1911 Northwestern Purple football team

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1911 Northwestern Purple football
Conference Western Conference
1911 record 3–4 (1–4 Western)
Head coach Charles Hammett (2nd season)
Captain Ernest A. Reese
Home stadium Northwestern Field
Seasons
← 1910
1912 →
1911 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Minnesota $ 3 0 1     6 0 1
Chicago 5 1 0     6 1 0
Wisconsin 2 1 1     5 1 1
Illinois 2 2 1     4 2 1
Iowa 2 2 0     3 4 0
Purdue 1 3 0     3 4 0
Northwestern 1 4 0     3 4 0
Indiana 0 3 1     3 3 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1911 Northwestern Purple team represented Northwestern University during the 1911 college football season. In their second year under head coach Charles Hammett, the Purple compiled a 3–4 record (1–4 against Western Conference opponents) and finished in seventh place in the Western Conference.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 7Monmouth*
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
W 26–0
October 14Illinois Wesleyan*
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
W 10–0
October 21Indiana
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
W 5–0
October 28Wisconsin
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 3–28
November 11Chicago
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 3–9
November 18at Illinois (rivalry)L 13–27
November 25at IowaL 0–6
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1911 Northwestern Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 22, 2016. 
  2. ^ "2017 Northwestern Football Media Guide" (PDF). Northwestern University. p. 106. Retrieved June 16, 2018.