1913 Northwestern Purple football team

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1913 Northwestern Purple football
Conference Western Conference
1913 record 1–6 (0–6 Western)
Head coach Dennis Grady (1st season)
Captain Walter Kraft
Home stadium Northwestern Field
Seasons
← 1912
1914 →
1913 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Chicago $ 7 0 0     7 0 0
Iowa 2 1 0     5 2 0
Minnesota 2 1 0     5 2 0
Purdue 2 1 2     4 1 2
Illinois 2 2 1     4 2 1
Wisconsin 1 2 1     3 3 1
Ohio State 1 2 0     4 2 1
Indiana 2 4 0     3 4 0
Northwestern 0 6 0     1 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1913 Northwestern Purple team represented Northwestern University during the 1913 college football season. In their first and only year under head coach Dennis Grady, the Purple compiled a 1–6 record (0–6 against Western Conference opponents) and finished in last place in the Western Conference.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 4Lake Forest*W 10–0
October 11Purdue
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 0–34
October 18at Illinois (rivalry)L 0–37
October 25Iowa
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 6–78
November 8Chicago
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 0–14
November 15Indiana
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 20–21
November 22at Ohio StateL 0–58
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1913 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.