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1934 Football Results

Gopher Football 1934 Season

  • Head Coach: Bernie Bierman (3rd season)
  • Overall Record: 8 - 0
  • Conference Record: 5 - 0
  • National Champions! This was the Gophers' 1st National Championship!
  • There were no polls until 1936, but there were a number of organizations who named national champions, and the majority of them chose the Gophers.

1934 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/29/1934 North Dakota State W 56-12
10/06/1934 Nebraska (6-3) W 20-0
10/20/1934 @ Pittsburgh (8-1) W 13-7
10/27/1934 @ Iowa (2-5-1) W 48-12
11/03/1934 Homecoming
Michigan (1-7)
W 34-0
11/10/1934 Indiana (3-3-2) W 30-0
11/17/1934 Chicago (4-4) W 35-7
11/24/1934 @ Wisconsin (4-4) W 34-0

1934 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Minnesota 5-0-0 8-0-0
Ohio State 5-1-0 7-1-0
Illinois 4-1-0 7-1-0
Purdue 3-1-0 5-3-0
Wisconsin 2-3-0 4-4-0
Northwestern 2-3-0 3-5-0
Chicago 2-4-0 4-4-0
Indiana 1-3-1 3-3-2
Iowa 1-3-1 2-5-1
Michigan 0-6-0 1-7-0

1934 Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1935
Alabama 29, Stanford 13
Orange Bowl - 01/01/1935
Bucknell 26, Miami (FL) 0
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1935
Tulane 20, Temple 14