|1897 Auburn Tigers football|
|Conference||Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association|
|1897 record||2–0–1 (0–0–1 SIAA)|
|Head coach||John Heisman|
The 1897 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1897 college football season. It was the Tigers' 6th overall 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 3rd year, and finished with a record of two wins, zero losses and one tie (2-0-1 overall, 0-0–1 in the SIAA).
|October 23*||at Mercer||Macon, GA||W 26–0|
|October 29*||at Nashville||Nashville, TN||W 14–4|
|October 30||at Sewanee||Sewanee, TN||T 0–0|
- Source: 1897 Auburn football schedule
- A. C. Vandiver; G. O. Dickey; F. W. Hare et al., eds. (1897), Glomerata 1898 (Annual), 1, Chicago, IL: A. L. Swift, p. 99, http://diglib.auburn.edu/cgi-bin/gloms/docviewer.pl?did=%2F1898&seq=99&frames=0&view=100, retrieved 16 March 2011
- (PDF) 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide. Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 182. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/aub/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/09-fb-mg-sec5.pdf.