1906 Princeton Tigers football team

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1906 Princeton Tigers football
National champion (Helms, NCF)
Conference Independent
1906 record 9–0–1
Head coach Bill Roper (1st season)
Offensive scheme Short punt
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →

The 1906 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1906 college football season. The team finished with a 9–0–1 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Helms Athletic Foundation and National Championship Foundation.[1][2] They outscored their opponents 205 to 9.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 Villanova Princeton, NJ W 24–0  
October 3 Stevens Princeton, NJ W 22–0  
October 6 Washington & Jefferson Princeton, NJ W 6–0  
October 10 Lehigh Princeton, NJ W 52–0  
October 13 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 5–0  
October 20 Bucknell Princeton, NJ W 32–4  
October 27 vs. Cornell New York, NY W 14–5  
November 3 Dartmouth Princeton, NJ W 42–0  
November 10 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY W 8–0  
November 17 Yale Princeton, NJ (rivalry) T 0–0  

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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 c "1906 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.