1902 Clemson Tigers football team
|1902 Clemson Tigers football|
|Conference||Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association|
|1902 record||6–1 (6–0 SIAA)|
|Head coach||John Heisman|
|Home stadium||Bowman Field|
|1902 SIAA football standings|
The 1902 Clemson Tigers football team represented the Clemson Tigers of Clemson Agricultural College during the 1902 college football season. Under third year head coach John Heisman, the Tigers posted a 6–1 record, including an undefeated conference record and conference championship.
The team's captain was Hope Sadler. This was the first season with both Sadler and Carl Sitton at ends. One writer recalls, "Sitton and Hope Sadler were the finest ends that Clemson ever had perhaps."
|October 4||North Carolina A&M||Bowman Field • Calhoun, SC (Textile Bowl)||W 11–5|
|October 18||at Georgia Tech||Atlanta, GA (Rivalry)||W 44–5|
|October 24||at Furman||Greenville, SC||W 28–0|
|October 30||at South Carolina*||Columbia, SC (Big Thursday)||L 6–12|
|November 8||Georgia||Bowman Field • Calhoun, SC (Rivalry)||W 36–0|
|November 15||Auburn||Auburn, AL (Rivalry)||W 16–0|
|November 27||at Tennessee||15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN||W 11–0|
Week 5: Georgia
- "Vetter Sitton Clemson Coach". The Anderson Daily-Intelligencer. January 21, 1915.
- "Crackers Make A Brave Fight But Are Fairly Bested". Atlanta Constitution. November 9, 1902. p. 5. Retrieved July 26, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.