1922 Auburn Tigers football team

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1922 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1922 record 8–2 (2–1 SoCon)
Head coach Mike Donahue
Home stadium Drake Field
Seasons
« 1921 1923 »
1922 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt* § 5 0 0     8 0 1
North Carolina § 5 0 0     9 1 0
Georgia Tech § 4 0 0     7 2 0
Virginia Tech 3 0 0     8 1 1
Florida 2 0 0     7 2 0
Auburn 2 1 0     8 2 0
Tennessee 3 2 0     8 2 0
Alabama 3 2 1     6 3 1
Virginia 1 1 1     4 4 1
Mississippi A&M 2 3 0     3 4 2
Kentucky 1 2 0     6 3 0
Clemson 1 2 0     5 4 0
Washington & Lee 1 2 0     5 3 1
Maryland 1 2 0     4 5 1
LSU 1 2 0     3 7 0
Georgia 1 3 1     5 4 1
Tulane 1 4 0     4 4 0
South Carolina 0 2 0     5 4 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     4 5 1
NC State 0 5 0     4 6 0
* – co-member of SIAA            
§ – Conference co-champions

The 1922 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1922 college football season. It was the Tigers' 31st overall and they competed as a member of the Southern Conference (SoCon). The team was led by head coach Mike Donahue, in his 18th year, and played their home games at Drake Field in Auburn, Alabama. They finished with a record of eight wins and two losses (8–2 overall, 2–1 in the SoCon). It is considered one of Auburn's greatest football teams.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 Marion Military Institute* Drake FieldAuburn, AL W 61–0  
September 30 at Howard* Rickwood FieldBirmingham, AL W 72–0  
October 7 Spring Hill* Montgomery, AL W 19–6  
October 14 at Army* Parade Ground • West Point, NY L 6–19  
October 21 Mercer* Drake Field • Auburn, AL W 50–6  
October 28 Fort Benning* Drake Field • Auburn, AL W 30–0  
November 4 vs. Georgia Memorial StadiumColumbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 7–3  
November 11 Tulane Montgomery, AL W 19–0  
November 18 Centre* Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL W 6–0  
November 30 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA L 6–14  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1922 Auburn football schedule[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ cf. "Auburn's Gator Bowl Champs Rated Among Top Tiger Teams". Ocala Star-Banner. January 16, 1955. 
  2. ^ 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 185. 
  3. ^ "1922 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 19, 2012.