1930 Kansas Jayhawks football
Big 6 champion
ConferenceBig Six Conference
1930 record6–2 (4–1 Big 6)
Head coach
CaptainCharles Smoot
Seasons
← 1929
1931 →
1930 Big Six Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Kansas $ 4 1 0     6 2 0
Oklahoma 3 1 1     4 3 1
Kansas State 3 2 0     5 3 0
Nebraska 2 2 1     4 3 2
Missouri 1 2 2     2 5 2
Iowa State 0 5 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1930 Kansas Jayhawks football team represented the University of Kansas in the Big Six Conference during the 1930 college football season. In their third season under head coach Bill Hargiss, the Jayhawks compiled a 6–2 record (4–1 against conference opponents), won the Big Six championship, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 144 to 50.[1][2] They played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas. Charles Smoot was the team captain.[2] The Jayhawks were Big 6 champions. It is to date the last conference championship Kansas has won without sharing the title.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 4at Creighton*W 26–0
October 10Haskell*W 33–715,000[3]
October 18at Kansas StateW 14–0
October 25Iowa State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
W 20–6
November 1at Penn*L 6–21
November 8Nebraska
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS (rivalry)
L 0–16
November 15Oklahoma
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
W 13–0
November 23at MissouriW 32–0
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ "1930 Kansas Jayhawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  2. ^ a b 2017 Kansas Football Media Guide, p. 182.
  3. ^ "Haskell Scalp Goes To Kansas". The Manhattan Mercury. October 11, 1930. p. 6 – via Newspapers.com.