1891 Trinity Blue and White football
ConferenceIndependent
1891 record3–0
Head coachNo coach
CaptainTom Daniels
Seasons
← 1890
1892 →
1891 college football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         13 0 0
Harvard         13 1 0
Princeton         12 1 0
Trinity         3 0 0
Wake Forest         1 0 0
Penn         11 2 0
Illinois         5 1 0
Colgate         4 1 0
Army         4 1 1
Stanford         3 1 0
Vanderbilt         3 1 0
Wisconsin         3 1 1
Navy         5 2 0
Cornell         7 3 0
Rutgers         8 6 0
Geneva         4 2 0
Washington & Jefferson         4 2 0
Virginia         2 1 2
Delaware         5 3 1
Dartmouth         2 2 1
Georgetown         2 2 0
Washington         1 1 0
Doane         1 2 0
Sewanee         1 2 0
USC         1 2 0
Michigan         4 5 0
Ohio State         2 3 0
Colorado         1 4 0
Columbia         1 5 0
Indiana         1 5 0
California         0 1 0
Central         0 1 0
Furman         0 1 0
West Virginia         0 1 0
North Carolina         0 2 0

The 1891 Trinity Blue and White football team represented Trinity College (today known as Duke University) in the 1891 college football season. The team went 3–0 and beat its opponents by a combined score of 122 to 4.[1] The team claimed a Southern championship.[2][3]

The 1891 team was led by senior player and captain Tom Daniels, who later played for Auburn University.[4]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
November 14at FurmanColumbia, SCW 96–0
November 20at North CarolinaChapel Hill, NC (Victory Bell)W 6–4
November 28vs. VirginiaRichmond, VAW 20–01,200

References[edit | edit source]

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