1909–10 Columbia Lions men's basketball team

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1909–10 Columbia Lions men's basketball
Helms Foundation National Champions
Conference Independent
1909–10 record 11–0 (official)
11–1 (unofficial)
Head coach Harry A. Fisher (4th season)
Seasons

The 1909–10 Columbia Lions men's basketball team represented Columbia University in intercollegiate basketball during the 1909–10 season. The team finished the season with an 11–0 record (the Alumni game that Columbia lost does not count in official NCAA records)[1] and were named national champions by the Helms Athletic Foundation.[2] Player Ted Kiendl was named to the 1910 All-American team at the end of the season.

Schedule and results[edit]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
city, state
Regular season
*
Trinity W 24–8  1–0
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
12/11/1909*
Georgetown W 21–11  2–0
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
Penn State W 19–13  3–0
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
at Princeton W 40–9  4–0
University Gymnasium 
Princeton, NJ
*
Columbia Alumni L 21–22  4–1
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
Princeton W 27–15  5–1
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
Wesleyan W 33–10  6–1
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
Yale W 29–21  7–1
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
Penn W 33–11  8–1
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*
at Yale W 17–11  9–1
 
New Haven, CT
*
at Penn W 19–13  10–1
 
Philadelphia, PA
*
Carlisle W 53–10  11–1
University Heights Gymnasium 
Upper Manhattan, NY
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

Source[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Columbia season-by-season results". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. 2014. Retrieved May 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ "NCAA Division I Mens Basketball – NCAA Division I Champions". Rauzulu's Street. 2004. Retrieved May 1, 2014. 
  3. ^ "2013–14 Columbia Lions Men's Basketball Media Guide". Yearly records. Columbia University. 2013. Retrieved May 1, 2014.