1962 Auburn Tigers football team

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1962 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
Conference Southeastern Conference
1962 record 6–3–1 (4–3 SEC)
Head coach Ralph Jordan
Home stadium Cliff Hare Stadium
Legion Field
Seasons
« 1961 1963 »
1962 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3 Ole Miss 6 0 0     10 0 0
#5 Alabama 6 1 0     10 1 0
#7 LSU 5 1 1     9 1 1
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 3 1
Florida 4 2 0     7 4 0
Auburn 4 3 0     6 3 1
Georgia 2 3 1     3 4 3
Kentucky 2 3 1     3 5 2
Mississippi State 2 5 0     3 6 0
Tennessee 2 6 0     4 6 0
Vanderbilt 1 6 0     1 9 0
Tulane 0 7 0     0 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1962 college football season. It was the Tigers' 71st overall and 29th season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Ralph "Shug" Jordan, in his 12th year, and played their home games at Cliff Hare Stadium in Auburn and Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. They finished with a record of six wins, three losses and one tie (6–3–1 overall, 4–3 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 29 Tennessee Legion FieldBirmingham, AL W 22–21  
October 7 at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 16–6  
October 13 Chattanooga* Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL W 54–6  
October 20 Georgia Tech Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 17–14  
October 27 at Clemson* Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 17–14  
November 3 at Florida #10 Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Rivalry) L 3–22  
November 10 Mississippi State Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 9–3  
November 17 Georgia Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 21–30  
November 24 Florida State* Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL T 14–14  
December 1 vs. #5 Alabama Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) L 0–38  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: 1962 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 189. 
  2. ^ "1962–1963 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 18, 2012.