American Football Database
1900 Auburn Tigers football
SIAA Co-Champions
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1900 record4–0 (3–0 SIAA)
Head coachWalter H. Watkins
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The 1900 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1900 college football season. It was the Tigers' 9th overall season and they competed as a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA). The team was led by head coach Walter H. Watkins, in his first year, and finished with a record of four wins and zero losses (4–0 overall, 3–0 in the SIAA). Auburn was the co-champion of the SIAA and outscored their opponents 148–5.

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The 1900 football team of the Alabama Polytechnic Institute (now Auburn University).[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
October 22* Nashville Auburn, AL W 28–0  
November 10 Tennessee Birmingham, AL W 23–0  
November 17 Alabama Riverside Park • Montgomery, AL (Iron Bowl) W 53–5  
November 30 at Georgia Piedmont ParkAtlanta, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 44–0  
*Non-Conference Game.
  • Source: 1900 Auburn football schedule[2][3]


  1. Manly Curry Turpin; William Reid Lancaster; Abram Hill Mitchell et al., eds. (1901), Chrysalis 1901 (Annual), 1, Chicago, IL: A. L. Swift, p. 115,, retrieved 24 March 2011
  2. (PDF) 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide. Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 182.
  3. "1900 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 20, 2012.