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1901 Brown Bears football
ConferenceIndependent
1901 record4–7–1
Head coachEddie N. Robinson (4th season)
CaptainW. P. Bates
Home stadiumAndrews Field
Seasons
← 1900
1902 →

The 1901 Brown Bears football team was an American football team that represented Brown University as an independent during the 1901 college football season. In its fourth season under head coach Eddie N. Robinson, the team compiled a 4–7–1 record and was outscored by a total of 212 to 70. W. P. Bates was the team captain.[1][2]

The team played its home games at Andrews Field in Providence, Rhode Island.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 28Boston College
W 12–0[3]
October 2[[{{{school}}}|Colby]]
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
W 16–0[4]
October 5Syracuse
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
L 0–20500[5]
October 9Manhattan
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
W 6–5[6]
October 12at PennL 0–2610,000[7]
October 19at PrincetonL 0–35[8]
October 26Holy Cross
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
T 6–6[9]
November 2at HarvardL 0–485,000[10]
November 5at Homestead Library & A.C.
L 0–34[11]
November 9Lafayette
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
L 6–11[12]
November 16Union (NY)
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
W 24–5[13]
November 28Dartmouth
  • Andrews Field
  • Providence, RI
L 0–226,000[14]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "1901 Brown Bears Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/brown/1901-schedule.html. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  2. "Brown Bears Football Media Guide". brownbears.com. http://graphics.fansonly.com/photos/schools/brow/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/FootballMediaGuide.pdf. Retrieved October 17, 2018.
  3. "Brown 12, Boston College 0". The Boston Globe: p. 7. September 29, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29410520/brown_12_boston_college_0/.
  4. "Brown, 16; Colby, 0". Boston Post: p. 3. October 3, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29410659/brown_16_colby_0/.
  5. "U. of S., 20; Brown, 0". Boston Sunday Post: p. 5. October 6, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411906/u_of_s_20_brown_0/.
  6. "Brown, 6; Manhattan, 5". The Boston Globe: p. 4. October 10, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411993/brown_6_manhattan_5/.
  7. "Penn Overwhelms Brown Eleven". The Philadelphia Times: p. 5. October 13, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411097/penn_overwhelms_brown_eleven/.
  8. "Princeton, 35; Brown, 0". New York Daily Tribune: p. 10. October 20, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/23924869/princeton_35_brown_0/.
  9. "Holy Cross and Brown Play Tie". The Boston Sunday Post: p. 8. October 27, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411712/holy_cross_and_brown_play_tie/.
  10. "Crimson Triumphs Over Brown by Its Biggest Score of the Season---48---0". Boston Post: p. 5. November 3, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29410874/crimson_triumphs_over_brown_by_its/.
  11. "Brown Failed To Cross Line". The Pittsburg Press: p. 8. November 6, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411337/brown_failed_to_cross_line/.
  12. "Lafayette, 11; Brown, 6". The New York Times: p. 16. November 10, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411461/lafayette_11_brown_6/.
  13. "Brown 24, Union 5". The Boston Globe: p. 16. November 17, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29411570/brown_24_union_5/.
  14. "Dartmouth 22, Brown 0". The Boston Globe: p. 4. November 29, 1901. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29410412/dartmouth_22_brown_0/.
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