1907 Cornell Big Red football team

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1907 Cornell Big Red football
Conference Independent
1907 record 8–2
Head coach Henry Schoellkopf (1st season)
Seasons
← 1906
1908 →

The 1907 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1907 college football season. In their first season under head coach Henry Schoellkopf, the Big Red compiled an 8–2 record and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 176 to 45.[1][2] Four Cornell players received honors on the 1907 College Football All-America Team: tackle Bernard O'Rourke (WC-2; CW-2; NYP; CF); guard Elmer Thompson (WC-2; CW-2; NYH; NYW; NYP; FY-1, AFR); end Charles H. Watson (CF); and halfback Edward L. McCallie, Cornell (NYW).

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28 Hamilton
W 23–0
October 2 Oberlin
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 22–5
October 5 Niagara
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 47–0
October 12 Colgate
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 18–0
October 19 Penn State
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 6–8
October 26 Princeton
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 6–5
November 2 Pittsburgh
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 18–5
November 9at ArmyW 14–10
November 16 Swarthmore
  • Percy Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 18–0
November 28at Penn (rivalry)L 4–12

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1905–1909)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1907 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015.