1925 Princeton Tigers football team

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1925 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1925 record 5–1–1
Head coach Bill Roper (12th season)
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
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The 1925 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1925 college football season. The team finished with a 5–1–1 record under 12th-year head coach Bill Roper, the Tigers' sole loss of the season was to Colgate by a 9–0 score.[1]

Princeton center Edward L. McMillan was a consensus first-team honoree on the 1925 College Football All-America Team, and fullback Jacob Slagle was picked as a first-team honoree by the United Press.[2]


Date Opponent Site Result
October 3 Amherst W 20–0
October 10 Washington & Lee
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 15–6
October 17 at Navy T 10–10
October 24 Colgate
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 0–9
October 31 Swarthmore
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 19–7
November 7 Harvard (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 36–0
November 14 at Yale (rivalry) W 25–12


  1. ^ "1925 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ Farrell, Henry L. (1925-11-28). "United Press Chooses All-American Team: Undertakes to Name Eleven Best Players of Season". Tyrone Daily Herald (Pa.).