1934 Princeton Tigers football team

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1934 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1934 record 7–1
Head coach Fritz Crisler (3rd season)
Captain Elwood M. "Mose" Kalbaugh
Home stadium Palmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1933
1935 →

The 1934 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1934 college football season. The Tigers finished with a 7–1 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 280 to 38. Their sole loss was to Yale by a 7–0 score.[1] No Princeton players were selected as first-team honorees on the 1934 College Football All-America Team.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 6 AmherstW 75–010,000[2]
October 13 Williams
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 35–612,000[3]
October 20 Washington & Lee
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 14–1225,000[4]
October 27 Cornell
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 45–025,000[5]
November 3at Harvard (rivalry)W 19–035,000[6]
November 10 Lehigh
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 54–020,000[7]
November 17 Yale (rivalry)
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 0–752,000[8]
November 24 Dartmouth
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 38–1340,000[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1934 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Princeton Crushes Little Amherst, 75-0". The Palm Beach Post-Times. October 7, 1934. p. 9 – via Newspapers.com. 
  3. ^ "Princeton Tigers Humble Williams; 12,000 Fans Watch". The Daily Argus-Leader (Sioux Falls, SD). October 14, 1934. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com. 
  4. ^ "Tigers Barely Grab 14-12 Win Over Generals". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. October 21, 1934. p. 14 – via Newspapers.com. 
  5. ^ Gregory Hewlitt (October 28, 1934). "Princeton Cyclone Hits Cornell, 45-0". The Sunday Times (New Bruswick, NJ). p. 9 – via Newspapers.com. 
  6. ^ "Tigers Defeat Harvard, 19-0: Princeton's Power Finally Cracks Defense of Old Foe Before 35,000". The Indianapolis Sunday Star. November 4, 1934. p. 43 – via Newspapers.com. 
  7. ^ "Kaufman Plays Lead Role As Princeton Crushes Lehigh". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. November 11, 1934. p. 15 – via Newspapers.com. 
  8. ^ "Yale Beats Princeton, 7-0: More Than 52,000 Astounded by Tigers' Inability to Score". The Sunday Times (New Brunswick, NJ). November 18, 1934. p. 1 – via Newspapers.com. 
  9. ^ "Princeton Tigers Trample Dartmouth Indians by 38-13". Tampa Sunday Tribune. November 25, 1934. p. 15 – via Newspapers.com.