1894 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1894 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion (Billingsley, Helms, NCF)
Co-national champion (Davis)
Conference Independent
1894 record 16–0
Head coach William Rhodes (2nd season)
Captain Frank Hinkey
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1893
1895 →
1894 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         16 0 0
Penn         12 0 0
Western Reserve         7 0 0
USC         1 0 0
Michigan         9 1 1
Vanderbilt         7 1 0
Harvard         11 2 0
Georgia         5 1 0
Princeton         8 2 0
Virginia         8 2 0
Chicago         14 7 1
Brown         10 5 0
Notre Dame         3 1 1
Alabama         3 1 0
Minnesota         3 1 0
Wisconsin         5 2 0
Beloit         6 3 0
North Carolina         6 3 0
Stanford         6 3 0
LSU         2 1 0
Oregon Agricultural         2 1 0
Cornell         6 4 1
Army         3 2 0
Amherst         7 5 0
Illinois         4 3 0
Trinity (CT)         4 3 0
Tufts         6 5 0
Washington Agricultural         1 1 0
Washington         1 1 1
California         0 1 2
Oregon         1 2 1
Utah         1 2 0
Lake Forest         3 4 0
Sewanee         3 4 0
Lafayette         5 6 0
Lehigh         5 9 0
Auburn         1 3 0
Williams         1 3 0
MIT         1 4 0
Northwestern         1 5 0
Georgia Tech         0 3 0
Wesleyan         0 5 0

The 1894 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1894 college football season. The team finished with a 16–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Billingsley Report, Helms Athletic Foundation, and National Championship Foundation, and as a co-national champion by Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 at Trinity (CT) Hartford, CT W 42–0  
October 3 Brown Yale FieldNew Haven, CT (rivalry) W 28–0  
October 6 Crescent Athletic Club Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 10–0  
October 10 Williams Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 23–4  
October 13 vs. Lehigh New York, NY W 34–0  
October 17 vs. Dartmouth Hampden Park • Springfield, MA (rivalry) W 34–0  
October 24 Boston AA Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 23–0  
October 25 at Orange Athletic Club Orange, NJ W 24–0  
October 27 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY W 12–5  
October 31 Volunteer (NY) Athletic Club Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 42–0  
November 3 Brown Providence, RI (rivalry) W 12–0  
November 7 Tufts Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 67–0  
November 10 vs. Lehigh New York, NY W 50–0  
November 14 Chicago Athletic Association Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 48–0  
November 24 vs. Harvard Hampden Park • Springfield, MA (rivalry) W 12–4  
December 1 vs. Princeton New York, NY (rivalry) W 24–0  

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References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 107. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1894 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.