1915 Princeton Tigers football team

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1915 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1915 record 6–2
Head coach John H. Rush (1st season)
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1914
1916 →
1915 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Cornell         9 0 0
Pittsburgh         8 0 0
Washington         7 0 0
Washington State         7 0 0
Georgia Tech         7 0 1
Notre Dame         7 1 0
Villanova         6 1 0
Dartmouth         7 1 1
Penn State         7 2 0
Oregon         7 2 0
Princeton         6 2 0
Maryland         6 3 0
California         8 5 0
Oregon Agricultural         5 3 0
Army         5 3 1
Montana         2 2 2
USC         3 4 0
Navy         3 5 1
Idaho         1 4 1

The 1915 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1915 college football season. The team finished with a 6–2 record under first-year head coach John H. Rush.[1] No Princeton players were selected as consensus first-team honorees on the 1915 College Football All-America Team,[2] but three players (halfback Dave Tibbott, fullback Edward H. Driggs, and end Jack "Red" Lamberton) were selected as first-team honorees by at least one selector.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 25 GeorgetownW 13–0
October 2 Rutgers (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 10–0
October 9 Syracuse
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 3–0
October 16 Lafayette
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 40–3
October 23 Dartmouth
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 30–7
October 30 Williams
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 27–0
November 6 Harvard (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 6–10
November 13at Yale (rivalry)L 7–13

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1915 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA. 2012. pp. 2–4.