1920 Stanford football team

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1920 Stanford football
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1920 record 4–3 (2–1 PCC)
Head coach Walter D. Powell (1st season)
Home stadium Stanford Field
Seasons
← 1919
1921 →
1920 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
California $ 3 0 0     9 0 0
Stanford 2 1 0     4 3 0
Oregon 1 1 1     3 2 1
Washington State 1 1 0     5 1 0
Oregon Agricultural 1 2 1     2 2 2
Washington 0 3 0     1 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1920 Stanford football team represented Stanford University in the 1920 college football season, they were coached by Walter D. Powell in his only season coaching the football team. Home games were played on campus at Stanford Field.[1][2]

On November 6, Stanford defeated Washington 3–0 in Seattle, it was the final game ever at Denny Field,[3] the predecessor of Husky Stadium, which opened three weeks later.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 St. Mary's* Stanford FieldStanford, CA W 41–0  
October 9 Olympic Club* Stanford Field • Stanford, CA L 7–10  
October 16 USC* Bovard FieldLos Angeles, CA (Rivalry) L 0–10  
October 23 Santa Clara* Stanford Field • Stanford, CA W 21–7  
October 30 at Oregon Stanford Field • Stanford, CA W 10–0  
November 6 Washington Denny FieldSeattle, WA [3] W 3–0  
November 22 California California FieldBerkeley, CA (26th Big Game) L 0–38  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official results from "Stanford Football Media Guide" (PDF). p. 142. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Stanford Game-by-Game Results; 1920–1923". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Stanford wins over Washington when Templeton's toe scores goal". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 7, 1920. p. 3, part 4.