1936 Cornell Big Red football team

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1936 Cornell Big Red football
Conference Independent
1936 record 3–5
Head coach Carl Snavely (1st season)
Offensive scheme Single-wing
Home stadium Schoellkopf Field
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The 1936 Cornell Big Red football team was an American football team that represented Cornell University during the 1936 college football season. In their first season under head coach Carl Snavely, the Big Red compiled a 3–5 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 145 to 132.[1][2]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 26 Alfred* Schoellkopf FieldIthaca, NY W 74–0  
October 3 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT L 0–23  
October 17 Syracuse* Schoellkopf Field • Ithaca, NY W 20–7  
October 24 Penn State* Schoellkopf Field • Ithaca, NY W 13–7  
October 31 at Columbia* Baker FieldNew York City, NY (Rivalry) L 13–20  
November 7 at Princeton* Palmer StadiumPrinceton, NJ L 13–41  
November 14 No. 12 Dartmouth* Schoellkopf Field • Ithaca, NY L 6–20  
November 26 at Penn* Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA (Rivalry) L 6–14  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.


  1. ^ "Cornell Yearly Results (1935–1939)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 10, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1936 Cornell Big Red Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 10, 2015.