1908 Clemson Tigers football team

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1908 Clemson Tigers football
1908 Clemson Tigers football team (Taps 1909).png
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1908 record 1–6 (0–4 SIAA)
Head coach Stein Stone (1st season)
Captain Stricker Coles
Home stadium Bowman Field
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →
1908 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
LSU + 2 0 0     10 0 0
Auburn + 4 1 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 3 0 1     7 2 1
Tennessee 3 2 0     7 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     6 3 0
Georgia 2 2 1     5 2 1
Alabama 1 1 1     6 1 1
Sewanee 1 1 1     4 1 3
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     3 4 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     3 5 0
Mercer 0 3 0     3 4 0
Clemson 0 4 0     1 6 0
Nashville            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1908 Clemson Tigers football team represented the Clemson Tigers of Clemson Agricultural College during the 1905 college football season. Under first year head coach Stein Stone,[1] the team posted a 1–6 record as members of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association.[1][2][3] Sticker Coles was the captain.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 26 Gordon* Bowman Field • Calhoun, South Carolina W 15–0  
October 10 VPI* Bowman Field • Calhoun, South Carolina L 0–6  
October 17 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee L 0–41  
October 28 vs. Davidson* Columbia, South Carolina L 0–31  
November 5 vs. Georgia Augusta, Georgia (Rivalry) L 0–6  
November 14 at Tennessee 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, Tennessee L 5–6  
November 26 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) L 6–30  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b ""Stein" Stone Has A Hustling Squad". October 16, 1908. p. 6. Retrieved December 15, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "2016 FOOTBALL MEDIA GUIDE" (PDF). ClemsonTigers.com. Clemson Athletics. 2016. pp. 200–208. Retrieved December 14, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Clemson Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 3, 2015. 
  4. ^ 2010 Media Guide, p. 198