1895 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1895 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1895 record 5–3–1 (3–0 SIAA)
Head coach C. L. Upton (1st season)
Captain Phil Connell
Home stadium Dudley Field
Seasons
← 1894
1896 →
1895 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt 3 0 0     5 3 1
Auburn 2 1 0     2 1 0
Georgia 2 2 0     3 4 0
Sewanee 0 2 0     2 2 1
Alabama 0 2 0     0 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1895 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University during the 1895 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season was a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA).[1] The team's head coach was C. L. Upton, who only coached one season in that capacity, at Vanderbilt for one year.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 12 at Missouri* Missouri L 0–16    
October 19 at Central (KY)* Richmond, Kentucky W 10–0    
October 28 North Carolina* Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee L 0–12    
November 2 Centre* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee T 0–0    
November 9 Auburn Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee W 9–6    
November 12 at Nashville Athletic Club* Nashville, Tennessee W 20–4    
November 16 vs. Virginia* Atlanta L 4–6   3,000
November 23 Georgia Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) W 6–0   1,200
November 28 Sewanee Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) W 18–6    
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hall and Campus". The Atlanta Constitution. December 9, 1895. p. 2. Retrieved December 13, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read