1912 Princeton Tigers football team

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1912 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1912 record 7–1–1
Head coach Logan Cunningham (1st season)
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1911
1913 →

The 1912 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1912 college football season. The team finished with a 7–1–1 record under first-year head coach Walter G. Andrews, outscoring opponents by a total of 322 to 35 with the sole loss being to Harvard by 16–6 score.[1] Princeton W. John Logan was selected as a consensus first-team honoree on the 1912 College Football All-America Team,[2] and five other players (halfback Hobey Baker, fullback Wallace "Butch" De Witt, guard Rip Shenk, and tackles Phillips and Penfield) were selected as first-team honorees by at least one selector.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28 StevensW 65–0
October 2 Rutgers
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 41–6
October 5 Lehigh
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 35–0
October 12 Virginia Polytechnic
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 31–0
October 19 Syracuse
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 62–0
October 26 Dartmouth
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 22–7
November 2at Harvard (rivalry)L 6–16
November 9 NYU
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 54–0
November 16 Yale (rivalry)
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
T 6–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1912 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA. 2012. pp. 2–4.