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1902 Yale Bulldogs football team

1902 Yale Bulldogs football
Co-national champion (Davis)
ConferenceIndependent
1902 record11–0–1
Head coachJoseph R. Swan (1st season)
CaptainGeorge B. Chadwick
Home stadiumYale Field
Seasons
← 1901
1903 →

The 1902 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1902 college football season. The team finished with an 11–0–1 record and was retroactively named by one selector, Parke H. Davis, as a national champion, along with Michigan.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 27Trinity (CT)W 40–0
October 1Tufts
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 34–6
October 4Amherst
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 23–0
October 8Wesleyan
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 35–0
October 11at BrownProvidence, RIW 10–0
October 15Vermont
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 32–0
October 18Penn State
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 11–0
October 25Syracuse
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 24–0
November 1at ArmyT 6–6
November 8Bucknell
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 36–5
November 15at PrincetonW 12–5
November 22Harvard
W 23–0

[2]

References

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "1902 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.