|1916 Auburn Tigers football|
|Conference||Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association|
|1916 record||6–2 (5–2 SIAA)|
|Head coach||Mike Donahue|
|Home stadium||Drake Field|
The 1916 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1916 college football season. It was the Tigers' 25th 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 12th year, and played their home games at Drake Field in Auburn, Alabama. They finished with a record of six wins and two losses (6–2 overall, 5–2 in the SIAA).
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|October 7||at Howard||Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL||W 35–0|
|October 14*||Mercer||Drake Field • Auburn, AL||W 92–0|
|October 20||Clemson||Drake Field • Auburn, AL||W 28–0|
|October 28||Mississippi A&M||Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL||W 7–3|
|November 4||vs. Georgia||Memorial Stadium • Columbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry)||W 3–0|
|November 11||at Florida||Jacksonville, FL (Rivalry)||W 20–0|
|November 18||Vanderbilt||Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL||L 9–20|
|November 30||at Georgia Tech||Grant Field • Atlanta, GA||L 7–33|
References[edit | edit source]
- (PDF) 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide. Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 185. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/aub/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/09-fb-mg-sec5.pdf.
- "1916 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. http://www.auburntigers.com/sports/m-footbl/archive/aub-m-footbl-sched-1916.html. Retrieved December 19, 2012.