1895 Colorado Silver and Gold football team

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1895 Colorado Silver and Gold football
CFA champion
Conference Colorado Football Association
1895 record 5–1 (3–0 CFA)
Head coach Fred Folsom (1st season)
Home stadium campus fields
Seasons
← 1894
1896 →
1895 CFA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Colorado $ 3 0 0     5 1 0
Colorado Mines 1 1 0     1 1 0
Denver 0 1 1     0 3 2
Colorado College 0 2 1     1 2 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1895 Colorado Silver and Gold football team was an American football team that represented the University of Colorado during the 1895 college football season. The season marked the program's second conference championship and second head coach, Fred Folsom, the team recorded a record of 3–0 in the CFA and 5–1 overall, marking its second conference championship.[1]

Folsom held multiple coaching stints from 1895–1899, 1901–1902, and 1908–1915, ending his tenure with the most wins in program history. Colorado Stadium was renamed as Folsom Field in 1944, following his death.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CUBuffs.com. Colorado Athletic Department. 2015. pp. 128–130. Retrieved September 13, 2016.