1913 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1913 Purdue Boilermakers football
Conference Western Conference
1913 record 4–1–2 (2–1–2 Western)
Head coach Andy Smith (1st season)
Captain G. E. Glossop
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 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1913 college football season. In their first season under head coach Andy Smith, the Boilermakers compiled a 4–1–2 record, finished in fourth place in the Western Conference with a 2–1–2 record against conference opponents, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 171 to 20. G. E. Glossop was the team captain.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 4Wabash*W 26–0
October 11at NorthwesternW 34–0
October 18Wisconsin
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
T 7–7
October 25at Chicago (rivalry)L 0–6
November 8Rose Polytechnic*
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
W 62–0
November 15at Illinois (rivalry)T 0–0
November 23at Indiana (Old Oaken Bucket)
W 42–7
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1913 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.