1910 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1910 Pittsburgh Panthers football
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Co-national champion (NCF)
Conference Independent
1910 record 9–0
Head coach Joseph H. Thompson (3rd year)
Home stadium Forbes Field
Seasons
« 1909 1911 »

The 1910 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1910 college football season. Pittsburgh shut out all nine of its opponents, outscored opponents by a combined score of 282 to 0, and finished with a perfect 9–0 record in their third year under head coach Joseph H. Thompson. The team has been recognized as a co-national champion of 1910 by the National Championship Foundation.[1] Significant games included victories over West Virginia (38–0) and Penn State (11–0).[2][3] Two Pittsburgh players were recognized by at least one selector on the 1910 College Football All-America Team. They are: fullback Tex Richards (Pittsburgh Dispatch, 1st team); and center Ralph Galvin (Pittsburgh Dispatch, 1st team; Pittsburgh Leader, 1st team).[4]

References

  1. National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "1910 Pittsburgh Panthers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 23, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Pittsburgh Yearly Results (1910-1914)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved November 23, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Spalding's Official Foot Ball Guide 1911, p. 21.