1905 Cornell Big Red football team

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1905 Cornell Big Red football
Conference Independent
1905 record 6–4
Head coach Glenn Scobey Warner (4th season)
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →

The 1905 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1905 college football season. In their fourth, non-consecutive season under head coach Glenn Scobey Warner, the Big Red compiled a 6–4 record and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 173 to 59.[1][2] Two Cornell players received honors on the 1905 College Football All-America Team: guard Elmer Thompson (Walter Camp, 2nd team);[3] and George Walder (New York Globe).[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27 Hamilton
W 5–0
September 30 Colgate
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 12–11
October 4 Hobart
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 28–0
October 7 Bucknell
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 24–0
October 21 Pittsburgh
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 30–0
October 28 Haverford
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 57–0
November 4 Swarthmore
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 0–14
November 11 at Princeton L 6–16
November 18 Columbia
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 6–12
November 30 at Penn (rivalry) L 5–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1905–1909)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1905 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  3. ^ "All-American Eleven: Walter Camp Selects the Best Football Team; West Figures Prominently". The Washington Post. 1905-12-20. 
  4. ^ 1905 Official NCAA Football Guide