1915 Cornell Big Red football
National champion (Helms, Houlgate, NCF)
Co-national champion (Parke H. Davis)
Conference Independent
1915 record 9–0
Head coach Albert Sharpe (4th year)
Home stadium Schoellkopf Field
« 1914 1916 »

Template:1915 college football independents records The 1915 Cornell Big Red football team represented Cornell University in the 1915 college football season. The team won all nine games and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Helms Athletic Foundation, Houlgate System, and National Championship Foundation, and as a co-national champion (with Pittsburgh) by Parke H. Davis.[1] Cornell outscored their opponents 287 to 50.[2]


September 25GettysburgW 13–0
October 2Oberlin
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 34–7
October 9Williams
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 46–6
October 16Bucknell
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 41–0
October 23at HarvardW 10–0
October 30VPI
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 45–0
November 6at MichiganW 34–722,000
November 13Washington and Lee
  • Schoellkopf Field
  • Ithaca, NY
W 40–21
November 25at PennW 24-925,000

External linksEdit


  1. National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 8, 2016.
  2. 1915 Cornell University football scores and results Script error. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on October 3, 2013.

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