1905 Yale Bulldogs football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1905 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion (Davis, Whitney)
Conference Independent
1905 record 10–0
Head coach Jack Owsley (1st season)
Captain Tom Shevlin
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →

The 1905 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1905 college football season. The team finished with a 10–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by Caspar Whitney and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 Wesleyan Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 27–0  
October 7 Syracuse Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 16–0  
October 11 Springfield (MA) Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 29–0  
October 14 Holy Cross Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 29–0  
October 21 Penn State Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
October 28 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY W 20–0  
November 4 at Columbia Polo GroundsNew York, NY W 53–0  
November 11 Brown Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 11–0  
November 18 Princeton Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 23–4  
November 25 at Harvard Harvard StadiumAllston, MA (rivalry) W 6–0  

[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1905 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.