GOLDEN GOPHER FOOTBALL

Gopher Football 1916 Season

1916 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L/T Score
10/07/1916 South Dakota State W 41-7
10/14/1916 North Dakota W 47-7
10/21/1916 South Dakota W 81-0
10/28/1916 Iowa (4-3) W 67-0
11/04/1916 Illinois (3-3-1) L 9-14
11/18/1916 Wisconsin (4-2-1) W 54-0
11/25/1916 @ Chicago (3-4) W 49-0

1916 Big Ten Standings

Team Conference Overall
W L T PCT W L T PCT
Ohio State 4 0 0 1.000 7 0 0 1.000
Northwestern 4 1 0 .800 6 1 0 .857
Minnesota 3 1 0 .750 6 1 0 .857
Illinois 2 2 1 .500 3 3 1 .500
Chicago 3 3 0 .500 3 4 0 .429
Wisconsin 1 2 1 .375 4 2 1 .643
Iowa 1 2 0 .333 4 3 0 .571
Indiana 0 3 1 .125 2 4 1 .357
Purdue 0 4 1 .100 2 4 1 .357

Season notes:

Coached by Dr. Henry L. Williams (17th season). There were no polls until 1936.

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1916 Season Bowl Results
Rose Bowl - 01/01/1917
Oregon 14, Pennsylvania 0