889 college football season. The team compiled an 8–4 record and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 354 to 130.[1][2] No Cornell players received honors on the 1889 College Football All-America Team.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 5 Bucknell W 66–0
October 12 Lafayette
  • Ithaca, NY
W 10–0
October 15 at Yale L 6–56
October 19 Rochester
  • Ithaca, NY
W 124–0
November 2 Stevens
  • Ithaca, NY
W 39–4
November 9 Yale
  • Ithaca, NY
L 0–70
November 23 Michigan
  • Buffalo, NY
W 66–0
November 26 at Columbia W 20–0
November 28 Lafayette
  • Syracuse, NY
W 24–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1887–1889)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1889 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015.