1897 Indiana Hoosiers football
1897 record6–1–1
Head coachMadison G. Gonterman (2nd season)
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The 1897 Indiana Hoosiers football team was an American football team that represented Indiana University Bloomington during the 1897 college football season. In their second season under head coach Madison G. Gonterman, the Hoosiers compiled a 6–1–1 record and outscored their opponents 150 to 32.[1][2]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

1897[[{{{school}}}|Rose Polytechnic]]*
T 6–6-
1897Bedford Community College (IN)*
  • Jordan Field
  • Bloomington, IN
W 40–0-
October 17at Rose Polytechnic*Terre Haute, INW 12–0-
October 23Emmerich Manual High School*
  • Jordan Field
  • Bloomington, IN
W 30–0-
October 30at PurdueL 6–20-
1897DePauw*Bloomington, INW 18–0-
1897Miami (OH)*Bloomington, INW 22–6-
November 25DePauw*Bloomington, INW 16–0-
  • *Non-conference game

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