1893 Auburn Tigers football team

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1893 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Independent
1893 record 3–0–2
Head coach D. M. Balliet/G. H. Harvey
Seasons
« 1892 1894 »

The 1893 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1893 college football season. The squad was undefeated at 3–0–2 and outscored opponents 116–62.

Auburn, then known as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama, counts the February 22, 1893 game versus Alabama towards the 1893 season, while Alabama counts it toward their 1892 season. Head coach D. M. Balliet led Auburn to a 32–22 victory in the game. G. H. Harvey coached the four games that Auburn played the following fall.

Black & white image illustrating the fall 1892 to spring 1893 Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama, now Auburn University, varsity football team. On the football is written: "93 Champions Ala & Ga.
The fall 1892 through spring 1893 football team of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Alabama (now Auburn University).[1][2]


Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
February 22, 1893 vs. Alabama Lakeview Park • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) W 32–22  
November 6, 1893 Vanderbilt Riverside Park • Montgomery, AL W 30–10  
November 18, 1893 vs. Sewanee Atlanta, GA T 14–14  
November 30, 1893 vs. Alabama Riverside Park • Montgomery, AL (Iron Bowl) W 40–16  
December 7, 1893 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA T 0–0  

References[edit]

  1. ^ F. Loyd Tate; P. G. Clark; G. M. Holley; C. N. Jones; Paul Vines, eds. (1897), Glomerata 1897 (Annual) 1, Nashville, TN: Brandon Printing, p. 122, retrieved 16 March 2011 
  2. ^ F. Loyd Tate; P. G. Clark; G. M. Holley; C. N. Jones; Paul Vines, eds. (1897), Glomerata 1897 (Annual) 1, Nashville, TN: Brandon Printing, p. 126, retrieved 16 March 2011 

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