1897 Montana football team

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1897 Montana football
Montana UM logo.gif
Conference Independent
1897 record 1–2–3
Head coach Fred D. Smith (1st season)
Seasons
1898 →
1897 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Oregon Agricultural         5 0 0
North Carolina         7 3 0
USC         5 1 0
Virginia         6 2 1
Stanford         4 1 0
Notre Dame         4 1 1
Washington Agricultural         2 0 0
Clemson         2 2 0
Oregon         1 1 0
Indiana State         1 2 0
Washington         1 2 0
Montana         1 2 3
California         0 3 2
Utah         1 5 0

The 1897 Montana football team represented the University of Montana in the 1897 college football season. They were led by first-year head coach Fred D. Smith.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 29 Missoula Athletic Club Missoula, MT T 0–0  
October Missoula Athletic Club Missoula, MT T 0–0  
October Missoula Athletic Club Missoula, MT T 0–0  
November 12 Butte Business College Missoula, MT L 4–20  
November 25 Montana State Missoula, MT (Brawl of the Wild) W 18–6  
December 4 at Butte Business College Butte, MT L 10–28  

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Montana Football Media Guide Archived 2012-08-17 at the Wayback Machine., University of Montana, 2010.