1910 Washington football team

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1910 Washington football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Conference Independent
1910 record 6–0
Head coach Gil Dobie (3rd season)
Captain Huber Grimm
Home stadium Denny Field
Seasons
← 1909
1911 →
1910 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Pittsburgh         9 0 0
Washington         6 0 0
Navy         8 0 1
Notre Dame         4 1 1
Penn State         5 2 1
USC         7 0 1
North Carolina A&M         4 0 2
Florida         6 1 0
Oregon         4 1 0
Army         6 2 0
Virginia         6 2 0
Dartmouth         5 2 0
Idaho         4 2 0
Carlisle         8 6 0
Maryland         4 3 1
Montana         3 2 1
Oregon Agricultural         3 2 1
Washington State         2 3 0
North Carolina         3 6 0

The 1910 Washington football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1910 college football season. In its third season under coach Gil Dobie, the team compiled a 6–0 record, shut out five of six opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 150 to 8.[1] Huber Grimm was the team captain.

Sports and celebrity biographer Bill Libby chose the 1910 team as national champions in his notable book Champions of College Football.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 8 Lincoln H.S. Denny FieldSeattle, WA [2] W 20–0   1,500
October 15 at Puget Sound Tacoma, WA [3] W 51–0   1,500
October 22 Whitman Denny Field • Seattle, WA [4] W 12–8   4,500
November 5 Idaho Denny Field • Seattle, WA [5] W 29–0   1,500
November 12 vs. Washington State Recreation ParkSpokane, WA [6][7] (Apple Cup) W 16–0   2,800
November 24 Oregon Agricultural Denny Field • Seattle, WA [8] W 22–0   6,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1910-1914)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Washington 20, Lincoln 0". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 9, 1910. p. 1, sporting. 
  3. ^ "U. of W. beats Tacoma "U"". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 16, 1910. p. 1, sporting. 
  4. ^ "Washington 12, Whitman 8". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 23, 1910. p. 4, sporting. 
  5. ^ "U. of W. equals Oregon's score". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 6, 1910. p. 1, sporting. 
  6. ^ "Football teams are here". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 11, 1910. p. 21. 
  7. ^ "University beats State College, 16 to 0, before record crowd". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 13, 1910. p. 1, sporting. 
  8. ^ "Dobie's team too strong for O.A.C." Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 25, 1910. p. 17.