1907 Princeton Tigers football team

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1907 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1907 record 7–2
Head coach Bill Roper (2nd season)
Offensive scheme Short punt
Seasons
← 1906
1908 →

The 1907 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1907 college football season. The team finished with a 7–2 record under second-year head coach Bill Roper and outscored its opponents by a total of 282 to 23.[1] Three Princeton players (fullback Jim McCormick, halfback Edwin Harlan, and end Caspar Wister) were selected as consensus first-team honorees on the 1907 College Football All-America Team.[2] Two other Princeton players (quarterback Edward Dillon and a center with the surname Phillips) also received first-team honors from at least one selector.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28 StevensW 47–0
October 5 Wesleyan
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 53–0
October 9 Bucknell
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 52–0
October 12 Villanova
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 45–5
October 19 Washington & Jefferson
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 40–0
October 26at Cornell
L 5–6
November 2 Carlisle
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 16–0
November 9 Amherst
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 14–0
November 16at Yale (rivalry)
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
L 10–12

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1907 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA. 2012. pp. 2–4.