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1919 Princeton Tigers football team

1919 Princeton Tigers football
ConferenceIndependent
1919 record4–2–1
Head coachBill Roper (6th season)
Offensive schemeShort punt
CaptainHack McGraw
Home stadiumPalmer Stadium
Seasons
← 1918
1920 →

The 1919 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1919 college football season. The team finished with a 4–2–1 record under sixth-year head coach Bill Roper.[1] No Princeton players were selected as consensus first-team honorees on the 1919 College Football All-America Team, but halfback Murray Trimble was selected as a first-team All-American by the Reno Evening Gazette,[2] and a second-team All-American by Walter Camp.[3]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 4 TrinityW 28–0
October 11 Lafayette
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 9–6
October 18 Rochester
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 34–0
October 25 Colgate
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 0–7
November 1 West Virginia
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 0–25
November 8 Harvard
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ (rivalry)
T 10–10
November 15at Yale W 13–6

References

  1. ^ "1919 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.
  2. ^ "All-American Team Picked by Hahn for Gazette". Reno Evening Gazette. 1919-12-04.
  3. ^ "Walter Camp's All-American Team". Fitchburg Daily Sentinel. 1919-12-13.