1906 Colorado Silver and Gold football
ConferenceColorado Football Association
Record2–3–4 (1–1–2 CFA)
Head coach
CaptainJohn Salberg
Home stadiumGamble Field
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →
1906 Colorado Football Association standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Colorado Mines $ 2 0 2 2 0 2
Colorado 1 1 2 2 3 4
Denver 2 2 0 2 3 0
Colorado College 1 2 1 3 2 2
Colorado Agricultural 1 2 1 1 2 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1906 Colorado Silver and Gold football team was an American football team that represented the University of Colorado during the 1906 college football season. The team returned to the Colorado Football Association (CFL) after a season as an independent. Led by first-year head coach Frank Castleman, Colorado compiled an overall record of 2–3–4 with a mark of 1–1–2 in conference play, tying for second place in the CFA.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultSource
October 13DenverW 6–0
September 29State Prep School*
  • Gamble Field
  • Boulder, CO
W 22–0
October 6Colorado alumni*
  • Gamble Field
  • Boulder, CO
T 0–0
October 20at Washburn*Topeka, KST 0–0[3]
October 27at Kansas*L 0–16[4]
November 3Colorado College
  • Gamble Field
  • Boulder, CO
L 0–6
November 10at Colorado AgriculturalDurkee Field (rivalry)T 0–0
November 17at Utah*L 0–10[5]
November 22Colorado Mines
  • Gamble Field
  • Boulder, CO
T 0–0
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CUBuffs.com. Colorado Athletic Department. 2015. pp. 128–130. Retrieved September 13, 2016.
  2. ^ "1906 Football Schedule". CUBuffs.com. University of Colorado Athletics. Retrieved April 14, 2021.
  3. ^ "Both teams failed to cross line". The Topeka Daily Capital. October 21, 1906. p. 1. Retrieved April 14, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Jayhawkers win from Coloradoans". The Topeka Daily Capital. October 28, 1904. Retrieved April 14, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  5. ^ "Utah defeats Boulder and wins her greatest football victory". The Salt Lake Herald. November 18, 1906. p. 6. Retrieved April 14, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.