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1915 Colorado Agricultural Aggies football
RMC champion
ConferenceRocky Mountain Conference
1915 record7–0 (7–0 RMC)
Head coachHarry W. Hughes (5th season)
Home stadiumColorado Field
Seasons
← 1914
1916 →
Template:1915 Rocky Mountain Conference football standings

The 1915 Colorado Agricultural Aggies football team represented Colorado Agricultural College (now known as Colorado State University) in the Rocky Mountain Conference (RMC) during the 1915 college football season. In their fifth season under head coach Harry W. Hughes, the Aggies compiled a perfect 7–0 record, won the RMC championship, and outscored all opponents by a total of 244 to 31.[1][2]

Three Colorado Agricultural players received all-conference honors in 1915: guard Frank Wilson, center Charles Shepardson, and end Ralph (Sag) Robinson.[3]

The 1915 team remains the only team in school history to compile a perfect season.[4]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
October 9at ColoradoW 28–6[5]
October 16at UtahW 21–9[6]
October 23Utah StateW 59–0[7]
October 30Colorado Mines
  • Colorado Field
  • Fort Collins, CO
W 35–0[8]
November 6at WyomingLaramie, WY (rivalry)W 48–0
November 13at Colorado CollegeW 24–13[9]
November 25Denver
  • Colorado Field
  • Fort Collins, CO
W 34–3[10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "1915 Colorado State Rams Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/colorado-state/1915-schedule.html. Retrieved October 14, 2018.
  2. "2017 Colorado State Football Media Guide". Colorado State University. 2017. pp. 162, 170. https://s3.amazonaws.com/sidearm.sites/csurams.com/documents/2017/8/21/G145_174_2017FBmg.pdf. Retrieved October 14, 2018.
  3. 2017 Media Guide, p. 174.
  4. "Colorado State Rams School History". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/colorado-state/. Retrieved October 14, 2018.
  5. "Light Team Victorious: Colorado Aggies Defeat University Eleven, 28 to 6". The Register and Leader (Des Moines, IA): p. 10. October 10, 1915. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24527237/light_team_victorious_colorado_aggies/.
  6. "Crimson Beaten in Fray With Coloradoans: University of Utah Loses Great Gridiron Battle To Powerful Set of Farmers From Centennial State". The Salt Lake Herald-Republican: p. Sports 1, 2. October 17, 1915. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24527381/crimson_beaten_in_fray_with/.
  7. "Aggies Beaten at Fort Collins: Carrot Diggers Engage in Fray". The Salt Lake Herald-Republican: p. Sports 2. October 24, 1915. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24527529/aggies_beaten_at_fort_collins_carrot/.
  8. "Colorado A.C. Trounces Mines". The Salt Lake Herald-Republican: p. Sports 1. October 31, 1915. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24527644/colorado_ac_trounces_mines/.
  9. "Colorado Aggies Champs". The San Francisco Examiner: p. 76. November 14, 1915. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24527763/colorado_aggies_champs/.
  10. "Aggies Cinch Right To Title: Rocky Mountain Conference Champs Beat Denver 34 to 3". The Salt Lake Herald-Republican: p. 6. November 26, 1915. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24527858/aggies_cinch_right_to_title_rocky/.

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