1911 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1911 Purdue Boilermakers football
Conference Western Conference
1911 record 3–4 (1–3 Western)
Head coach Bill Horr (2nd season)
Captain R. W. Tavey
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 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1911 college football season. In their second season under head coach Bill Horr, the Boilermakers compiled a 3–4 record, finished in sixth place in the Western Conference with a 1–3 record against conference opponents, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 58 to 48. R. W. Tavey was the team captain.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 8Wabash*L 0–3
October 15at Chicago L 3–11
October 28DePauw*
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
W 5–0
November 4at Illinois L 3–12
November 11Iowa
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
L 0–11
November 18Rose Polytechnic*
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
W 35–6
November 25at Indiana W 12–5
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1911 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 6, 2015.
  2. ^ "2016 Boilermaker Football Media Guide" (PDF). Purdue University. 2016. p. 88.