1896 Notre Dame football team

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1896 Notre Dame football
Conference Independent
1896 record 4–3
Head coach Frank E. Hering (1st season)
Captain Frank E. Hering
Home stadium Cartier Field
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 Notre Dame football team was an American football team that represented the University of Notre Dame in the 1896 college football season. Frank E. Hering was the team's captain and coach. The team compiled a 4–3 record, shut out four opponents, and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 160 to 50.

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Date Opponent Site Result
October 8 Chicago Physicians & Surgeons Cartier FieldSouth Bend, IN L 0–4  
October 14 Chicago Cartier Field • South Bend, IN L 0–18  
October 27 South Bend Athletic Club Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 46–0  
November 19 Albion Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 24–0  
November 14 Purdue Cartier Field • South Bend, IN (Rivalry) L 22–28  
November 20 Highland Views Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 82–0  
November 26 Beloit Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 8–0  

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