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1897 Schedule and Results

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National Champion: Pennsylvania (HELMS, NCF)

194 Games

Only Ranked Teams
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 1 Sep 8, 1897 Wed Dickinson 2 @ Phoenix A.C. 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2 2 Sep 18, 1897 Sat Chicago 14 Hyde Park High 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
3 3 Sep 22, 1897 Wed Pennsylvania 17 @ Bucknell 0
4 3 Sep 24, 1897 Fri Chicago 21 Englewood High 0
5 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Brown 24 Tufts 0
6 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Bucknell 45 Williamsport 0
7 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Chicago 11 Hyde Park High 0
8 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Cornell 6 Colgate 0
9 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Dartmouth 34 Exeter 0
10 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Dickinson 18 Susquehanna 0
11 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Harvard 20 Williams 0
12 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Minnesota 22 Minneapolis South High 0
13 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Penn State 32 Gettysburg 0
14 3 Sep 25, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 33 Franklin & Marshall 0
15 3 Sep 27, 1897 Mon Lafayette 14 @ Bloomsburg 0
16 3 Sep 27, 1897 Mon Tufts 18 Bowdoin 6
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
17 4 Sep 28, 1897 Tue Lafayette 26 @ Wyoming Seminary 0
18 4 Sep 29, 1897 Wed Harvard 24 Bowdoin 0
19 4 Sep 29, 1897 Wed Northwestern 6 Evanston High 0
20 4 Sep 29, 1897 Wed Pennsylvania 18 Washington & Jefferson 4
21 4 Sep 29, 1897 Wed Yale 10 @ Trinity (CT) 0
22 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Army 38 Trinity (CT) 6
23 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Boston University 20 @ Tufts 6
24 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Carlisle 36 Dickinson 0 Carlisle, PA
25 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Chicago 41 Monmouth 4
26 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Harvard 13 Dartmouth 0
27 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Illinois 26 Eureka 0
28 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Lafayette 24 Penn State 0
29 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Michigan 24 Eastern Michigan 0
30 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Minnesota 26 Macalester 0
31 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 33 Bucknell 0
32 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Princeton 43 Lehigh 0
33 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Purdue 28 Illinois State 0
34 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Virginia 38 Franklin & Marshall 0
35 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 30 Lake Forest 0
36 4 Oct 2, 1897 Sat Yale 30 Wesleyan (CT) 0
37 4 Oct 3, 1897 Sun Cornell 16 Syracuse 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
38 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Brown 24 Wesleyan (CT) 12
39 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Lafayette 8 @ Franklin & Marshall 0
40 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Lehigh 5 Williams 0
41 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Pennsylvania 57 Gettysburg 0
42 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Princeton 53 Rutgers 0
43 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Tufts 12 @ Boston College 0
44 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Wisconsin 8 Madison High 0
45 5 Oct 6, 1897 Wed Yale 18 Amherst 0
46 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Army 12 Wesleyan (CT) 9
47 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Brown 44 Boston University 0
48 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Carlisle 26 Bloomsburg 0
49 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Chicago 71 Lake Forest 0
50 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Cornell 15 Tufts 0
51 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Dickinson 20 @ Swarthmore 4
52 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Harvard 38 Amherst 0
53 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Illinois 6 Physicians & Surgeons 0
54 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Lafayette 64 Temperance A.C. 0
55 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Minnesota 48 Carleton 6
56 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Northwestern 6 Beloit 0 Rockford, IL
57 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Oberlin 22 @ Purdue 6
58 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Ohio Wesleyan 0 Michigan 0
59 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 58 Lehigh 0
60 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania Reserves 6 Bucknell 6
61 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Princeton 28 @ Navy 0
62 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Trinity (CT) 26 Massachusetts 5
63 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 28 Rush Medical 0
64 5 Oct 9, 1897 Sat Yale 32 Williams 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
65 6 Oct 13, 1897 Wed Chicago 24 Armour 0
66 6 Oct 13, 1897 Wed Navy 22 Pennsylvania Reserves 0
67 6 Oct 13, 1897 Wed Pennsylvania 42 Virginia 0
68 6 Oct 13, 1897 Wed Princeton 34 Penn State 0
69 6 Oct 13, 1897 Wed Tufts 12 New Hampshire 4
70 6 Oct 13, 1897 Wed Wesleyan (CT) 24 Amherst 0
71 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Brown 20 @ Andover 4
72 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Chicago 39 Beloit 6
73 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Colgate 18 @ Williams 0
74 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Cornell 4 Lafayette 4
75 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Dickinson 6 @ Haverford 5
76 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Franklin & Marshall 28 Villanova 0
77 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Harvard 10 Army 0
78 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Illinois 36 Lake Forest 0
79 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Iowa 12 @ Northwestern 6
80 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Michigan 36 Ohio State 0
81 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Minnesota 6 Grinnell 0
82 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Navy 6 Princeton A.C. 0
83 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 34 Dartmouth 0
84 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Princeton 18 Carlisle 0
85 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Purdue 8 @ DePauw 0
86 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Trinity (CT) 16 Hamilton 0
87 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Tufts 20 @ Bowdoin 8
88 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Wesleyan (CT) 18 Massachusetts 5
89 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 20 Wisconsin-Platteville 0
90 6 Oct 16, 1897 Sat Yale 10 @ Newton A.C. 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
91 7 Oct 20, 1897 Wed Harvard 24 Newton A.C. 0
92 7 Oct 20, 1897 Wed Lehigh 5 Dickinson 0
93 7 Oct 20, 1897 Wed Pennsylvania 24 Penn State 0
94 7 Oct 20, 1897 Wed Princeton 54 Franklin & Marshall 0
95 7 Oct 20, 1897 Wed Yale 18 Brown 14
96 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Amherst 20 Massachusetts 4
97 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Army 30 Tufts 0
98 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Bucknell 28 Lehigh 20
