1924 All-Big Ten Conference football team

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The 1924 All-Big Ten Conference football team consists of American football players selected to the All-Big Ten Conference teams chosen by various selectors for the 1924 Big Ten Conference football season.


  • Cookie Cunningham, Ohio State (BE-1; BI; DI-1; HC-2; IN-1; LD-1; WE-2)
  • Lowell Otte, Iowa (BE-1; BI; DI-2; HC-1; IN-1; LD-2; WE-1)
  • Chuck Kassel, Illinois (DI-1; WE-1)
  • Steve Polaski, Wisconsin (BE-2; HC-2; IN-3; LD-1, DI-2)
  • Rokusek, Illinois (HC-1; IN-2; LD-2)
  • Walter H. Seidel, Northwestern (WE-2)
  • Dick Romey, Iowa (BE-2)
  • Fred Just, Minnesota (IN-2)
  • Tom Hogan, Purdue (IN-3)


  • Franklin Gowdy, Chicago (BE-1; BI; DI-1; HC-2; IN-1; LD-1; WE-1)
  • John W. Hancock, Iowa (BE-1; HC-1; IN-1; LD-1; WE-2)
  • Ted Cox, Minnesota (BI; LD-2; WE-1; BE-2; DI-1; HC-1; IN-3)
  • Tom Edwards, Michigan (BE-2)
  • Henderson, Chicago (WE-2)
  • Richard L. Hall, Illinois (IN-2)
  • Jack Harris, Wisconsin (DI-2; IN-2; HC-2 [fullback]; WE-2 [halfback])
  • Ledrue Galloway, Iowa (DI-2)
  • Louis Gross, Minnesota (HC-2)
  • Ferd Wellman, Purdue (IN-3)


  • Joe Pondelik, Chicago (BE-1; BI; DI-1; HC-1; IN-1; LD-1; WE-1)
  • George Abramson, Minnesota (BE-2; DI-1; IN-1; LD-1; WE-1)
  • Edward Slaughter, Michigan (BE-1; BI; DI-2; HC-1; IN-2; LD-2; WE-3)
  • Adolph Bieberstein, Wisconsin (BE-2; HC-2; IN-2)
  • Charles W. Parsons, Northwestern (WE-2)
  • Harold O. Steele, Michigan (WE-2)
  • Henderson, Chicago (LD-2)
  • Louis F. Slimmer, Illinois (HC-2; IN-3)
  • Pokrass, Chicago (DI-2; IN-3)


  • Ralph Claypool, Purdue (IN-1; DI-1; HC-2; LD-1; WE-1)
  • Robert J. Brown, Michigan (BE-1; HC-1; WE-3)
  • Thomas Butler, Indiana (BE-2; BI; IN-2; LD-2)
  • Tim Lowry, Northwestern (WE-2)
  • Oscar Teckemeyer, Wisconsin (DI-2; IN-3)


  • Leland Parkin, Iowa (BE-1; BI [halfback]; DI-2; HC-1; IN-1; LD-1; WE-1)
  • Tod Rockwell, Michigan (BE-2; HC-2; IN-2; WE-2)
  • Max J. Lorber, Indiana (BI; IN-3; WE-3)
  • Malcolm Graham, Minnesota (DI-1)
  • Harry A. Hall, Illinois (LD-2)


  • Ralph Baker, Northwestern (BE-1; DI-1; HC-1; IN-1; LD-1; WE-1)
  • Red Grange, Illinois (BE-1; BI; DI-1; HC-1; IN-1; LD-1; WE-1)
  • Rudolph Bahr, Purdue (HC-2; IN-2; WE-2)
  • Wally McIlwain, Illinois (LD-2)
  • Benny Friedman, Michigan (WE-3)
  • Joseph F. Sloate, Indiana (WE-3)
  • Wilbur Scantlebury, Iowa (IN-3)
  • Herb Steger, Michigan (DI-2; IN-3)
  • Thomas, Chicago (DI-2)


  • Cully Lidberg, Minnesota (BE-1; HC-1; LD-1)
  • Clarence Schutte, Minnesota (BE-2 [halfback]; DI-1; HC-2 [halfback]; IN-2 [halfback]; LD-2 [halfback]; WE-2)
  • McCarty, Chicago (BE-2; BI; IN-1)
  • Harry Thomas, Chicago (BE-2 [halfback]; WE-1)
  • Earl Britton, Illinois (IN-2; LD-2; WE-3)
  • Robert H. Wienecke, Northwestern (DI-2; IN-3)

See also[edit]


BE = Billy Evans[1]

BI = Bill Ingram, Indiana head football coach[2]

DI = Daily Illini[3]

HC = Hank Casserly, sporting editor of the Capital Times in Madison, Wisconsin[4]

IN = The Indianapolis News[5]

LD = Larry Dailey[6]

WE = Walter Eckersall[7]

Bold = Consensus first-team selection of a majority of selectors


  1. ^ "Billy Evans' All-Western Conference Selections". The News-Palladium (Benton Harbor, Michigan). December 1, 1924. p. 5. 
  2. ^ "Ingram Names Two Hawks On All-Conference". Iowa City Press-Citizen. November 25, 1924. p. 11. 
  3. ^ "Illinois Student Paper Picks All Conference Team". The Journal News (Hamilton, Ohio). December 1, 1924. p. 34. 
  4. ^ "Sports Writers Pick Stars of Big Ten Season: Capital Times Dopester Fails to Name Single Badger on First Squad". The Post-Crescent (Appleton, Wisconsin). November 26, 1924. p. 17. 
  5. ^ W. F. Fox, Jr. (November 29, 1924). "The News' All Conference Selections, 1924". The Indianapolis News. p. 16. 
  6. ^ Larry Dailey (November 30, 1924). "Grange Only Illini on Dailey's All-Conference Eleven". Decatur Herald. p. 26. 
  7. ^ "Eckie Selects Big 10 Honor Grid Teams". Chicago Tribune. November 30, 1924.