1923 Auburn Tigers football team

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1923 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1923 record 3–3–3 (0–1–3 SoCon)
Head coach Boozer Pitts
Home stadium Drake Field
Seasons
« 1922 1924 »
1923 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt* § 4 0 1     5 2 1
Washington & Lee § 4 0 1     6 3 1
Florida 1 0 2     6 1 2
Georgia Tech 1 0 4     3 2 4
VMI 5 1 0     9 1 0
Alabama 4 1 1     7 2 1
Virginia Tech 4 2 0     6 3 0
Maryland 2 1 0     7 2 1
Mississippi A & M 2 1 2     5 2 2
Georgia 3 2 0     5 3 1
Tennessee 4 3 0     5 4 1
Tulane 2 2 1     6 3 1
North Carolina 2 2 1     5 3 1
Clemson 1 1 1     5 2 1
NC State 1 5 0     3 7 0
Auburn 0 1 3     3 3 3
Kentucky 0 2 2     4 3 2
Virginia 0 4 1     3 5 1
LSU 0 3 0     3 5 1
Ole Miss 0 4 0     4 6 0
South Carolina 0 4 0     4 6 0
* – co-member of SIAA            
§ – Conference co-champions

The 1923 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1923 college football season. It was the Tigers' 32nd overall and they competed as a member of the Southern Conference (SoCon). The team was led by head coach Boozer Pitts, in his first year, and played their home games at Drake Field in Auburn, Alabama. They finished with a record of three wins, three losses and three ties (3–3–3 overall, 0–1–3 in the SoCon).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 at Clemson Riggs FieldClemson, SC T 0–0  
October 6 Birmingham–Southern* Cramton BowlMontgomery, AL W 20–0  
October 13 Howard* Drake FieldAuburn, AL W 30–0  
October 20 at Army* Parade Ground • West Point, NY L 6–28  
October 27 Fort Benning* Drake Field • Auburn, AL W 34–0  
November 3 vs. Georgia Memorial StadiumColumbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 0–7  
November 10 Tulane Cramton Bowl • Montgomery, AL T 6–6  
November 17 Centre* Rickwood FieldBirmingham, AL L 0–17  
November 29 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA T 0–0  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.
  • Source: 1923 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 185. 
  2. ^ "1923 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 18, 2012.