1929 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1929 Purdue Boilermakers football
Big Ten champion
Conference Big Ten Conference
1929 record 8–0 (5–0 Big Ten)
Head coach James Phelan (8th season)
Home stadium Ross–Ade Stadium
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1928
1930 →
1929 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Purdue $ 5 0 0     8 0 0
#5 Illinois 3 1 1     6 1 1
Minnesota 3 2 0     6 2 0
Northwestern 3 2 0     6 3 0
Iowa 2 2 2     4 2 2
Ohio State 2 2 1     4 3 1
Michigan 1 3 1     5 3 1
Indiana 1 3 1     2 6 1
Chicago 1 3 0     7 3 0
Wisconsin 1 4 0     4 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from Dickinson System

The 1929 Purdue Boilermakera football team represented Purdue University in the 1929 college football season. In their eighth year under head coach James Phelan, the Boilermakers compiled an undefeated 8–0 record (5–0 Big Ten) and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 187 to 44.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
October 5, 1929 Kansas State Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN W 26–14   -
October 12, 1929 Michigan Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 30–16   -
October 19, 1929 DePauw Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 26–7   -
October 26, 1929 at Chicago Chicago W 26–0   -
November 2, 1929 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 13–0   -
November 9, 1929 Mississippi Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 27–7   -
November 16, 1929 Iowa Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 7–0   -
November 23, 1929 at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN (Old Oaken Bucket) W 32–0   -
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

Players[edit]

Coaches and administrators[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Purdue Yearly Results (1925-1929)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 10, 2015.