1892 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1892 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Conference Independent
1892 record 3–2–1
Head coach Unknown
Captain Richard S. Thomas Jr.
Home stadium Madison Hall Field
Seasons
← 1891
1893 →
1892 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn         15 1 0
Yale         13 0 0
Princeton         12 2 0
Harvard         10 1 0
North Carolina         5 1 0
Chicago         8 4 1
Sewanee         5 1 1
Navy         5 2 0
Illinois         7 4 1
Colorado         3 2 0
Virginia         3 2 1
California         2 1 1
Stanford         1 0 2
Vanderbilt         4 4 0
Alabama         2 2 0
Auburn         2 2 0
Notre Dame         1 1 0
Stevens         1 1 0
Washington         1 1 0
Utah         0 1 0
Rutgers         3 5 1
Tennessee         2 5 0
Lafayette         5 7 0
Georgia Tech         0 3 0
Maryland         0 3 0
Lehigh         3 6 0

The 1892 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1892 college football season. The team had no known coach, posting a 3–2–1 record and claims a Southern championship even though it was defeated by North Carolina in a rematch.[1] Those games with UNC mark the beginning of the South's Oldest Rivalry.

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Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 11, 1892 Penn Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA L 0–32  
October 22, 1892 North Carolina Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 30–18  
October 29, 1892 vs. Sewanee Richmond, VA W 30–0  
November 16, 1892 Georgetown Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA T 4–4  
November 24, 1892 vs. Trinity Atlanta, GA W 46–4  
November 26, 1892 vs. North Carolina Atlanta, GA L 0–26  
*Non-conference game.

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