1901 Princeton Tigers football team

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1901 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1901 record 9–1–1
Head coach Langdon Lea (1st season)
Seasons
← 1900
1902 →
1901 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Harvard         12 0 0
Yale         11 1 1
California         9 0 1
Stetson         1 0 0
Cornell         11 1 0
Dartmouth         10 1 0
Massachusetts         9 1 0
Princeton         9 1 1
Notre Dame         8 1 1
Kentucky U.         7 1 1
Army         5 1 2
Connecticut         8 2 0
Virginia         8 2 0
Arizona         4 1 0
Washington Agricultural         4 1 0
Nebraska         7 2 0
Western U. of Penn         7 2 1
Lafayette         9 3 0
Utah         3 1 0
Penn         10 5 0
Gallaudet         4 2 2
William & Mary         2 1 1
Columbia         8 5 0
Baylor         5 3 0
Penn State         5 3 0
Ohio State         5 3 1
VMI         4 3 0
Washington         4 3 0
Navy         6 4 1
Stanford         3 2 2
Oklahoma         3 2 0
Drake         4 4 0
Detroit         3 3 0
Kansas State         3 4 1
Michigan Agricultural         3 4 1
Oregon         3 4 1
Carlisle         5 7 1
Montana         2 3 0
Oklahoma A&M         2 3 0
Villanova         2 3 0
Arkansas         3 5 0
Kansas         3 5 2
Furman         1 2 1
Texas A&M         1 4 0
Missouri         1 6 1
Maryland         1 7 0
Boston College         1 8 0
Florida Agricultural         0 1 0
Kendall         0 1 0
USC         0 1 0
Rhode Island         0 2 0
Rutgers         0 7 0

The 1901 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1901 college football season. The team finished with a 9–1–1 record under first-year head coach Langdon Lea. The Tigers won their first nine games, including eight shutouts, and outscored their opponents by a total of 247 to 24. The team's only loss was in the last game of the season by a 12–0 score against Yale.[1] Princeton end Ralph Tipton Davis was selected as a consensus first-team honoree on the 1901 College Football All-America Team.[2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28 VillanovaW 35–0
October 2 Haverford
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 47–0
October 5 NYU
  • University Field
  • Princeton, N
W 23–0
October 9 Lehigh
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 35–0
October 16 Dickinson
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 23–0
October 19 Brown (rivalry)
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 35–0
October 23 Orange Athletic Club
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 29–0
October 26 Lafayette
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 6–0
November 2at Cornell
W 8–6
November 9at ArmyT 6–6
November 16at Yale (rivalry)L 0–12

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1901 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA. 2012. pp. 2–4.