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1892 (spring) California Golden Bears football
ConferenceIndependent
1892 (spring) record4–2
Head coachNo coach
Seasons
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The 1892 (spring) California Golden Bears football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Berkeley. The team competed as an independent during the spring of 1892 against teams from the Bay Area. It was Cal's final team without a head coach and compiled a record of 4–2.[1] This season was the first time Cal played against Stanford, establishing that match as the first instance of the Big Game.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
December 12San Francisco Boys High School*Berkeley, CAW 12–0
January 5San Francisco Boys High School*Berkeley, CAW 14–0
January 12Hopkins Academy*Berkeley, CAW 16–4
February 3Berkeley Gymnasium*Berkeley, CAW 30–0
February 20Olympic Club*Berkeley, CAL 0–6
March 194:00 p.m.Stanford*
L 10–148,000

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References

  1. "2015 Media Guide". Cal Golden Bears Athletics. p. 160. Archived from the original on October 26, 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20161026170757/https://admin.xosn.com/attachments1/423534.pdf. Retrieved October 20, 2016.
  2. 2015 Football Information Guide. Cal Athletics. 2015. p. 1962. Archived from the original on 2016-10-26. https://web.archive.org/web/20161026170757/https://admin.xosn.com/attachments1/423534.pdf.
  3. Sheehan, Jack; Honig, Louis (1900). The Games of California and Stanford. San Francisco: Commercial Publishing Company. p. 5. https://books.google.com/books?id=kBQJAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover&cad=0#v=onepage.


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