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 (1st season)
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 0     8 2 1
Auburn 2 2 1     2 3 1
Tennessee 1 1 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
Ole Miss 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 .528.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 12 vs. South Carolina* Augusta, GA (Rivalry) W 10–5  
October 19 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–47  
October 21 at Sewanee Sewanee, TN L 0–47  
October 26 Clemson Herty FieldAthens, GA (Rivalry) L 5–29  
November 2 vs. North Carolina Atlanta, GA L 0–27  
November 9 vs. Alabama Highland Park • Montgomery, AL T 0–0  
November 16 Davidson* Herty Field • Athens, GA L 6–16  
November 28 vs. Auburn Atlanta (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) T 0–0  
*Non-conference game.

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