1950 Auburn Tigers football team

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1950 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference
1950 record 0–10 (0–7 SEC)
Head coach Earl Brown
Home stadium Cliff Hare Stadium
Cramton Bowl
Seasons
« 1949 1951 »
1950 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 Kentucky 5 1 0     11 1 0
#4 Tennessee 4 1 0     11 1 0
#16 Alabama 6 2 0     9 2 0
#20 Tulane 3 1 1     6 2 1
Georgia Tech 4 2 0     5 6 0
Georgia 3 2 1     6 3 3
Mississippi State 3 4 0     4 5 0
Vanderbilt 3 4 0     7 4 0
LSU 2 3 2     4 5 2
Florida 2 4 0     5 5 0
Ole Miss 1 5 0     5 5 0
Auburn 0 7 0     0 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1950 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1950 college football season. It was the Tigers' 59th overall and 18th season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Earl Brown, in his third year, and played their home games at Cliff Hare Stadium in Auburn and the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Alabama. They finished winless with a record of zero wins and ten losses (0–10 overall, 0–7 in the SEC). In the February that followed the completion of the season, Brown was fired as head coach of the Tigers.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 22 Wofford* Cramton BowlMontgomery, AL L 14–19  
September 30 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN L 0–41  
October 7 Southeastern Louisiana* Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL L 0–6  
October 14 at Florida Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Rivalry) L 7–27  
October 21 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA L 0–20  
October 28 Tulane Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL L 0–28  
November 4 at Mississippi State Scott FieldStarkville, MS L 0–27  
November 18 vs. Georgia Memorial StadiumColumbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 10–12  
November 25 Clemson* Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL L 0–41  
December 2 vs. Alabama Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) L 0–34  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: 1950 Auburn football schedule[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Earl Brown fired as Auburn's head coach". Sarasota Herald-Tribune (Google News Archives). Associated Press. February 12, 1952. p. 10. Retrieved November 11, 2013. 
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Earl M. Brown, 1950". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 11, 2013. 
  3. ^ "1950 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved November 11, 2013.