1912 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1912 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
ConferenceWestern Conference
1912 record2–5 (0–5 Western)
Head coachJames M. Sheldon (8th season)
Seasons
← 1911
1913 →
1912 Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Wisconsin $ 5 0 0     7 0 0
Chicago 6 1 0     6 1 0
Purdue 2 2 1     4 2 1
Minnesota 2 2 0     4 3 0
Northwestern 2 3 0     2 3 1
Illinois 1 3 1     3 3 1
Iowa 1 3 0     4 3 0
Indiana 0 5 0     2 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1912 Indiana Hoosiers football team was an American football team that represented Indiana University Bloomington during the 1912 college football season. In their eighth season under head coach James M. Sheldon, the Hoosiers compiled a 2–5 record, finished in last place in the Western Conference, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 100 to 80.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 28DePauw*
W 20–0-
October 5at ChicagoL 0–13-
October 19at IllinoisL 7–13-
October 26Northwestern
  • Jordan Field
  • Bloomington, IN
L 7–20-
November 2Earlham*
  • Jordan Field
  • Bloomington, IN
W 33–7-
November 9Iowa
  • Jordan Field
  • Bloomington, IN
L 6–13-
November 24PurdueL 7–34-
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indiana Yearly Results (1910–1914)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 15, 2015.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "1912 Indiana Hoosiers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 20, 2016.