1934 Kansas Jayhawks football
ConferenceBig Six Conference
1934 record3–4–3 (2–2–1 Big 6)
Head coach
CaptainOle Nesmith
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1933
1935 →
1934 Big Six Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Kansas State $ 5 0 0     7 2 1
Nebraska 4 1 0     6 3 0
Oklahoma 2 2 1     3 4 2
Kansas 1 2 2     3 4 3
Iowa State 1 3 1     5 3 1
Missouri 0 5 0     0 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1934 Kansas Jayhawks football team represented the University of Kansas in the Big Six Conference during the 1934 college football season. In their third season under head coach Adrian Lindsey, the Jayhawks compiled a 3–4–3 record (2–2–1 against conference opponents), finished in fourth place in the conference, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 74 to 48.[1][2] They played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas. Ole Nesmith was the team captain.[2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 29Colorado*T 0–0
October 6at Tulsa*L 0–7
October 13St. Benedict*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
W 34–12
October 20at Kansas StateL 0–13
October 27Oklahoma
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
T 7–7
November 3at Iowa StateT 0–0
November 10at Washington University*W 13–0
November 17Nebraska
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
L 0–3
November 24Michigan State*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, KS
L 0–66,852[3]
November 29at MissouriW 20–0
  • *Non-conference game

References

  1. ^ "1934 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. ^ "K.U. Holds M.S. To Touchdown". The Morning Chronicle (Manhattan, Kansas). November 25, 1934. p. 6 – via Newspapers.com.