1904 Northwestern Purple football team

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1904 Northwestern Purple football
Conference Western Conference
1904 record 8–2 (1–2 Western)
Head coach Walter McCornack (2nd season)
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 Northwestern Purple football team was an American football team that represented Northwestern University during the 1904 Western Conference football season. In its second season under head coach Walter McCornack, the team compiled an 8–2 record and finished in a tie for fifth place in the Western Conference, the team's sole losses were to Chicago and conference co-champion Minnesota.[1]

Schedule[edit]

  1. September 24, 1904: Fort Sheridan, Win, 17-0
  2. October 1, 1904: North Central, Win, 34-0
  3. October 5, 1904: North Division High, Win, 18-0
  4. October 8, 1904: Lombard, Win, 55-0
  5. October 15, 1904: Beloit, Win, 34-0
  6. October 22, 1904: at Chicago, Loss, 0-32
  7. October 29, 1904: DePauw, Win, 45-0
  8. November 5, 1904: Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Win, 97-0
  9. November 12, 1904: Illinois, Win, 12-6
  10. November 19, 1904: Minnesota, Loss, 0-17

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1904 Northwestern Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 18, 2015.