1895 Northwestern Purple football team

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1895 Northwestern Purple football
Conference Independent
1895 record 6–5
Head coach Alvin H. Culver (1st season)
Home stadium Northwestern Field
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 Northwestern Purple team represented Northwestern University during the 1895 college football season; in their first year under head coach Jesse Van Doozer, the Purple compiled a 6–5 record.[1]

Schedule[edit]

  1. Sep 21, 1895: vs. Wisconsin, Loss, 6-12 (game played in Milwaukee)
  2. Sep 28, 1895: Iowa State, Loss, 0-36
  3. Oct 3, 1895: Evanston High, Win, 16-0
  4. Oct 5, 1895: Beloit, Win, 34-6
  5. Oct 12, 1895: Armour, Win, 44-0
  6. Oct 19, 1895: at Chicago, Win, 22-6
  7. Oct 31, 1895: Lake Forest, Win, 24-0
  8. Nov 2, 1895: at Purdue, Win, 24-6
  9. Nov 9, 1895: at Missouri, Loss, 18-22 (game played in St. Louis)
  10. Nov 16, 1895: Chicago, Loss, 0-6
  11. Nov 23, 1895: at Illinois, Loss, 4-38

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1895 Northwestern Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 22, 2016.