1960 Auburn Tigers football team

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1960 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
Coaches #14
AP #13
1960 record 8–2 (5–2 SEC)
Head coach Ralph Jordan
Home stadium Cliff Hare Stadium
Seasons
« 1959 1961 »
1960 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Ole Miss 5 0 1     10 0 1
#18 Florida 5 1 0     9 2 0
#9 Alabama 5 1 1     8 1 2
#13 Auburn 5 2 0     8 2 0
Tennessee 3 2 2     6 2 2
Georgia 4 3 0     6 4 0
Georgia Tech 4 4 0     5 5 0
LSU 2 3 1     5 4 1
Kentucky 2 4 1     5 4 1
Tulane 1 4 1     3 6 1
Mississippi State 0 5 1     2 6 1
Vanderbilt 0 7 0     3 7 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1960 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1960 college football season. It was the Tigers' 69th overall and 27th season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Ralph "Shug" Jordan, in his tenth year, and played their home games at Cliff Hare Stadium in Auburn and Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. They finished with a record of eight wins and two losses (8–2 overall, 5–2 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 24 Tennessee Legion FieldBirmingham, AL L 3–10  
October 1 at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 10–7  
October 8 Chattanooga* Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL W 10–0  
October 15 #19 Georgia Tech Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 9–7  
October 22 Miami (FL)* #17 Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 20–7  
October 29 at Florida #14 Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Rivalry) W 10–7  
November 5 Mississippi State #12 Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 27–12  
November 12 Georgia #10 Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 9–6  
November 19 Florida State* #9 Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 57–21  
November 26 vs. #17 Alabama #8 Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) L 0–3  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: 1960 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 188. 
  2. ^ "1960–1961 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics.