1925 Kansas Jayhawks football
ConferenceMissouri Valley Conference
1925 record2–5–1 (2–5–1 Missouri Valley)
Head coachPotsy Clark (5th season)
CaptainReginald Smith
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1924
1926 →
1925 Missouri Valley football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Missouri 5 1 0     6 1 1
Drake 5 2 0     5 3 0
Kansas State 3 2 1     5 2 1
Iowa State 3 2 1     4 3 1
Nebraska 2 2 1     4 2 2
Oklahoma 3 3 1     4 3 1
Grinnell 2 2 1     3 3 2
Kansas 2 5 1     2 5 1
Washington (MO) 1 4 1     2 5 1
Oklahoma A&M 0 3 1     2 5 1

The 1925 Kansas Jayhawks football team was an American football team that represented the University of Kansas in the Missouri Valley Conference during the 1925 college football season. In its fifth and final season under head coach Potsy Clark, the team compiled a 2–5–1 record (2–5–1 against conference opponents), finished in eighth place in the conference, and was outscored by a total of 68 to 30.[1][2] They played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas. Reginald Smith was the team captain.[2]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 3Oklahoma A&MW 13–3[3]
October 10at Iowa StateL 0–206,000[4]
October 17Kansas State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
L 7–1412,000[5]
October 24at NebraskaL 0–1410,000[6]
October 31Drake
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
L 0–7[7]
November 7at OklahomaT 0–0~ 10,000[8]
November 14at GrinnellGrinnell, IAL 0–3[9]
November 21Missouri
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS (rivalry)
W 10–7> 30,000[10]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "1925 Kansas Jayhawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/kansas/1925-schedule.html. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2017 Kansas Football Media Guide, p. 181.
  3. "Jayhawks Trim Oklahoma Aggies". The Des Moines Register: p. S7. October 4, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29827286/jayhawks_trim_oklahoma_aggies/.
  4. "Cyclones Win Hard Contest Decisively". The Des Moines Register: p. 1S. October 11, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29825378/cyclones_win_hard_contest_decisively/.
  5. "Aggies Trimmed Kansas U. 14 to 7". The Sedalia Democrat: p. 8. October 18, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29826401/aggies_trimmed_kansas_u_14_to_7/.
  6. "Kansas U. Plucked of Proud Feathers". The Lincoln Sunday Star: p. 13. October 25, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29826594/kansas_u_jayhawk_plucked_of_proud/.
  7. "Drake Beats Kansas 7-0". The Des Moines Register: p. Sports 1. November 1, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/image/129034803.
  8. Charles J. Brill (November 8, 1925). "Jayhawk-Sooner Battle Scoreless: Owenmen Have Three Chances To Count In First Half But Fail". The Daily Oklahoman: p. Sports 1. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29826810/jayhawksooner_battle_scoreless/.
  9. "Grinnell Beats Kansas, 3-0". The Des Moines Register: pp. 1S, 7S. November 15, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/30523105/grinnell_beats_kansas_30/.
  10. "Jayhawks Defeat Tigers In Final Minute Of Game". Joplin Globe: p. 1. November 22, 1925. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29819319/jayhawks_defeat_tigers_in_final_minute/.
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