American Football Database
1901 Auburn Tigers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1901 record2–3–1 (2–2–1 SIAA)
Head coachWalter H. Watkins
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The 1901 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1901 college football season. It was the Tigers' 10th 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 second year, and finished with a record of two wins, three losses and one tie (2–3–1 overall, 2–2–1 in the SIAA).


Date Opponent Site Result
October 19* Nashville Birmingham, AL L 5–23  
October 26 North Carolina Auburn, AL L 0–10  
November 8 Vanderbilt Riverside Park • Montgomery, AL L 0–41  
November 15 at Alabama The QuadTuscaloosa, AL (Iron Bowl) W 17–0  
November 20 at LSU State Field • Baton Rouge, LA (Rivalry) W 28–0  
November 27 at Georgia Piedmont ParkAtlanta, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) T 0–0  
*Non-Conference Game.
  • Source: 1901 Auburn football schedule[1][2]