Results for: Intercollegiate Athletics

In History of Sports

What was the first intercollegiate contest?

The first college football game was played in 1869 between Rutgers and Princeton. Rutgers won 6-4. Click on the 'First College Game' link on this page to read a detailed accou (MORE)
In College Football

What is intercollegiate football?

The prefix 'inter' in the word intercollegiate means more than one college. Intercollegiate football is a football game between teams from two different colleges.
In Track and Field

What is athletics?

Athletics is anything having to do with a sport or being active. some people think if they walk their dog or something they are being "athletic" but really they are not. to be (MORE)
In Sports

What are intercollegiate sports?

Intercollegiate sports are athletic competitions that are organized, funded, and participated in by institutions of tertiary education.
In American Football History

Which football teams played in the first intercollegiate?

Rutgers and Princeton played their first intercollegiate football game on November 6, 1869, and only those two schools can trace back the history of their programs that far. O (MORE)