1892 Auburn Tigers football team

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1892 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Independent
1892 record 2–2
Head coach George Petrie
Seasons
1893 »

The 1892 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1892 college football season. It was the first college football team fielded by the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama, now known as Auburn University. The squad was first coached by George Petrie. Auburn shut out Georgia Tech, 26–0, just two days after being shut out themselves by North Carolina, 64–0. The team finished the season with a record of 2–2.


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The spring 1892 football team of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama (now Auburn University) was the school's first.
Black & white image illustrating the fall 1892 – spring 1893 Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama, now Auburn University, varsity football team. On the football is written: "93 Champions Ala & Ga.
Date Opponent Site Result
February 20, 1892 vs. Georgia Atlanta, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 10–0  
November 22, 1892 vs. Trinity Atlanta, GA L 6–34  
November 23, 1892 vs. North Carolina Atlanta, GA L 0–64  
November 25, 1892 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA W 26–0  

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