American Football Database
American Football Database
1906 Illinois Fighting Illini football
ConferenceWestern Conference
1906 record1–3–1 (1–3 Western)
Head coachJusta Lindgren (2nd season)
CaptainIra T. Carrithers
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Template:1906 Western Conference football standings The 1906 Illinois Fighting Illini football team was an American football team that represented the University of Illinois during the 1906 college football season. In their second non-consecutive season under head coach Justa Lindgren, the Illini compiled a 1–3–1 record and finished in fifth place in the Western Conference.[1] Halfback Ira T. Carrithers was the team captain.[2]


October 13Wabash*T 0–0
October 27at Michigan L 9–28
November 10Wisconsin
  • Illinois Field
  • Champaign, IL
L 6–16
November 17at ChicagoL 0–63
November 24at Purdue
W 5–0
  • *Non-conference game