1927 Auburn Tigers football team

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1927 Auburn Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1927 record 0–7–2 (0–6–1 SoCon)
Head coach Dave Morey (3rd year; games 1–3)
Boozer Pitts (3rd year; games 4–9)
Home stadium Drake Field
Rickwood Field
Cramton Bowl
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Georgia Tech + 7 0 1     8 1 1
Tennessee + 5 0 1     8 0 1
NC State + 4 0 0     9 1 0
Vanderbilt 5 0 2     8 1 2
Georgia 6 1 0     9 1 0
Florida 5 2 0     7 3 0
Ole Miss 3 2 0     5 3 1
Virginia 4 4 0     5 4 0
Clemson 2 2 0     5 3 1
Alabama 3 4 1     5 4 1
LSU 2 3 1     4 4 1
Mississippi A&M 2 3 0     5 3 0
Washington and Lee 2 3 0     4 4 1
VPI 2 3 0     5 4 0
Maryland 2 3 0     4 7 0
South Carolina 2 4 0     4 5 0
VMI 2 4 0     6 4 0
Tulane 2 5 1     2 5 1
North Carolina 2 5 0     4 6 0
Sewanee 1 4 0     2 6 0
Kentucky 1 5 0     3 6 1
Auburn 0 6 1     0 7 2
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1927 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1927 college football season. The Tigers' were led by head coach Dave Morey in his second season for the first three games and then by Boozer Pitts to finish the season with a record of zero wins, seven losses and two ties (0–7–2 overall, 0–6–1 in the SoCon). The loss to Stetson was the first on Auburn's campus since 1908.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 24 Stetson* Drake FieldAuburn, Alabama L 0–6  
October 1 at Clemson Riggs FieldClemson, South Carolina (Rivalry) L 0–3  
October 8 Florida Drake Field • Auburn, Alabama (Rivalry) L 0–33  
October 15 LSU Cramton BowlMontgomery, Alabama (Rivalry) L 0–9  
October 22 vs. Georgia Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 3–33  
October 29 at Howard* Rickwood FieldBirmingham, Alabama T 9–9  
November 5 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans T 6–6  
November 12 Mississippi A&M Rickwood Field • Birmingham, Alabama L 6–7  
November 24 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) L 0–18  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.
  • Source: 1927 Auburn football schedule[1][2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: David B. Morey, 1927". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Boozer Pitts, 1927". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved August 9, 2015. 
  3. ^ "1927 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved August 9, 2015.