1900 Cornell Big Red football team

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1900 Cornell Big Red football
Conference Independent
1900 record 10–2
Head coach Percy Haughton (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1899
1901 →

The 1900 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1900 college football season. In their second season under head coach Percy Haughton, the Big Red compiled a 10–2 record and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 167 to 55.[1][2] Two Cornell players received honors on the 1900 College Football All-America Team: fullback Raymond Starbuck (Caspar Whitney-1);[3] and tackle Edward R. Alexander (Walter Camp-3).

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 22 Colgate
W 16–0
September 29 Syracuse
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 6–0
October 3 Rochester
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 6–0
October 6 Bucknell
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 6–0
October 13 Washington & Jefferson
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 16–5
October 20 Union
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 11–0
October 27 Dartmouth
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 23–6
November 3at PrincetonW 12–0
November 10 Oberlin
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 29–0
November 17at LafayetteL 0–17
November 24 Vermont
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 42–0
November 29at Penn (rivalry)L 0–27

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1900–1904)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1900 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  3. ^ Caspar Whitney (January 1901). "University Football: The Season of 1900 Reviewed" (PDF). Outing. pp. 483–484.