1917 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1917 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
Conference Big Ten Conference
1917 record 5–2 (1–2 Big Ten)
Head coach Ewald O. Stiehm (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1916
1918 →
1917 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Ohio State $ 4 0 0     8 0 1
Minnesota 3 1 0     4 1 0
Northwestern 3 2 0     5 2 0
Wisconsin 3 2 0     4 2 1
Illinois 2 2 1     5 2 1
Chicago 2 2 1     3 2 1
Indiana 1 2 0     5 2 0
Michigan 0 1 0     8 2 0
Iowa 0 2 0     3 5 0
Purdue 0 4 0     3 4 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1917 Indiana Hoosiers football team was an American football team that represented Indiana University Bloomington during the 1917 college football season. In their second season under head coach Ewald O. Stiehm, the Hoosiers compiled a 5–2 record and finished in seventh place in the Big Ten Conference. They won games against Franklin (50-0), Wabash (51-0), Saint Louis (40-0), DePauw (35-0), and Purdue (37–0), and lost to Minnesota (9–33), and Ohio State (3–26).[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 29 Franklin* Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 50–0   -
October 6 Wabash* Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 51–0   -
October 13 Saint Louis* Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 40–0   -
October 27 at Minnesota Northrop FieldMinneapolis, MN L 9–33   -
November 3 Ohio State Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN L 3–26   -
November 10 DePauw Jordan Field • Bloomington, IN W 35–0   -
November 24 at Purdue Stuart FieldWest Lafayette, IN (Rivalry) W 37–0   -
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time Zone.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1917 Indiana Hoosiers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 15, 2015.