1898 Clemson Tigers football team
|1898 Clemson Tigers football|
|Conference||Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association|
|1898 record||3–1 (1–1 SIAA)|
|Head coach||John Penton (1st season)|
|1898 SIAA football standings|
The 1898 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson Agricultural College in the 1898 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. The Tigers completed their third season as an independent with a record of 3–1, with wins over Bingham Military School, South Carolina, and Georgia Tech, and a loss to Georgia. For the first time, Clemson played a game at home, on October 20 against Bingham Military School, and a neutral site game at Augusta, Georgia against Georgia Tech. John Penton served as the team's coach for his first season while Shack Shealy was the captain.
|October 8||at Georgia||Herty Field • Athens, GA (Rivalry)||L 8–20|
|October 20||Bingham Military School*||Calhoun, SC||W 55–0|
|November 17||at South Carolina*||Columbia, SC (Big Thursday)||W 24–0|
|November 24||vs. Georgia Tech||Augusta, GA (Rivalry)||W 23–0|
- "2016 FOOTBALL MEDIA GUIDE" (PDF). ClemsonTigers.com. Clemson Athletics. 2016. pp. 200–208. Retrieved December 14, 2016.
- Bourret, Tim. "2010 Clemson Football Media Guide" (PDF). Clemson University. p. 202. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 May 2011. Retrieved 11 August 2011.
- "Clemson Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved September 13, 2015.
- 2010 Media Guide, p. 198
- Reel, Jerome. The High Seminary (PDF). pp. 132–133.
|This college football season article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|