1895 Cornell Big Red football team

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1895 Cornell Big Red football
Conference Independent
1895 record 3–4–1
Head coach Marshall Newell (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1894
1896 →
1895 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn         14 0 0
Yale         13 0 2
Princeton         10 1 1
Michigan         8 1 0
Chicago         10 3 0
Virginia         9 3 0
Harvard         8 2 1
North Carolina         7 1 1
Minnesota         7 3 0
Lafayette         6 2 0
Oregon         4 0 0
Stanford         4 0 1
Washington         4 0 1
Tufts         8 5 0
Wesleyan         6 3 0
Army         5 2 0
Wisconsin         5 2 1
Illinois         4 2 1
Notre Dame         3 1 0
Washington Agricultural         2 0 0
California         3 1 1
Northwestern         6 5 0
Purdue         4 3 0
Brown         7 6 1
USC         0 1 1
Cornell         3 4 1
Utah         0 1 0
Iowa State         3 4 0
Oregon Agricultural         0 2 1
MIT         1 4 0
Trinity (CT)         1 4 0
Lehigh         3 6 0
Lake Forest         1 6 0

The 1895 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1895 college football season. In their second season under head coach Marshall Newell, the Big Red compiled a 3–4–1 record and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 162 to 82.[1][2] Quarterback Clint Wyckoff was selected by both Walter Camp and Caspar Whitney as a first-team player on the 1895 College Football All-America Team and was later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 26 Syracuse
W 8–0
October 5 Penn State
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
T 0–0
October 12 Western Reserve
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 12–4
October 19 Lafayette
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 0–6
October 26 at Harvard
L 0–25
November 9 vs. Princeton
  • New York, NY
L 0–6
November 16 Brown
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 6–4
November 28 at Penn (rivalry)
L 2–46

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1895–1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1895 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015.