1925 Iowa State Cyclones football team

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1925 Iowa State Cyclones football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1925 record 4–3–1 (3–2–1 MVC)
Head coach Sam Willaman (4th season)
Captain Johnny Behm
Home stadium State Field
Seasons
← 1924
1926 →
1925 Missouri Valley football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Missouri $ 5 1 0     6 1 1
Drake 5 2 0     5 3 0
Kansas State 3 2 1     5 2 1
Iowa State 3 2 1     4 3 1
Nebraska 2 2 1     4 2 2
Oklahoma 3 3 1     4 3 1
Grinnell 2 2 1     3 3 2
Kansas 2 5 1     2 5 1
Washington University 1 4 1     2 5 1
Oklahoma A&M 0 3 1     2 5 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1925 Iowa State Cyclones football team was an American football team that represented Iowa State College of Agricultural and Mechanic Arts (later renamed Iowa State University) in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) during the 1925 college football season. In its fourth and final season under head coach Sam Willaman, the team compiled a 4–3–1 record (3–2–1 against MVC opponents), tied for third place in the conference, and outscored opponents by a total of 107 to 93.[1][2]

On October 10, 1925, Iowa State dedicated its new football stadium, State Field, in Ames, Iowa. The Cyclones defeated the Kansas Jayhawks by a 20 to 0 score in the dedication game.[3]

Johnny Behm was the team captain.[2] Lincoln Cory was selected as a first-team all-conference player.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance Source
September 26 Simpson* W 28–0 [5]
October 3 at Wisconsin* L 0–30 10,000 [6]
October 10 Kansas
W 20–0 6,000 [3]
October 24 Washington University
  • State Field
  • Ames, IA
W 28–13 5,000 [7]
October 31 at Missouri L 8–23 7,000 [8]
November 7 Grinnell
  • State Field
  • Ames, IA
T 9–9 [9]
November 21 at Drake W 7–6 [10]
November 26 Kansas State
L 7–12 6,500 [11]
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1925 Iowa State Cyclones Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "2017 Iowa State Football Fact Book" (PDF). Iowa State University. 2017. p. 131.
  3. ^ a b "Cyclones Win Hard Contest Decisively". The Des Moines Register. October 11, 1925. p. 1S – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ 2017 Fact Book, p. 74.
  5. ^ "Iowa State Is Victorious In Opening Game". The Des Moines Register. September 27, 1925. pp. 1S, 2S – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ "Badgers Lick Ames In Season Bow, 30 to 0". The Wisconsin State Journal. October 4, 1925. p. 23 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ "Ames Downs Washington: Big Offensive in Last Period Decides Tilt". The Des Moines Register. October 25, 1925. p. 1S – via Newspapers.com.
  8. ^ "Missouri Tigers Drive On Toward The Title". The Sedalia Democrat. November 1, 1925. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com.
  9. ^ "Grinnell Ties Ames 9-9". The Des Moines Register. November 8, 1925. pp. 1S, 2S – via Newspapers.com.
  10. ^ Bert McGrane (November 22, 1925). "Cyclones Down Bulldogs, 7-6: Ames Defeats Drake Eleven in Hard Game". The Des Moines Register. pp. Sports 1, 5 – via Newspapers.com.
  11. ^ "Haskard's Dash Gives Wildcats Close Victory". The Des Moines Register. November 27, 1925. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com.