1904 Illinois Fighting Illini football team

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1904 Illinois Fighting Illini football
1904 Illinois Fighting Illini football team.jpg
Conference Western Conference
1904 record 9–2–1 (3–1–1 Western)
Head coach Arthur R. Hall, Justa Lindgren, Fred Lowenthal & Clyde Matthews
Captain Charles A. Fairweather
Seasons
← 1903
1905 →
1904 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Minnesota + 3 0 0     13 0 0
Michigan + 2 0 0     10 0 0
Chicago 5 1 1     10 1 1
Illinois 3 1 1     9 2 1
Northwestern 1 2 0     8 2 0
Purdue 1 2 0     9 3 0
Iowa 0 3 0     7 4 0
Wisconsin 0 3 0     5 3 0
Indiana 0 3 0     6 4 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1904 Illinois Fighting Illini football team was an American football team that represented the University of Illinois during the 1904 Western Conference football season. Coached by Arthur R. Hall, Justa Lindgren, Fred Lowenthal, and Clyde Matthews, the Illini compiled a 9–2–1 record and finished in fourth place in the Western Conference.[1] Guard Charles A. Fairweather was the team captain.[2]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • John M. Haselwood, guard
  • Selected as an All-American by Fred Lowenthal[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1904 Illinois Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 16, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Fighting Illini Football Record Book" (PDF). University of Illinois. 2015. p. 156. Retrieved December 28, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Camp's 1904 All America Football Team". Capital Times. November 24, 1904. 
  4. ^ a b "Some All-American Football Elevens". The Pittsburgh Press. November 29, 1904.