1903 Kansas Jayhawks football team

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1903 Kansas Jayhawks football
Conference Independent
1903 record 6–3
Head coach Boss Weeks (1st season)
Captain Alpha Brumage
Home stadium McCook Field
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The 1903 Kansas Jayhawks football team represented the University of Kansas as an independent during the 1903 college football season. In January 1903, Kansas hired Boss Weeks, who was the quarterback of Fielding H. Yost's 1901 and 1902 "Point-a-Minute" teams at Michigan, as its new head coach.[1] In their only season under Weeks, the Jayhawks compiled a 6–3 record and outscored opponents by a combined total of 118 to 39.[2][3] The Jayhawks played their home games at McCook Field in Lawrence, Kansas. Alpha Brumage was the team captain.[3]


  1. ^ "The New Coach: Weeks of Michigan to Land the Place at K.U." Lawrence Weekly World. January 22, 1903. p. 4 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ "1903 Kansas Jayhawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  3. ^ a b 2017 Kansas Football Media Guide, p. 180.