1910 Auburn Tigers football team

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1910 Auburn Tigers football
AuburnTigers.svg
SIAA co-champion
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1910 record 6–1 (4–0 SIAA)
Head coach Mike Donahue
Base defense 7–2–2
Captain John E. Davis
Seasons
← 1909
1911 →
1910 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt + 5 0 0     8 0 1
Auburn + 4 0 0     6 1 0
Sewanee 3 1 0     8 2 0
Georgia 5 2 1     6 2 1
Mississippi 2 1 0     7 1 0
Mississippi A&M 4 2 0     7 2 0
Mercer 3 2 0     6 3 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     5 3 0
Clemson 2 3 1     4 3 1
LSU 1 3 0     1 5 0
Tennessee 1 4 0     3 5 1
The Citadel 0 2 0     3 4 0
Alabama 0 4 0     4 4 0
Howard 0 5 0     1 7 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1910 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1910 college football season. Led by head coach Mike Donahue, the team went 6–1, outscoring opponents 176–9. The team's leading scorer was Bill Streit.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 8 Mississippi A&M Aggies Auburn W 6–0  
October 15 at Howard Birmingham W 78–0  
October 22 Clemson Auburn W 17–0  
October 29 at Texas Austin, TX L 9–0  
November 5 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA W 16–0  
November 12 Tulane Gulfport, MS W 33–0  
November 24 Georgia Savannah, GA W 26–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

Season summary[edit]

Mississippi A&M[edit]

The season started with a 6–0 defeat of Mississippi A&M. Both Streit and Kirk Newell were injured.[2]

Howard[edit]

In the second week of play came the season's biggest win, 78–0 over Howard.

Clemson[edit]

Auburn beat Clemson 16–0 .

Texas[edit]

The only loss was to the Texas Longhorns.

Georgia Tech[edit]

Auburn defeated rival Georgia Tech 16–0.

Tulane[edit]

In Gulfport, Auburn beat Tulane 33–0.

Georgia[edit]

In the 26 to 0 victory over the Georgia Bulldogs, Streit scored two touchdowns.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ernie Couch. SEC Football Trivia. 
  2. ^ "Auburn Rooters To Follow Team". The Tuscaloosa News. October 14, 1910. 
  3. ^ Patrick Garbin. About Them Dawgs!: Georgia Football's Memorable Teams and Players. p. 15. 

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