99 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Chicago 21 Northwestern 6
100 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Dickinson 52 Villanova 0
101 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Harvard 18 Brown 0
102 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Haverford 12 @ Franklin & Marshall 10
103 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Illinois 34 Purdue 4
104 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Iowa State 12 @ Minnesota 10
105 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Michigan 16 Oberlin 6
106 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Navy 4 Penn State 0
107 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 46 Lafayette 0
108 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Princeton 10 @ Cornell 0
109 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Wesleyan (CT) 22 Williams 0
110 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 29 Madison High 0
111 7 Oct 23, 1897 Sat Yale 24 Carlisle 9 New York, NY
112 7 Oct 24, 1897 Sun Trinity (CT) 32 New York University 0
113 7 Oct 25, 1897 Mon Harvard 22 Newtowne A.C. 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
114 8 Oct 27, 1897 Wed Harvard 24 Cornell 5
115 8 Oct 27, 1897 Wed Princeton 12 Elizabeth A.C. 0
116 8 Oct 27, 1897 Wed Wesleyan (CT) 14 @ Amherst 0
117 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Army 6 Yale 6
118 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Bucknell 6 Bloomsburg 0
119 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Carlisle 84 Pennsylvania College 0
120 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Chicago 18 @ Illinois 12
121 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Cornell 45 Penn State 0
122 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Lafayette 34 Lehigh 0
123 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Northwestern 6 Physicians & Surgeons 0
124 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 40 @ Brown 0
125 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Princeton 30 Dartmouth 0
126 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Purdue 20 Indiana 6
127 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Tufts 18 Trinity (CT) 10
128 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Williams 6 Amherst 6
129 8 Oct 30, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 39 @ Minnesota 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
130 9 Nov 2, 1897 Tue York YMCA 0 Dickinson 0 Philadelphia, PA
131 9 Nov 3, 1897 Wed Dartmouth 54 Amherst 0
132 9 Nov 3, 1897 Wed Exeter 4 @ Tufts 0
133 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Andover 6 @ Tufts 4
134 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Army 48 Lehigh 6
135 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Brown 24 @ Newton A.C. 0
136 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Chicago 34 Notre Dame 5
137 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Cornell 42 @ Williams 0
138 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Franklin & Marshall 12 Lancaster Crescents 4
139 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Harvard 34 Wesleyan (CT) 0
140 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Michigan 34 Purdue 4
141 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Mount St. Mary's 0 Dickinson 0
142 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Navy 4 Virginia 0
143 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Northwestern 14 Rush Medical 0
144 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 20 Carlisle 10
145 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Princeton 57 Lafayette 0
146 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Trinity (CT) 18 @ Amherst 0
147 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 11 Beloit 0
148 9 Nov 6, 1897 Sat Yale 16 Chicago A.C. 6
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
149 10 Nov 10, 1897 Wed Wesleyan (CT) 6 @ Trinity (CT) 4
150 10 Nov 12, 1897 Fri Illinois 64 Knox 0
151 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Army 18 Stevens 4
152 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Brown 18 Carlisle 14
153 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Dartmouth 52 @ Williams 0
154 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Holy Cross 6 Amherst 6
155 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Lafayette 19 Dickinson 0
156 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Lehigh 42 New York University 0
157 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Michigan 14 Minnesota 0 Detroit, MI
158 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Navy 38 Maryland-Baltimore 0
159 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Northwestern 25 Northwestern Alumni 0
160 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Penn State 27 Bucknell 4 Williamsport, PA
161 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 22 Wesleyan (CT) 0
162 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania Reserves 2 Franklin & Marshall 2
163 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Purdue 30 Missouri 12
164 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Tufts 6 @ MIT 0
165 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Wisconsin 23 @ Chicago 8
166 10 Nov 13, 1897 Sat Yale 0 Harvard 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
167 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Amherst 8 MIT 6
168 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Army 42 Brown 0
169 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Carlisle 23 @ Illinois 6 Chicago, IL
170 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Dartmouth 24 @ Newton A.C. 0
171 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Dickinson 42 Franklin & Marshall 0
172 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Lafayette 41 Wesleyan (CT) 6
173 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Michigan 32 Wittenberg 0
174 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Navy 28 Lehigh 6
175 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Penn State 10 Bloomsburg 0
176 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Pennsylvania 15 Harvard 6
177 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Purdue 6 Minnesota 0
178 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Trinity (CT) 0 Connecticut-Waterbury 0
179 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Williams 6 Troy Laureates 0
180 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Wisconsin Alumni 6 Wisconsin 0
181 11 Nov 20, 1897 Sat Yale 6 Princeton 0
Rk Wk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
182 12 Nov 24, 1897 Wed Wesleyan (CT) 6 Tufts 0
183 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Carlisle 10 @ Cincinnati 0
184 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Chicago 21 Michigan 12 Chicago, IL
185 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Dickinson 6 Penn State 0 Sunbury, PA
186 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Franklin & Marshall 6 Swarthmore 6
187 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Illinois 6 @ Eureka 0 Peoria, IL
188 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Lafayette 22 @ Lehigh 0
189 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Navy 8 White Squadron 0
190 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Pennsylvania 4 Cornell 0
191 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Purdue Alumni 0 Purdue 0
192 12 Nov 25, 1897 Thu Wisconsin 22 @ Northwestern 0
193 12 Nov 27, 1897 Sat Brown 12 Wesleyan (CT) 4
194 12 Nov 27, 1897 Sat Carlisle 20 @ Ohio Medical 12