1905 Notre Dame football team

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1905 Notre Dame football
1905 Notre Dame football team.jpg
Conference Independent
1905 record 5–4
Head coach Henry J. McGlew (1st season)
Home stadium Cartier Field
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →
1905 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         10 0 0
Penn         12 0 1
Stanford         8 0 0
Kentucky U.         7 0 3
Stetson         4 0 1
Kansas         10 1 0
Navy         10 1 1
VPI         9 1 0
Colorado         8 1 0
Case         8 1 1
Dartmouth         7 1 2
Central Michigan         7 1 0
Swarthmore         7 1 0
Chattanooga         6 1 0
Western U. of Penn.         10 2 0
Nebraska         9 2 0
Princeton         8 2 0
Harvard         8 2 1
Oklahoma         7 2 0
Washington and Lee         7 2 0
Wesleyan         7 2 1
Washington & Jefferson         9 3 0
Penn State         8 3 0
Kansas State         6 2 0
Utah         6 2 0
Carlisle         10 4 0
Washburn         7 3 0
Oregon Agricultural         6 3 0
Iowa State         6 3 0
West Virginia         6 3 0
South Carolina         4 2 1
California         4 1 2
Arizona         4 2 0
Kentucky State         6 3 1
USC         6 3 1
Cornell         6 4 0
Maryland         6 4 0
Oregon         4 2 2
Washington         4 2 2
Missouri         5 4 0
Notre Dame         5 4 0
Virginia         5 4 0
North Carolina         4 3 1
Army         4 4 1
Michigan State Normal         4 4 0
TCU         4 4 0
Washington State         4 4 0
Connecticut         2 2 0
Wabash         4 5 0
Richmond         3 5 2
Montana         2 3 0
Geneva         4 6 0
Rutgers         3 6 0
Villanova         3 7 0
Delaware         3 4 1
William & Mary         2 4 1
The Citadel         2 3 1
VMI         2 5 1
Oklahoma A&M         1 3 2
Arkansas         2 6 0
Kendall         1 3 0
Baylor         1 6 0
Tempe         0 3 0

The 1905 Notre Dame football team was an American football team that represented the University of Notre Dame in the 1905 college football season. In its first season with Henry J. McGlew as coach, the team compiled a 5–4 record and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 312 to 80.

The Wabash Little Giants traveled to South Bend on October 21 that year, and defeated Notre Dame 5–0. The upset is the Fighting Irish's only home-field loss in 125 games between 1899 and 1928.[1][2] The very next game, Notre Dame scored its most points ever against American Medical, winning 125 to 0.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 North Division High School Cartier FieldSouth Bend, IN W 44–0  
October 7 Michigan Agricultural Cartier Field • South Bend, IN (Rivalry) W 28–0  
October 14 at Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI L 0–21  
October 21 Wabash Cartier Field • South Bend, IN L 0–5  
October 28 American Medical Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 142–0  
November 4 DePauw Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 71–0  
November 11 Indiana Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN L 5–22  
November 18 Bennett Medical Cartier Field • South Bend, IN W 22–0  
November 24 at Purdue Stuart FieldWest Lafayette, IN (Rivalry) L 0–32  

Source:[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Notre Dame Game-by-Game Results Archived 2002-10-03 at the Wayback Machine., College Football Data Warehouse, retrieved June 30, 2009.
  2. ^ Sideline Chatter (PDF), College Football Historical Society Newsletter, vol. 20, no. 1, p. 1, November 2006.
  3. ^ "This Day In History: Most Points Ever (1905 vs. American Medical)". University of Notre Dame. Retrieved July 9, 2017. 
  4. ^ http://www.und.com/sports/m-footbl/archive/nd-m-footbl-sched-1905.html