The Richmond Colts football teams represented Richmond College (now the University of Richmond) in Richmond, Virginia. The first Spiders season was in 1881 when they finished 2–0–0, both wins being against Randolph-Macon College of Ashland. The Spiders did not compete in the 1883 and 1884 seasons.

Contents: 1881 - 1882 - 1883 - 1884 - 1885 - 1886 - 1887 - 1888 - 1889


1881[edit | edit source]

1881 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1881 record2–0–0
Head coachM. C. Taylor (1st season)
Seasons
1882 →
Date Opponent Site Result
December 3 at [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Ashland, Virginia W 3–0  
December 17 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia W 3–0  

1882[edit | edit source]

1882 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1882 record1–0–0
Head coachC. M. Hazen (1st season)
Seasons
← 1881
1883 →
Date Opponent Site Result
December 9 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia W 5–1  

1883[edit | edit source]

Rain canceled the only scheduled game of the 1883 season. The Colts were supposed to have played the Hampden-Sydney Tigers.

1884[edit | edit source]

The Colts did not play any games in the 1884 college football season.

1885[edit | edit source]

1885 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1885 record1–1–0
Head coachC. M. Hazen (2nd season)
Seasons
← 1884
1886 →
Date Opponent Site Result
November 12 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia W 3–1  
November 12 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia L 1–2  

1886[edit | edit source]

1886 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1886 record1–1–0
Head coachC. M. Hazen (3rd season)
Seasons
← 1885
1887 →
Date Opponent Site Result
October 21 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia L 0–1  
November 20 at [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Ashland, Virginia W 3–1  

1887[edit | edit source]

1887 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1887 record1–1–0
Head coachH. R. Hundley (1st season)
Seasons
← 1886
1888 →
Date Opponent Site Result
November 12 at McCabe University Petersburg, Virginia L 0–57  
November 24 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia W 14–13  

1888[edit | edit source]

1888 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1888 record1–2–0
Head coachC. M. Hazen (4th season)
Seasons
← 1887
1889 →
Date Opponent Site Result
November 12 at [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Ashland, Virginia W 11–0  
November 29 Petersburg A.C. Richmond, Virginia L 0–6  
December 9 McCabe University Richmond, Virginia L 0–6  

1889[edit | edit source]

1889 Richmond Colts football
ConferenceIndependent
1889 record1–2–0
Head coachFrank Johnson (1st season)
Seasons
← 1888
1890 →
Date Opponent Site Result
November 28 Petersburg A.C. Richmond, Virginia L 0–6  
December 10 at Wake Forest Wake Forest, North Carolina L 14–32  
December 16 [[{{{school}}}|Randolph-Macon]] Richmond, Virginia W 42–0  

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