1896 Auburn Tigers football team
|1896 Auburn Tigers football|
|Conference||Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association|
|1896 record||3–1 (2–1 SIAA)|
|Head coach||John Heisman|
The 1896 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1896 college football season. It was the Tigers' 5th overall season and they competed as a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA). The team was led by head coach John Heisman, in his 2nd year, and finished with a record of three wins and one loss (3–1 overall, 2–1 in the SIAA).
|October 6||at Mercer*||Macon, GA||W 46–0|
|November 7||Georgia Tech||Auburn, AL||W 45–0|
|November 16||Sewanee||Riverside Park • Montgomery, AL||W 38–6|
|November 26||at Georgia||Piedmont Park • Atlanta, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry)||L 6–12|
- 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
- 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 182.
- "1896 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 20, 2012.