1901 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1901 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1901 record 1–5–2 (0–4–2 SIAA)
Head coach William A. Reynolds
Captain Frank M. Ridley
Home stadium Herty Field
Seasons
← 1900
1902 →
1901 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 4 0 0     6 1 1
Clemson 2 0 1     3 1 1
LSU 2 1 0     5 1 0
North Carolina 2 1 0     7 2 0
Tulane 2 1 0     4 2 0
Alabama 2 1 2     2 1 2
Texas 0 0 1     8 2 1
Auburn 2 3 1     2 3 1
Tennessee 1 2 2     3 3 2
Mississippi A&M 1 2 0     2 2 1
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Kentucky State 0 2 0     2 6 1
Mississippi 0 4 0     2 4 0
Georgia 0 4 2     1 5 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1901 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1901 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. The Bulldogs completed the season with a 1–5–2 record. Georgia’s only victory in the 1901 season came in the first game of the season against South Carolina. The two ties came against Auburn and Alabama. The season also included Georgia's third consecutive loss to Sewanee. This was the Georgia Bulldogs' first season under the guidance of head coach Billy Reynolds.

The end of the 1901 season marked the end of the first decade of football at the University of Georgia. In those ten years, the team had eight different coaches and a combined record of 26–23–4, a winning percentage of 0.528.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
10/12/1901 vs. South Carolina* Augusta, GA W 10–5  
10/19/1901 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN L 0–47  
10/21/1901 at Sewanee Sewanee, Tennessee L 0–47  
10/26/1901 Clemson Herty FieldAthens, GA L 5–29  
11/2/1901 vs. North Carolina Atlanta, GA L 0–27  
11/09/1901 vs. Alabama Highland Park • Montgomery, AL T 0–0  
11/16/1901 Davidson Herty Field • Athens L 6–16  
11/28/1901 vs. Auburn Atlanta (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) T 0–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

Source:"Football Through the Years" (PDF). georgiadogs.com. Retrieved 2006-12-21. [dead link]

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