1927 Chicago Maroons football team

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1927 Chicago Maroons football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1927 record 4–4 (3–3 Big Ten)
Head coach Amos Alonzo Stagg (36th season)
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Illinois + 5 0 0     7 0 1
#3 Minnesota + 3 0 1     6 0 2
#7 Michigan 3 2 0     6 2 0
Chicago 3 3 0     4 4 0
Purdue 2 2 0     6 2 0
Northwestern 2 3 0     4 4 0
Ohio State 2 3 0     4 4 0
Indiana 1 2 1     3 4 1
Iowa 1 4 0     4 4 0
Wisconsin 1 4 0     4 4 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from Dickinson System

The 1927 Chicago Maroons football team was an American football team that represented the University of Chicago during the 1927 Big Ten Conference football season. In their 36th season under head coach Amos Alonzo Stagg, the Maroons compiled a 4–4 record, finished fourth in the Big Ten Conference, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 68 to 65.[1][2]

Fritz Crisler was an assistant coach on the team.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 1 Oklahoma * L 7–13
October 8 Indiana
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 13–0
October 15 Purdue (rivalry)
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 7–6
October 22 Penn *
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 13–7
October 29 at Ohio State
L 7–13
November 5 Michigan (rivalry)
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
L 0–14
November 12 at Illinois
L 6–15
November 19 Wisconsin
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 12–0
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1927 Chicago Maroons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ "University of Chicago Football Media Guide". University of Chicago. 2016. p. 22. Retrieved November 10, 2016.