1913 Alabama Crimson Tide football team
|1913 Alabama Crimson Tide football|
|Conference||Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association|
|1913 record||6–3 (4–3 SIAA)|
|Head coach||D. V. Graves (3rd year)|
|Captain||Hargrove Van de Graaff|
|Home stadium||The Quad
|1913 SIAA football standings|
The 1913 Alabama Crimson Tide football team (variously "Alabama", "UA" or "Bama") represented the University of Alabama in the 1913 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. It was the Crimson Tide's 21st overall and 18th season as a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA). The team was led by head coach D. V. Graves, in his third year, and played their home games at the University of Alabama Quad in Tuscaloosa and at Rickwood Field in Birmingham, Alabama. They finished the season with a record of six wins and three losses (6–3 overall, 4–3 in the SIAA).
Alabama opened the season with three consecutive, shutout victories over Howard (now Samford University), Birmingham College (now Birmingham–Southern College) and Clemson. The 81 points against Birmingham set a new school record. Bama lost their first game of the season against Georgia. After a pair of road victories against Tulane and Mississippi College, Alabama finished their season with a win against Tennessee and losses against Sewanee and Mississippi A&M (now Mississippi State University).
|September 27||Howard*||The Quad • Tuscaloosa, AL||W 27–0|
|October 4||Birmingham*||The Quad • Tuscaloosa, AL||W 81–0|
|October 11||Clemson||The Quad • Tuscaloosa, AL||W 20–0|
|October 18||Georgia||Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL||L 0–20|
|October 25||at Tulane||"First" Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA||W 26–0|
|November 1||at Mississippi College||Jackson, MS||W 21–3|
|November 9||Sewanee||Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL||L 7–10|
|November 14||Tennessee||The Quad • Tuscaloosa, AL||W 6–0|
|November 27||Mississippi A&M||Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL||L 0–7|
- Source: Rolltide.com: 1913 Alabama football schedule
- "1913 Season Recap" (PDF). RollTide.com. University of Alabama Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Retrieved February 27, 2012.
- 1913 Season Recap
- "1913 Alabama football schedule". RollTide.com. University of Alabama Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Retrieved February 27, 2012.