GOLDEN GOPHER BASKETBALL

Gopher Basketball 1918-1919 Season

1918-1919 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/17/1918 Overland Aviation W 40-18
01/02/1919 Aviation Cubs W 50-7
01/04/1919 Wisconsin-Stout W 68-4
01/11/1919 Indiana W 35-13
01/18/1919 Wisconsin W 38-23
01/27/1919 Illinois W 36-17
02/01/1919 @ Iowa W 28-18
02/08/1919 Iowa W 36-22
02/15/1919 Purdue W 36-24
02/22/1919 @ Indiana W 20-14
02/24/1919 @ Purdue W 26-21
03/01/1919 @ Wisconsin W 23-12
03/03/1919 @ Illinois W 26-9

1918-1919 Big Ten Standings

Team Conference Overall
W L PCT W L PCT
Minnesota 10 0 1.000 13 0 1.000
Chicago 10 2 .833 12 3 .800
Northwestern 6 4 .600 6 4 .600
Michigan 5 5 .500 18 6 .750
Illinois 5 7 .417 6 8 .429
Indiana 4 6 .400 9 7 .563
Iowa 4 7 .364 8 7 .533
Purdue 4 7 .364 6 8 .429
Ohio State 2 6 .250 7 12 .368
Wisconsin 3 9 .250 5 11 .313

Season notes:

Coached by Dr. L.J. Cooke (22nd season). There were no polls until 1949.

There was no NCAA Tournament until 1939, but the Helms Athletic Foundation named the Gophers 1919 National Champions!

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