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1989 Auburn Tigers football
SEC Co-Champions
Hall of Fame Bowl Champions
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 6
APNo. 6
1989 record10–2–0 (6–1–0 SEC)
Head coachPat Dye
Offensive coordinatorLarry Blakeney / Pat Sullivan
Defensive coordinatorWayne Hall
Home stadiumJordan-Hare Stadium
Seasons
← 1988
1990 →
1989 SEC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#9 Alabama § 6 1 0     10 2 0
#5 Tennessee § 6 1 0     11 1 0
#6 Auburn § 6 1 0     10 2 0
Florida 4 3 0     7 5 0
Ole Miss 4 3 0     8 4 0
Georgia 4 3 0     6 6 0
Kentucky 2 5 0     6 5 0
LSU 2 5 0     4 7 0
Mississippi State 1 6 0     5 6 0
Vanderbilt 0 7 0     1 10 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll


The 1989 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1989 NCAA Division I-A football season. Coached by Pat Dye, the team finished the season with a 10–2 record and won their third straight SEC title. On December 2, Alabama visited Auburn on their home campus for the first time in the history of the Iron Bowl. Auburn won, 30–20, went on to beat the Ohio State in the Hall of Fame Bowl, and finished the season ranked #6 in both major polls.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 9* Pacific #8 Jordan-Hare StadiumAuburn, AL W 55–0   77,000
September 16* Southern Miss #5 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 24–3   83,465
September 30 at #12 Tennessee #4 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN CBS L 14–21   95,341
October 7 at Kentucky #11 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY W 24–12   55,688
October 14 LSU #12 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL CBS W 10–6   85,214
October 21* at #14 Florida State #11 Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL ESPN L 14–22   62,711
October 28 Mississippi State #16 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 14–0   84,105
November 4 #19 Florida #12 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL ESPN W 10–7   85,214
November 11* Louisiana Tech #12 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 38–23   77,237
November 18 at Georgia #11 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) TBS W 20–3   82,122
December 2 #2 Alabama #11 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Iron Bowl) CBS W 30–20   85,319
January 1* vs. #21 Ohio State #9 Tampa StadiumTampa, FL (Hall of Fame Bowl) NBC W 31–14   52,535
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
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