1896 Sewanee Tigers football team

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1896 Sewanee Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1896 record 3–3 (3–3 SIAA)
Head coach Eddie Blair (1st season)
Captain J. S. Tanner
Home stadium McGee Field
Seasons
← 1895
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 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South during the 1896 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 17 Nashville McGee FieldSewanee, TN W 6–0  
October 26 Central McGee Field • Sewanee, TN W 6–4  
October 31 at Alabama The QuadTuscaloosa, AL W 10–6  
November 9 at Georgia Herty FieldAthens, GA L 0–26  
November 16 at Auburn Riverside Park • Montgomery, AL L 6–38  
November 26 Vanderbilt (Rivalry) L 4–10  
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 Sewanee football media guide" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-03-09.