1915 Harvard Crimson football team

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1915 Harvard Crimson football
Harvard Crimson logo.svg
Conference Independent
1915 record 8–1
Head coach Percy Haughton (8th season)
Captain Eddie Mahan
Home stadium Harvard Stadium
Seasons
← 1914
1916 →

The 1915 Harvard Crimson football team represented Harvard University in the 1915 college football season. The Crimson finished with an 8–1 record under eighth-year head coach Percy Haughton. The sole loss was a 10–0 defeat against Cornell.[1][2] Walter Camp selected three Harvard players (tackle Joseph Gilman, halfback Richard King and fullback Eddie Mahan) as first-team members of his 1915 College Football All-America Team.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 25 ColbyW 39–6
October 2 Massachusetts
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 7–0
October 9 Carlisle
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 29–7
October 16 Virginia
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 9–0
October 23 Cornell
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
L 0–10
October 30 Penn State
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 13–0
November 6at Princeton (rivalry)W 10–6
November 13 Brown
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 16–7
November 20 Yale (rivalry)
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 41–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1915 Harvard Crimson Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Harvard Football Yearly Records". GoCrimson.com. Harvard University. Retrieved August 13, 2014.