1896 Georgia Tech football team

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1896 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1896 record 1–1–1 (1–1–1 SIAA)
Head coach J. B. West
Seasons
← 1894
1897 →
1896 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
LSU + 3 0 0     6 0 0
Georgia + 2 0 0     4 0 0
Vanderbilt 3 0 2     3 2 2
Auburn 3 1 0     3 1 0
Georgia Tech 1 1 1     1 1 1
Texas 1 1 0     4 2 1
Alabama 1 1 0     2 1 0
Kentucky State 1 1 0     3 6 0
Sewanee 3 3 0     3 3 0
Tulane 1 2 0     3 2 0
SW Presbyterian 0 1 0     0 1 0
Nashville 0 1 1     0 1 1
Mercer 0 2 1     0 2 1
Central 0 2 1     0 3 1
Mississippi A&M 0 2 0     0 4 0
Cumberland            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1896 Georgia Tech football team represented the Georgia Institute of Technology during the 1896 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. It was the team's first season in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 31 at Mercer Central Park • Macon, GA W 6–4  
November 7 at Auburn Auburn, AL (Rivalry) L 0–45  
November 21 Mercer Brisbine Park • Atlanta, GA T 12–12  
*Non-conference game.

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