American Football Database
1912 Auburn Tigers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1912 record6–1–1 (5–1–1 SIAA)
Head coachMike Donahue
Home stadiumDrake Field
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The 1912 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University (then called the Alabama Polytechnic Institute) in the 1912 college football season. It was the Tigers' 21st overall season and they competed as a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA). The team was led by head coach Mike Donahue, in his 8th year, and played their home games at Drake Field in Auburn, Alabama. They finished with a record of six wins, one loss and one tie (6–1–1 overall, 4–1–1 in the SIAA).


Date Opponent Site Result
October 5* vs. Mercer Columbus, GA W 56–0  
October 12 Florida Drake FieldAuburn, AL (Rivalry) W 27–13  
October 19 Clemson Drake Field • Auburn, AL W 26–7  
October 26 Mississippi A&M Rickwood FieldBirmingham, AL W 7–0  
November 2 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA W 27–7  
November 9 LSU Mobile, AL W 7–0  
November 23 Vanderbilt Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL T 7–7  
November 23 at Georgia Sanford FieldAthens, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 6–12  
*Non-Conference Game.
  • Source: 1912 Auburn football schedule[1][2]