1898 Auburn Tigers football team

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1898 Auburn Tigers football
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Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1898 record 2–1 (2–0 SIAA)
Head coach John Heisman (4th season)
Captain George Mitcham
Seasons
← 1897
1899 →
1898 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Sewanee $ 3 0 0     4 0 0
Auburn 2 0 0     2 1 0
LSU 1 0 0     1 0 0
Georgia 3 1 0     4 2 0
Clemson 1 1 0     3 1 0
Tulane 1 1 0     1 1 0
Kentucky State 0 0 0     7 0 0
Vanderbilt 1 2 0     1 5 0
Texas 0 1 0     5 1 0
Ole Miss 0 1 0     1 1 0
Nashville 0 2 0     0 2 0
Georgia Tech 0 3 0     0 3 0
Cumberland 0 0 0     0 0 0
SW Presbyterian 0 0 0     0 0 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1898 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1898 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. It was the Tigers' seventh season and they competed as a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA). The team was led by head coach John Heisman, in his fourth year, and finished with a record of two wins and one loss (2–1 overall, 2–1 in the SIAA).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
November 5 Georgia Tech Auburn, AL W 29–6  
November 14 North Carolina Auburn, AL L 0–24  
November 24 at Georgia Piedmont ParkAtlanta, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 18–17  

Source: 1898 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 182. 
  2. ^ "1898 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 20, 2012.