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1893 Purdue Boilermakers football
IIAA champion
ConferenceIndiana Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1893 record5–2–1 (4–0 IIAA)
Head coachD. M. Balliet (1st season)
CaptainW. P. Finney
Seasons
← 1892
1894 →
1893 IIAA football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Purdue 4 0 0     5 2 1
† – Conference champion

The 1893 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1893 college football season. The team compiled a 5–2–1 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 334 to 144 in its first season under head coach D. M. Balliet. W. P. Finney was the team captain.[1][2]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 14Indiana W 64–0
October 21Butler
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
W 96–0
October 25Chicago *
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN (rivalry)
W 20–10
November 4Wabash
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
W 48–8
November 11Michigan*
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN
L 8–462,000
November 18at Wisconsin*L 30–36
November 25Illinois *
  • Stuart Field
  • West Lafayette, IN (rivalry)
T 26–26
November 30vs. DePauwIndianapolisW 42–18
  • *Non-conference game

ReferencesEdit

Template:IIAA football champions

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