1904 Detroit College Tigers football team

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1904 Detroit College Tigers football
Conference Independent
1904 record 4–2
Head coach Alfred W. Debo (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1903
1905 →

The 1904 Detroit College Tigers football team was an American football team that represented Detroit College (renamed the University of Detroit in 1911) as an independent during the 1904 college football season. In its second season under head coach Alfred W. Debo, the team compiled a 4–2 record and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 76 to 28.[1]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
October 8at WyandotteWyandotte, MIW 12–11[2]
October 13at Delray High School
W 6–0[3]
October 22Detroit College of MedicineW 44–0[4]
October 29Metropolitan Business College
  • Bennett Park
  • Detroit
L 4–11[5]
November 3at Mount Clemens High SchoolMount Clemens, MIW 10–0[6]
November 24Eastern High School
  • Bennett Park
  • Detroit
L 0–6[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detroit Yearly Results (1900-1904)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Detroit College Won by Single Point". Detroit Free Press. October 9, 1904. p. 14 – via Newspapers.com. 
  3. ^ "Detroit College Beat Delray High Team". Detroit Free Press. October 14, 1904. p. 3 – via Newspapers.com. 
  4. ^ "Spirited Games on Detroit Gridirons: College Had Walkaway, But Showed Fine Team Play". Detroit Free Press. October 23, 1904. p. 11 – via Newspapers.com. 
  5. ^ "Detroit Business College Was Downed by M.B.C." Detroit Free Press. October 30, 1904. p. 14 – via Newspapers.com. 
  6. ^ "Mt. Clemens Lost to Detroit College". Detroit Free Press. November 4, 1904. p. 3 – via Newspapers.com. 
  7. ^ "School Football Year's Brilliant Finale: College Was Downed by Speedy Team from Eastern". Detroit Free Press. November 25, 1904. p. 3 – via Newspapers.com.