1909 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team

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1909 Minnesota Golden Gophers football
Western Conference champion
Conference Western Conference
1909 record 6–1 (3–0 Western)
Head coach Henry L. Williams (10th season)
Captain John McGovern
Home stadium Northrop Field
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →
1909 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Minnesota $ 3 0 0     6 1 0
Chicago 4 1 1     4 1 2
Illinois 3 1 0     5 2 0
Wisconsin 2 1 1     3 1 1
Indiana 1 3 0     4 3 0
Northwestern 1 3 0     1 3 1
Iowa 0 1 0     2 4 1
Purdue 0 4 0     2 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1909 Minnesota Golden Gophers football team represented the University of Minnesota in the 1909 college football season. In their tenth year under head coach Henry L. Williams, the Golden Gophers compiled a 6–1 record (3–0 against Western Conference opponents), won the conference championship, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 158 to 27.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 25 Lawrence* Northrop FieldMinneapolis, MN W 25–0   3,000
October 2 Iowa Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Rivalry) W 41–0   6,000
October 9 Iowa State* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 18–0   2,000
October 16 at Nebraska* Omaha, NE (Rivalry) W 14–0   7,000
October 30 Chicago Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN W 20–6   26,000
November 13 at Wisconsin Randall FieldMadison, WI (Rivalry) W 34–6   7,500
November 20 1:01 p.m. Michigan* Northrop Field • Minneapolis, MN (Little Brown Jug) L 6–15   22,000–25,000
*Non-conference game. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1909 Minnesota Golden Gophers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 1, 2017.