1899 Michigan Agricultural Aggies football team

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1899 Michigan Agricultural Aggies football
Conference Independent
1899 record 2–4–1
Head coach Charles Bemies (1st season)
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The 1899 Michigan Agricultural Aggies football team represented Michigan Agricultural College (MAC) in the 1899 college football season. In their first year under head coach Charles Bemies, the Aggies compiled a 2–4–1 record and outscored their opponents 142 to 127.[1] Bemies was the first professional coach to lead the MAC football team; in the third game in the Michigan State–Notre Dame football rivalry, Notre Dame won the game at South Bend, Indiana, by 40 to 0 score as Notre Dame's captain McDonald scored five touchdowns.[2]


  1. ^ "2016 Football Media Guide" (PDF). Michigan State University. p. 146. Retrieved June 14, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Notre Dame Shows Up Well: Defeats Michigan Agricultural College by a Large Margin". The Inter Ocean. October 1, 1899. p. 11.