|1968 Auburn Tigers football|
Sun Bowl Champions
|1968 record||7–4 (4–2 SEC)|
|Head coach||Ralph Jordan|
|Home stadium||Cliff Hare Stadium|
|1968 SEC football standings|
|#8/4 Georgia †||5||–||0||–||1||8||–||1||–||2|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll
The 1968 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1968 college football season. It was the Tigers' 77th overall and 35th season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Ralph "Shug" Jordan, in his 18th year, and played their home games at Cliff Hare Stadium in Auburn and Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. They finished with a record of seven wins and four losses (7–4 overall, 4–2 in the SEC) and with a victory over Arizona in the Sun Bowl.
|September 21*||SMU||Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL||L 28–37|
|September 28||at Mississippi State||Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium • Jackson, MS||W 26–0|
|October 5||at Kentucky||McLean Stadium • Lexington, KY||W 26–7|
|October 12*||at Clemson||Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC||W 21–10|
|October 19*||Georgia Tech||Legion Field • Birmingham, AL||L 20–21|
|October 26*||#9 Miami||Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL||W 31–6|
|November 2||at #20 Florida||Florida Field • Gainesville, FL (Rivalry)||W 24–13|
|November 9||#5 Tennessee||#18||Legion Field • Birmingham, AL||W 28–14|
|November 16||#5 Georgia||#12||Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry)||L 3–17|
|November 30||vs. #15 Alabama||#18||Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl)||L 16–24|
|December 28*||vs. Arizona||Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX (Sun Bowl)||W 34–10|
|*Non-Conference Game. †Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.|
- ↑ (PDF) 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide. Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 189. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/aub/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/09-fb-mg-sec5.pdf.
- ↑ "1968–1969 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. http://www.auburntigers.com/sports/m-footbl/archive/aub-m-footbl-sched-1968.html. Retrieved December 18, 2012.