1927 Kansas Jayhawks football team

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1927 Kansas Jayhawks football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1927 record 3–4–1 (3–3–1 Missouri Valley)
Head coach Franklin Cappon (2nd season)
Captain Barrett Hamilton
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Missouri Valley football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Missouri $ 5 1 0     7 2 0
Nebraska 4 1 0     6 2 0
Oklahoma A&M 2 1 0     4 4 0
Iowa State 3 2 0     4 3 1
Washington (MO) 2 2 1     5 2 2
Kansas 3 3 1     3 4 1
Oklahoma 2 3 0     3 3 2
Kansas State 2 4 0     3 5 0
Drake 1 2 0     3 6 0
Grinnell 0 5 0     0 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1927 Kansas Jayhawks football team represented the University of Kansas in the Missouri Valley Conference during the 1927 college football season. In their second and final season under head coach Franklin Cappon, the Jayhawks compiled a 3–4–1 record (3–3–1 against conference opponents), finished in fifth place in the conference, and were outscored by opponents by a combined total of 146 to 89.[1][2] They played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas; the stadium's capacity was increased to 35,000 in 1927 with completion of the north bowl.[2] Barrett Hamilton was the team captain.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1927 Kansas Jayhawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 21, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b c 2017 Kansas Football Media Guide, p. 182.