1909 Clemson Tigers football team

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1909 Clemson Tigers football
1909 Clemson Tigers football team (Taps 1910).png
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1909 record 6–3 (1–2 SIAA)
Head coach Bob Williams (1st year of 2nd stint; 2nd overall season)
Captain C. M. Robbs
Home stadium Bowman Field
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →
1909 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Sewanee $ 4 0 0     6 1 0
LSU 3 1 0     6 2 0
Vanderbilt 3 1 0     7 3 0
Alabama 4 1 2     5 1 2
Auburn 5 2 0     5 2 0
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 2 0
Howard 2 2 0     5 2 1
Ole Miss 2 3 1     4 3 2
Clemson 1 2 0     6 3 0
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     5 4 0
Georgia 1 4 0     1 4 2
The Citadel 0 1 1     4 3 2
Mercer 0 3 0     3 5 0
Tennessee 0 5 0     1 6 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1909 Clemson Tigers football team represented the Clemson Tigers of Clemson Agricultural College during the 1909 college football season. Under first year head coach Bob Williams, the team posted a 6–3 record.[1][2] C. M. Robbs was the captain.[3] The team was a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association.[4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27 Gordon* Bowman Field • Calhoun, SC W 26–0  
October 2 at VPI* Miles FieldBlacksburg, VA L 0–6  
October 9 vs. Davidson* Charlotte, NC W 17–5  
October 16 vs. Alabama Birmingham Fairgrounds • Birmingham, AL L 0–3  
October 23 Port Royal* Bowman Field • Calhoun, SC W 19–0  
November 4 at South Carolina* Columbia, SC (Big Thursday) W 6–0  
November 10 vs. Georgia Augusta, GA (Rivalry) W 5–0  
November 13 at The Citadel* College Park StadiumCharleston, SC W 17–0  
November 25 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Rivalry) L 3–29  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 FOOTBALL MEDIA GUIDE" (PDF). ClemsonTigers.com. Clemson Athletics. 2016. pp. 200–208. Retrieved December 14, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Clemson Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 3, 2015. 
  3. ^ 2010 Media Guide, p. 198
  4. ^ "The All-Southern Eleven Picked By Coach Heisman". Atlanta Constitution. November 28, 1909. p. 3. Retrieved March 4, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read