1896 California Golden Bears football team

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1896 California Golden Bears football
Conference Independent
1896 record 6–2–2
Head coach Frank Butterworth (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1895
1897 →
1896 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Virginia         7 2 2
California         6 2 2
Washington Agricultural         2 0 1
Oregon         2 1 0
Utah         3 2 0
Notre Dame         4 3 0
Clemson         2 1 0
Stanford         2 1 1
Washington         2 3 0
Michigan Agricultural         1 2 1
Oregon Agricultural         1 2 0
North Carolina         3 4 1
USC         0 3 0
Indiana State Normal         0 1 0

The 1896 California Golden Bears football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Berkeley during the 1896 college football season. The team competed as an independent under head coach Frank Butterworth and compiled a record of 6–2–2.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 3 vs. Reliance Athletic Club* Central ParkSan Francisco, CA L 2–12  
October 6 vs. Olympic Club* Central Park • San Francisco, CA T 0–0  
October 10 vs. Reliance Athletic Club* Central Park • San Francisco, CA T 0–0  
October 17 vs. Olympic Club* Central Park • San Francisco, CA W 24–8  
November 3 vs. Reliance Athletic Club* Central Park • San Francisco, CA W 16–10  
November 26 vs. Stanford* Central Park • San Francisco, CA (6th Big Game) L 0–20   15,000
December 25 at Los Angeles Athletic Club* Los Angeles, CA W 14–0  
December 29 at Redlands High* Redlands High School • Redlands, CA W 32–0  
December 31 at San Diego High* San Diego High School • San Diego, CA W 52–0  
January 1 at Whittier* Whittier, CA W 10–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Pacific Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CalBears.com. Cal Golden Bears Athletics. p. 160. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 26, 2016. Retrieved October 20, 2016. 
  2. ^ 2015 Football Information Guide (PDF). Cal Athletics. 2015. p. 1962. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-10-26. 
  3. ^ Sheehan, Jack; Honig, Louis (1900). The Games of California and Stanford. San Francisco: Commercial Publishing Company. p. 5. 
  4. ^ Migdol, Gary (1997). Stanford: Home of Champions. Champaign, IL: Sports Publishing. p. 33. ISBN 1-57167-116-1. Retrieved 22 February 2018.