1916 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1916 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
Conference Western Conference
1916 record 2–4–1 (0–3–1 Western)
Head coach Ewald O. Stiehm (1st season)
Seasons
← 1915
1917 →
1916 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Ohio State $ 4 0 0     7 0 0
Northwestern 4 1 0     6 1 0
Minnesota 3 1 0     6 1 0
Chicago 3 3 0     3 4 0
Illinois 2 2 1     3 3 1
Wisconsin 1 2 1     4 2 1
Iowa 1 2 0     4 3 0
Indiana 0 3 1     2 4 1
Purdue 0 4 1     2 4 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1916 Indiana Hoosiers football team was an American football team that represented Indiana University Bloomington during the 1916 college football season. In their first season under head coach Ewald O. Stiehm, the Hoosiers compiled a 2–4–1 record and finished in eighth place in the Western Conference. They won games against DePauw (20-0) and Florida (14-3), played Purdue to a scoreless tie, and lost to Chicago (0–22), Tufts (10–12), Northwestern (0–7), and Ohio State (7–46).[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 30 DePauw* Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 20–0   -
October 14 at Chicago Stagg FieldChicago, IL L 0–22   -
October 21 at Tufts* Ellis Oval • Medford, MA L 10–12   -
November 4 at Northwestern Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN L 0–7   -
November 11 Ohio State Ohio FieldColumbus, OH L 7–46   -
November 18 Florida* Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 14–3   -
November 25 at Purdue Stuart FieldWest Lafayette, IN (Rivalry) T 0–0   -
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1916 Indiana Hoosiers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 15, 2015.