1966 Auburn Tigers football team

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1966 Auburn Tigers football
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Conference Southeastern Conference
1966 record 4–6 (1–5 SEC)
Head coach Ralph Jordan
Home stadium Cliff Hare Stadium
Legion Field
Seasons
« 1965 1967 »
1966 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3 Alabama § 6 0 0     11 0 0
#4 Georgia § 6 0 0     10 1 0
Florida 5 1 0     9 2 0
Ole Miss 5 2 0     8 3 0
Tennessee 4 2 0     8 3 0
LSU 3 3 0     5 4 1
Kentucky 2 4 0     3 6 1
Auburn 1 5 0     4 6 0
Mississippi State 0 6 0     2 8 0
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     1 9 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1966 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1966 college football season. It was the Tigers' 75th overall and 33rd season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Ralph "Shug" Jordan, in his 16th year, and played their home games at Cliff Hare Stadium in Auburn and Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. They finished with a record of four wins and six losses (4–6 overall, 1–5 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 17 Chattanooga* Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL W 20–6  
September 24 Tennessee Legion FieldBirmingham, AL L 0–28  
October 1 at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, KY L 7–17  
October 8 Wake Forest* Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 14–6  
October 15 #7 Georgia Tech* Legion Field • Birmingham, AL L 3–17  
October 22 TCU* Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 7–6  
October 29 at #7 Florida Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Rivalry) L 27–30  
November 5 at Mississippi State Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS W 13–0  
November 12 #9 Georgia Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 13–21  
December 3 vs. #3 Alabama Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) L 0–31  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: 1966 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Auburn Football Media Guide (PDF). Auburn, Alabama: Auburn Media Relations Office. 2009. p. 189. 
  2. ^ "1966–1967 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 18, 2012.