1894 Princeton Tigers football
National champion (Houlgate)
Conference Independent
1894 record 8–2
Head coach No coach
Captain Thomas Trenchard
« 1893 1895 »

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The 1894 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1894 college football season. The team finished with an 8–2 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by one selector, the Houlgate System.[1] They outscored their opponents 204 to 44.[1]


September 29[[{{{school}}}|Lafayette]]Princeton, NJW 40–0
October 3at LehighBethlehem, PAW 8–0
October 10RutgersPrinceton, NJ (rivalry)W 48–0
October 15vs. VirginiaBaltimore, MDW 12–0
October 20CornellPrinceton, NJW 12–4
October 27LehighPrinceton, NJW 32–0
November 3Volunteer Athletic ClubPrinceton, NJW 40–0
November 10vs. PennTrenton, NJ (rivalry)L 0–12
November 26at Orange Athletic ClubOrange, NJW 12–4
December 1vs. YaleNew York, NY (rivalry)L 0–24


  1. 1.0 1.1 "1894 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.
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