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1913 Harvard Crimson football team

The 1913 Harvard Crimson football team represented Harvard University in the 1913 college football season. The team finished with a 9–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Helms Athletic Foundation, Houlgate System, and National Championship Foundation, and as a co-national champion with Chicago by Parke H. Davis.[1] They outscored their opponents 225 to 21.[2]

1913 Harvard Crimson football
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National champion (Helms, Houlgate, NCF)
Co-national champion (Davis)
ConferenceIndependent
1913 record9–0
Head coachPercy Haughton (6th season)
CaptainRobert Treat Paine Storer
Home stadiumHarvard Stadium
Seasons
← 1912
1914 →

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 27MaineW 34–0
October 4Bates
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 14–0
October 11Williams
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 23–3
October 18Holy Cross
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 47–7
October 25Penn State
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 29–0
November 1Cornell
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 23–6
November 8at PrincetonW 3–0
November 15Brown
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA
W 37–0
November 22at Yale
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Allston, MA (Rivalry)
W 15–5

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "1913 Harvard Crimson Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.