1925 Harvard Crimson football team

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1925 Harvard Crimson football
Harvard Crimson logo.svg
Conference Independent
1925 record 4–3–1
Head coach Bob Fisher (7th season)
Captain Marion A. Cheek
Home stadium Harvard Stadium
Seasons
← 1924
1926 →
1925 Eastern college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Dartmouth         8 0 0
Colgate         7 0 2
Fordham         9 1 0
Pittsburgh         8 1 0
Syracuse         8 1 1
Lafayette         7 1 1
Princeton         5 1 1
Holy Cross         8 2 0
Penn         7 2 0
Army         7 2 0
Boston College         6 2 0
Cornell         6 2 0
Massachusetts         6 2 0
NYU         6 2 1
Villanova         6 2 1
Washington & Jefferson         6 2 1
Carnegie Tech         5 2 1
Yale         5 2 1
Bucknell         7 3 1
Columbia         6 3 1
Geneva         6 3 0
Harvard         4 3 1
Brown         5 4 1
Penn State         4 4 1
CCNY         2 5 0
Rutgers         2 7 0
Drexel         1 7 0
Duquesne         0 7 0

The 1925 Harvard Crimson football team was an American football team that represented Harvard University as an independent during the 1925 college football season. In its seventh season under head coach Bob Fisher, the team compiled a 4–3–1 record and outscored opponents by a total of 118 to 88.[1] The team played its home games at Harvard Stadium in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance Source
October 3 RPI W 18–6 [2]
October 10 Middlebury
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 68–0 [3]
October 17 Holy Cross
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
L 6–7 50,000 [4]
October 24 Dartmouth
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
L 9–32 53,000 [5]
October 31 William & Mary
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 14–7 [6]
November 7 at Princeton L 0–36 55,000 [7]
November 14 Brown
W 3–0 [8]
November 21 Yale
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA (rivalry)
T 0–0 52,000 [9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Harvard Football Yearly Records". GoCrimson.com. Harvard University. Retrieved August 13, 2014.
  2. ^ "Crimson Opens With 18-6 Win In Sea of Mud". Buffalo Courier. October 4, 1925. p. 102 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "Harvard Looses Powerful Attack". The Hartford Courant. October 11, 1925. p. 8B – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Holy Cross Snatches Victory From Harvard". New York Daily News. October 18, 1925. p. 53 – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ "Harvard Crushed by Dartmouth Green's Third Straight Win". The Philadelphia Inquirer. October 25, 1925. pp. 25, 33 – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ "William & Mary Holds Harvard To One Touchdown Lead". Daily Press (Newport News, Virginia). November 1, 1925. p. 5 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ James Isaminger (November 8, 1925). "Princeton Tigers Feast On Johnny Harvard: Crimson Suffers Its Worst Defeat From Hands of Bengals". The Philadelphia Inquirer. pp. 1S, 2S – via Newspapers.com.
  8. ^ "Harvard Wins By Field Goal Over Brown". The Pittsburgh Press. November 15, 1925. p. Sporting 7 – via Newspapers.com.
  9. ^ "Harvard Holds Yale to 0-0 as Deadlock in Game of Many Sensations and Thrills". The Philadelphia Inquirer. November 22, 1925. pp. 1S, 4S – via Newspapers.com.