1899 Baylor football team

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1899 Baylor football
Conference Independent
1899 record 2–1–1
Head coach R. H. Hamilton (1st season)
1900 →

The 1899 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 1899 college football season. This was the first football season for Baylor,[1] they all four games at home games in Waco, Texas. They were coached by head coach R. H. Hamilton.[2] Initially, Baylor played its home games on an undetermined field near the university. Baylor played its first game against Texas A&M, which would become a rivalry, the Battle of the Brazos, with over 100 games played in the series by 2003.


Date Opponent Site Result
Unknown Toby's Practical Business College Waco, TX W 20-0  
Unknown Texas A&M Waco, TX L 0-33  
Unknown Toby's Practical Business College Waco, TX W 6-0  
Unknown TCU Waco, TX T 6-0  


  1. ^ History." 2009 Baylor Football Media Almanac. Baylor Athletics (Baylor University). Retrieved 2009-10-11.
  2. ^ "Bears Host Northwestern State". Baylor Athletics (Baylor University). 2008-09-01. Retrieved 2009-12-18.