1902 Auburn Tigers football team

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1902 Auburn Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1902 record 2–4–1 (2–4–1 SIAA)
Head coach Ralph S. Kent (1st year, 5 games)
M. S. Harvey (1st year, 2 games)
Seasons
← 1901
1903 →
1902 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Clemson $ 5 0 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 5 1 0     8 1 0
LSU + 5 1 0     6 1 0
Texas 4 1 0     6 3 1
Sewanee 4 2 0     7 2 0
Tennessee 4 2 0     6 2 0
Georgia 4 2 1     4 2 1
Ole Miss 3 3 0     4 3 0
Auburn 2 4 1     2 4 1
Alabama 2 4 0     4 4 0
Furman 1 2 1     4 3 4
Davidson 1 2 0     3 5 1
Nashville 1 2 0     1 3 0
Cumberland 1 3 0     1 3 0
Kentucky State 0 2 0     4 6 1
Tulane 0 3 2     1 4 2
Mississippi A&M 0 4 1     1 4 1
Georgia Tech 0 5 2     0 6 2
  • $ – Conference champion
  • + LSU claims a co-championship[1]

The 1902 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1902 college football season. The team finished the season with a record of 2–4–1, the Tigers were coached by two men that year: Ralph S. Kent and M. S. Harvey. A little over halfway through the season, Kent stepped down after going 2–2–1. Harvey followed and in his only season as head coach went 0–2, the Tigers only played one true home game in Auburn, the November 15 game against Clemson. The Tigers played their other home games in either Birmingham or Atlanta.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 11 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA (Rivalry) W 18–6  
October 18 at Alabama West End Park • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) W 23–0  
October 25 at Tulane New Orleans, LA (Rivalry) T 0–0  
October 27 at LSU State Field • Baton Rouge, LA (Rivalry) L 0–5  
November 6 Sewanee West End Park • Birmingham, AL L 0–6  
November 15 Clemson Auburn, AL (Rivalry) L 0–16  
November 27 at Georgia Piedmont ParkAtlanta, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 5–12  
  • Source: 1902 Auburn football schedule[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 LSU Tigers Media Guide" (PDF). Louisiana State Athletics. p. 107. Retrieved April 27, 2018. 
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Robert S. Kent, 1902". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Michael Smith "Mike" Harvey, 1902". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 22, 2015. 
  4. ^ "1902 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved July 22, 2015.