1899 Stanford football team

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1899 Stanford football
ConferenceIndependent
1899 record2–5–2
Head coachBurr Chamberlain (1st season)
Seasons
← 1898
1900 →
1899 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
California         7 1 1
Villanova         7 2 1
Washington         4 1 1
Delaware         6 2 0
Notre Dame         6 3 1
Clemson         4 2 0
Texas A&M         4 2 0
Virginia         4 3 2
Utah         2 1 0
Oregon Agricultural         3 2 0
Oregon         3 2 1
Washington Agricultural         1 1 0
Montana         1 2 0
USC         2 3 1
Maryland         1 4 0
Stanford         2 5 2

The 1899 Stanford football team represented Stanford University in the 1899 college football season. With a 2–5–2 record in head coach Burr Chamberlain's only season at the school, the Stanford football team lost as many games in 1899 as they had in the previous four seasons combined and produced the first losing season in school history. The team played its home games at Stanford, California.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 7at Olympic Club
T 0–0
October 21at Olympic Club
  • 16th and Folsom Street Grounds
  • San Francisco, CA
T 0–0
November 4at Olympic Club
  • 16th and Folsom Street Grounds
  • San Francisco, CA
L 5–6
November 7Olympic ClubStanford, CAL 5–16
November 11NevadaStanford, CAW 17–5
November 18at Olympic Club
  • 16th and Folsom Street Grounds
  • San Francisco, CA
L 0–10
November 30vs. California
  • 16th and Folsom Street Grounds
  • San Francisco, CA (9th Big Game)
L 0–30
January 1, 1900at Multnomah ClubL 6–11
January 3, 1900at All-SeattleSeattle, WAW 28–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stanford Game-by-Game Results; 1899–1903". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2012-03-02. Retrieved October 19, 2011.
  2. ^ Results from "Stanford Football Media Guide" (PDF). p. 142. Retrieved October 19, 2011.