1925 Kansas Jayhawks football team

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1925 Kansas Jayhawks football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1925 record 2–5–1 (2–5–1 Missouri Valley)
Head coach Potsy Clark (5th season)
Captain Reginald Smith
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
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 Kansas Jayhawks football team was an American football team that represented the University of Kansas in the Missouri Valley Conference during the 1925 college football season. In its fifth and final season under head coach Potsy Clark, the team compiled a 2–5–1 record (2–5–1 against conference opponents), finished in eighth place in the conference, and was outscored by a total of 68 to 30.[1][2] They played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas. Reginald Smith was the team captain.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance Source
October 3 Oklahoma A&M W 13–3 [3]
October 10 at Iowa State L 0–20 6,000 [4]
October 17 Kansas State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
L 7–14 12,000 [5]
October 24 at Nebraska L 0–14 10,000 [6]
October 31 Drake
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
L 0–7 [7]
November 7 at Oklahoma T 0–0 ~ 10,000 [8]
November 14 at Grinnell Grinnell, IA L 0–3 [9]
November 21 Missouri
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS (rivalry)
W 10–7 > 30,000 [10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1925 Kansas Jayhawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  2. ^ a b 2017 Kansas Football Media Guide, p. 181.
  3. ^ "Jayhawks Trim Oklahoma Aggies". The Des Moines Register. October 4, 1925. p. S7 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Cyclones Win Hard Contest Decisively". The Des Moines Register. October 11, 1925. p. 1S – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ "Aggies Trimmed Kansas U. 14 to 7". The Sedalia Democrat. October 18, 1925. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ "Kansas U. Plucked of Proud Feathers". The Lincoln Sunday Star. October 25, 1925. p. 13 – via Newspapers.com.
  7. ^ "Drake Beats Kansas 7-0". The Des Moines Register. November 1, 1925. p. Sports 1.
  8. ^ Charles J. Brill (November 8, 1925). "Jayhawk-Sooner Battle Scoreless: Owenmen Have Three Chances To Count In First Half But Fail". The Daily Oklahoman. p. Sports 1 – via Newspapers.com.
  9. ^ "Grinnell Beats Kansas, 3-0". The Des Moines Register. November 15, 1925. pp. 1S, 7S – via Newspapers.com.
  10. ^ "Jayhawks Defeat Tigers In Final Minute Of Game". Joplin Globe. November 22, 1925. p. 1 – via Newspapers.com.