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The 1909 Idaho football team represented the University of Idaho in the 1909 college football season. Idaho was led by first-year head coach John S. Grogan, and played as an independent.

1909 Idaho football
ConferenceIndependent
1909 record3–4
Head coachJohn S. Grogan (1st season)
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →
1909 IAAUS independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         10 0 0
Arkansas         7 0 0
Washington         7 0 0
Notre Dame         7 0 1
Penn State         5 0 2
Montana         6 0 1
Harvard         9 1 0
Wash. & Jeff.         8 1 1
Penn         7 1 2
Virginia         7 1 0
North Carolina A&M         6 1 0
Florida         6 1 1
Virginia Tech (VPI)         6 1 0
Dartmouth         5 1 2
Utah         4 1 0
Washington State         4 1 0
Princeton         6 2 1
Carlisle         8 3 1
Brown         7 3 1
Oregon Agricultural         4 2 1
Navy         4 3 1
Pittsburgh         6 2 1
USC         3 1 2
North Carolina         5 2 0
Army         3 2 0
Oregon         3 2 0
Villanova         3 2 0
Georgetown         3 2 1
Syracuse         4 5 1
Idaho         3 4 0
Cornell         3 4 1
Rutgers         3 5 1
Maryland         2 5 0
Drexel         1 2 2

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 16Puget SoundMoscow, ID [1]W 29–0
October 23WhitmanMoscow, ID [2][3]L 6–30
October 30vs. WashingtonL 0–50
November 5Washington StateMoscow, ID [6][7][8] (Battle of the Palouse)L 0–18
November 13vs. OregonL 6–22
November 25at Boise All CollegiansBoise, ID [12]W 21–0
November 27at College of IdahoCaldwell, ID [12]W 24–0
  • One game was played on Friday (against Washington State in Moscow)
    and one on Thursday (at Boise against All Collegians on Thanksgiving)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Idaho beat P.S.U. team". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). October 18, 1909. p. 5.
  2. ^ "Big teams strike hard games – Whitman surprises the Idaho team". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 24, 1909. p. 1, part 2.
  3. ^ "Whitman won game". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). October 25, 1909. p. 5.
  4. ^ "Idaho-Washington football game next Saturday". Spokesman-Review. Spokane, Washington. October 24, 1909. p. 2, part 2.
  5. ^ "Washington wins big game from Idaho by overwhelming score on Spokane field". Spokesman-Review. Spokane, Washington. October 31, 1909. p. 1, part 2.
  6. ^ "The W.S.C. won". Lewiston Morning Tribune. (Idaho). November 6, 1909. p. 3.
  7. ^ "Idaho lost to W.S.C." Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 6, 1909. p. 13.
  8. ^ "Pullman defeats Idaho University". Eugene Daily Guard. (Oregon). November 6, 1909. p. 6.
  9. ^ "Oregon wins at Portland, Washington at Corvallis in gridiron games today". Eugene Daily Guard. (Oregon). November 13, 1909. p. 1.
  10. ^ "Webfoot team smashes Idaho". Lewiston Morning Tribune. (Idaho). November 14, 1909. p. 1.
  11. ^ "Oregon beat Grogan's men". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). November 15, 1909. p. 5.
  12. ^ a b "The south Idaho trip". University Argonaut. (Moscow, Idaho). (University of Idaho). December 1, 1909. p. 1.

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