What football record set over 70 years ago, in college football, is still safely in place and will probably never be surpassed, and what was so unique about the way the record was set?
#50668. Asked by ddarscheid. (Aug 31 04 8:35 AM)
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On October 7, 1916, Georgia Tech played Cumberland in Atlanta. Tech won 222 to 0, the worst walloping in the history of American college football.
The game did not go the distance. It was cut short by 15 minutes.
Next best is a distant second - the 125 pts win margin by Connecticut in 1949.
103 - Wyoming vs. Northern Colorado (0), Nov 5, 1949 ( 15 TDs, 13 PATs )
105 - Portland St. vs Delaware St., Nov 8, 1980 ( 15 TDs, 15 PATs )
125 - Connecticut vs. Newport Naval Training, Oct 22, 1949
97 - Concordia vs. Macalester, Sept. 24, 1977
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