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1897 Sewanee Tigers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1897 record1–3–1 (1–2–1 SIAA)
Head coachJohn Gere Jayne (1st season)
CaptainOscar Wilder
Home stadiumHardee Field
Seasons
← 1896
1898 →
1897 SIAA football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt 3 0 0     6 0 1
Georgia 2 0 0     2 1 0
Auburn 2 0 1     2 0 1
Tennessee 1 0 0     4 1 0
Central (KY) 1 1 0     1 2 0
Nashville 1 1 0     1 1 0
Alabama 0 0 0     1 0 0
Texas 0 0 0     6 2 0
LSU 0 0 0     1 1 0
Sewanee 1 2 1     1 3 1
Clemson 0 1 0     2 2 0
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Georgia Tech 0 1 0     0 1 0
Mercer 0 1 0     0 1 1
Kentucky State 0 2 0     2 4 0
[[{{{school}}}|SW Presbyterian]] 0 0 0     0 0 0
† – Conference champion

The 1897 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South during the 1897 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 16at NashvilleNashville, TNL 5–6
October 18Central (KY)
  • Hardee Field
  • Sewanee, TN
W 4–0
October 30at Auburn
  • Hardee Field
  • Sewanee, TN
T 0–0
November 5North Carolina*
  • Hardee Field
  • Sewanee, TN
L 6–12
November 25Vanderbilt
L 0–10
  • *Non-conference game

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