1883 college football season

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The 1883 college football season had no clear-cut champion, with the Official NCAA Division I Football Records Book listing Yale as having been selected national champions. [1]

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Statistical leaders

Conference standings

1883 college football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Yale     900
Gallaudet     200
Carleton     100
Johns Hopkins     100
Harvard     820
Princeton     710
Penn     621
Stevens     641
Massachusetts     110
Minnesota     110
Wesleyan     330
Williams     110
Fordham     450
Michigan     230
Lafayette     240
Johns Hopkins     120
Columbia     130
Rutgers     160
Amherst     010
Dartmouth     010
Hamline     010
Lewisburg     010
Navy     010
CCNY     020
Georgetown     020

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References

  1. Official 2009 NCAA Division I Football Records Book (PDF). Indianapolis, IN: The National Collegiate Athletic Association. August 2009. p. 70. Retrieved 2009-10-16.