1898–99 Yale Bulldogs men's basketball team

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1898–99 Yale Bulldogs men's basketball
Premo-Porretta National Champions
Conference Independent
1898–99 record 9–2
Head coach unknown
Seasons
1898–99 collegiate men's basketball independents standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Bloomsburg       10 0   1.000
Illinois State       2 0   1.000
Nebraska       4 0   1.000
Notre Dame       2 0   1.000
Syracuse       1 0   1.000
Wabash       2 0   1.000
Widener       1 0   1.000
West Chester       11 1   .917
Allegheny       8 1   .889
Yale       9 2   .818
Hiram       4 1   .800
Ohio State       12 4   .750
Temple       18 6   .750
Wisc.–Stevens Point       6 2   .750
Macalester       7 3   .700
Kansas       7 4   .636
North Dakota State       2 2   .500
Washington       1 1   .500
Mount Union       2 3   .400
Penn State       2 3   .400
Bucknell       3 5   .375
Geneva       3 6   .333
Westminster College       2 4   .333
Cornell       1 3   .250
Butler       0 2   .000
Grove City       0 2   .000
Michigan State       0 2   .000
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1898–99 Yale Bulldogs men's basketball team represented Yale University in intercollegiate basketball during the 1898–99 season. The team finished the season with a 9–2 record[1] and was retroactively named the national champion by the Premo-Porretta Power Poll.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yale season-by-season results". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 25, 2015. 
  2. ^ ESPN, ed. (2009). ESPN College Basketball Encyclopedia: The Complete History of the Men's Game. New York, NY: ESPN Books. p. 529. ISBN 978-0-345-51392-2.