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1897 Football Results

Gopher Football 1897 Season

  • Head Coach: Alexander Jerrems (2nd season)
  • Overall Record: 4 - 4
  • Conference Record: 0 - 3

1897 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/25/1897 South High W 22-0
10/02/1897 Macalester W 26-0
10/09/1897 Carleton W 48-6
10/16/1897 Grinnell W 6-0
10/23/1897 Iowa State L 10-12
10/30/1897 Wisconsin (9-1) L 0-39
11/13/1897 @ Michigan (6-1-1) L 0-14
11/25/1897 @ Purdue (5-3-1) L 0-6

1897 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Wisconsin 3-0-0 9-1-0
Chicago 3-1-0 11-1-0
Michigan 2-1-0 6-1-1
Illinois 1-1-0 6-2-0
Purdue 1-2-0 5-3-1
Minnesota 0-3-0 4-4-0
Northwestern 0-2-0 4-3-0