1914 Detroit Tigers football team

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1914 Detroit Tigers football
Conference Independent
1914 record 2–3–2
Head coach George M. Lawton (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1913
1915 →

The 1914 Detroit Tigers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Detroit in the 1914 college football season. In its second season under head coach George M. Lawton, the team compiled a 2–3–2 record and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 106 to 27.[1]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
October 3Assumption CollegeDetroitW 20–7[2]
October 10HillsdaleDetroitT 0–0[3]
October 17at OlivetOlivet, MIL 0–47[4]
October 24Battle Creek Training School
  • Mack Park
  • Detroit
L 0–20[5]
October 31at Michigan freshmenAnn Arbor, MIL 0–32[6]
November 14Heidelberg CollegeDetroitT 0–0[7]
November 26Ohio Northern
  • Mack Park
  • Detroit
W 7–0[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Detroit Yearly Results (1910-1914)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Archived from the original on May 24, 2018. Retrieved December 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ K. W. Hall (October 4, 1914). "University of Detroit Whips Assumption in Season's Debut Game". Detroit Free Press. p. 19 – via Newspapers.com. 
  3. ^ K. W. Hall (October 11, 1914). "Hillsdale and U. of D. Play Draw". Detroit Free Press. p. 23 – via Newspapers.com. 
  4. ^ "Olivet Walks Over U. of D". Detroit Free Press. October 18, 1914. p. 20 – via Newspapers.com. 
  5. ^ "Battle Creek Hands U. of D. Hard Beating". Detroit Free Press. October 25, 1914. p. 21 – via Newspapers.com. 
  6. ^ K. W. Hall (November 1, 1914). "Freshmen Beat the University". Detroit Free Press. p. 19 – via Newspapers.com. 
  7. ^ "University Ties With Heidelberg". Detroit Free Press. November 15, 1914. p. 21 – via Newspapers.com. 
  8. ^ K. W. Hall (November 27, 1914). "University Routs Team from Ohio". Detroit Free Press. p. 8-9 – via Newspapers.com.