1917 NYU Violets football team

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1917 NYU Violets football
ConferenceIndependent
1917 record2–2–3
Head coach
Home stadium Ohio Field
Seasons
  1916
1918  
1917 Eastern college football independents records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Pittsburgh     1000
Williams     701
Yale     300
Princeton     200
Syracuse     811
Army     710
Rutgers     711
Penn     920
Brown     820
Fordham     720
Lehigh     720
Boston College     620
Wash. & Jeff.     730
Colgate     420
Harvard     313
New Hampshire     322
Dartmouth     530
Geneva     531
Penn State     540
NYU     223
Tufts     330
Carnegie Tech     231
Bucknell     351
Lafayette     350
Holy Cross     340
Rhode Island State     242
Carlisle     360
Columbia     240
Cornell     360
Franklin & Marshall     260
Villanova     032
Temple     061

The 1917 NYU Violets football team was an American football team that represented New York University as an independent during the 1917 college football season. In their only year under head coach Francis P. Wall, the team compiled a 2–2–3 record.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
October 6at RPI Troy, NY L 23–0 [1]
October 20 Wesleyan L 6–7 [2]
October 27 Union (NY)
  • Ohio Field
  • Bronx, NY
T 0–0 [3]
November 6 Trinity (CT)
  • Ohio Field
  • Bronx, NY
T 0–0 [4]
November 10 Rhode Island State
  • Ohio Field
  • Bronx, NY
W 9–6 [5]
November 17at Stevens
T 6–6 [6]
November 24at Columbia
W 9–7 [7]

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References

  1. "N.Y.U. gridders lose first contest". The Sun. October 7, 1917. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.
  2. "N.Y.U. no match for Wesleyan". The Hartford Daily Courant. October 21, 1917. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.
  3. "N.Y.U.–Union play scoreless tie on gridiron". New York Tribune. October 28, 1915. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.
  4. "Violet and Trinity in scoreless draw". The New York Times. November 7, 1917. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.
  5. "Egan's drop kick wins for N.Y.U." The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. November 11, 1917. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.
  6. "Stevens and N.Y.U. play 6 to 6 draw on gridiron". The Sun. November 18, 1917. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.
  7. "Columbia eleven beaten by N.Y.U." The New York Times. November 25, 1917. Retrieved February 5, 2021 via Newspapers.com.