1892 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1892 Purdue Boilermakers football
1892 Purdue football team.jpg
ICAA champion
Conference Indiana Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1892 record 8–0 (4–0 ICAA)
Head coach Knowlton Ames (2nd season)
Captain J. C. Teeters
Home stadium Stuart Field
Seasons
← 1891
1893 →
1892 IIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Purdue $ 4 0 0     8 0 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1892 Purdue Boilermakers football team represented Purdue University in the 1892 college football season. In their second year under head coach Knowlton Ames, the Boilermakers compiled an undefeated 8–0 record (5–0 Big Ten) and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 318 to 22, including victories over Illinois (12-6), Wisconsin (32-4), Michigan (24-0), Indiana (68-0), and Chicago (38-0).[1][2] J. C. Teeters was the team captain.[3]

Players[edit]

  • H. L. Browne, quarterback
  • Leon Crowell, left end
  • Larry Downs, left guard
  • Bill Finney, left tackle
  • A. L. Fulkerson, left guard
  • Gerber, left tackle
  • Joe Hudelson, halfback
  • A. P. Jamison, left halfback
  • S. M. Kintner, quarterback
  • Jesse Little, right tackle
  • Walt Muessel, right guard
  • Edwin Olin, end
  • Cecil Polk, right end
  • Archibald Stevenson, center
  • Jimmy Studebaker, fullback
  • Jack Thompson, right halfback

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Purdue Yearly Results (1890-1894)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Purdue 2006 Football Information Guide" (PDF). Purdue University. p. 126. Retrieved December 29, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Purdue 2006 Football Information Guide (Supplemental Material)" (PDF). Purdue University. p. 83 of 97. Retrieved December 29, 2016.