1897 Wisconsin Badgers football
Big Ten Champions
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1897 record9–1 (3–0 Big Ten)
Head coachPhilip King (2nd season)
Home stadiumRandall Field
Seasons
← 1896
1898 →
1897 Western Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Wisconsin 3 0 0     9 1 0
Chicago 3 1 0     11 1 0
Michigan 2 1 0     6 1 1
Illinois 1 1 0     6 2 0
Purdue 1 2 0     5 3 1
Northwestern 0 2 0     5 3 0
Minnesota 0 3 0     4 4 0
† – Conference champion

The 1897 Wisconsin Badgers football team represented the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the 1897 college football season.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 2* Lake Forest Randall FieldMadison, WI W 30–0  
October 6* Madison High School Randall Field • Madison, WI W 8–0  
October 9* Rush Medical Randall Field • Madison, WI W 28–0  
October 16* [[{{{school}}}|Platteville Normal]] Randall Field • Madison, WI W 28–0  
October 23* at Madison High School Madison, WI W 29–0  
October 30 at Minnesota Minneapolis, MN W 24–0  
November 6* Beloit Randall Field • Madison, WI W 11–0  
November 26 at Chicago Marshall FieldChicago, IL W 23–8  
November 20* vs. Wisconsin Alumni Madison, WI L 0–6  
November 25 at Northwestern Evanston, IL W 22–0  
*Non-Conference Game. All times are in Central Time.

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