1917 Cornell Big Red football team

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1917 Cornell Big Red football
Conference Independent
1917 record 3–6
Head coach Albert Sharpe (6th season)
Home stadium Schoellkopf Field
Seasons
← 1916
1919 →

The 1917 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1917 college football season. In their sixth season under head coach Albert Sharpe, the Big Red compiled a 3–6 record and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 146 to 78.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 Oberlin W 22–0
October 6 Williams
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 10–14
October 13 47th Infantry
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 0–6
October 20 Colgate
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 0–20
October 27 Bucknell
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 20–0
November 3 Carnegie Mellon
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 20–0
November 10 at Michigan L 0–42
November 17 Fordham
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
L 6–27
November 29 at Penn (rivalry) L 0–37

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1915–1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1917 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015.