1901 Football Team

Overall Record: 11-0Conference Record: 4-0
Conference Finish: 1st place tie (Wisconsin)
National Ranking: National Champion
Coach: Fielding Yost
Captain: Hugh White
All-Americans: Neil Snow
Trainer: Keene Fitzpatrick
Manager: H. K. Crafts

OpponentDateSiteResult Attend.
Albion09/28HW55-0
Case10/05HW57-0
Indiana10/12HW33-02,000
Northwestern10/19HW29-0
Buffalo10/26HW128-0
Carlisle11/021W22-08,000
Ohio State11/09AW21-033,000
Chicago (HC)11/16HW22-03,500
Beloit11/23HW89-03,500
Iowa11/282W50-010,00
Stanford1/1/023W49-0
Total Points550-0

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1 - Detroit , Michigan
2 - Chicago, Illinois
3 - 1902 Tournament of Roses Game, Tournament Park, Pasadena, Ca. (First Rose Bowl Game)

Starting Lineups                  
PositionPlayer
left end Curtis Redden (10)
Herb Graver
left tackle Hugh White (11)
left guard Dan McGugin (10)
James E. Forest (1)
center George Gregory (11)
right guard Ebin Wilson (11)
right tackle Bruce Shorts (10)
Daniel Woodward (1)
right end Albert E. Herrnstein (6)
James C. Knight (4)
Everett Sweeley (1)
quarterback Harison "Boss" Weeks (11)
fullback Neil Snow (11)
left halfback Willie Heston (7)
Everett Sweeley (3)
Walt Shaw (1)
right halfback Everett Sweeley (7)
Willie Heston (2)
Walt Shaw (1)
Albert E. Herrnstein (1)

View full 1901 roster (from all-time roster database, includes non-lettermen and freshmen)


1901 Team Photo
1901 team photo
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Front row
Everett M. Seeley, Harrison S. Weeks, Curtis G. Redden, Arthur E. Redner, Albert E. Herrnstein
Middle Row
Ebin Wilson, Neil W. Snow, Captain Hugh White, Bruce C. Shorts, Willie Heston
Back Row
H.K. Crafts, Dan E. McGugin, George W. Gregory, coach Fielding H. Yost, Herb S. Graver, Charles Baird, Keene Fitzpatrick

1901 Team at Tournament of Roses Practice Field
1901 team at Tournament of Roses