1915 Clemson Tigers football team

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1915 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1915 record 2–4–2 (2–2–0 SIAA)
Head coach Bob Williams (3rd year of 2nd stint; 4th overall year)
Captain W. K. McGill
Home stadium Riggs Field
Seasons
« 1914 1916 »
1915 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 4 0 0     9 1 0
Alabama 5 0 0     6 2 0
LSU 4 0 0     6 2 0
Transylvania 1 0 1     1 0 1
Chattanooga 1 0 2     1 0 2
Georgia 3 1 2     5 2 2
Auburn 4 2 0     6 2 0
Mississippi A&M 4 2 1     5 2 1
Kentucky 2 1 1     6 1 1
Florida 3 3 0     4 3 0
Tulane 3 3 0     5 3 0
Clemson 2 2 0     2 4 2
Furman 1 1 0     5 3 0
Mercer 1 1 0     5 4 0
Mississippi College 2 3 0     4 4 1
Sewanee 1 2 2     4 3 2
Tennessee 1 4 0     4 4 0
Centre 0 2 1     3 5 1
Louisville 0 3 1     1 5 1
The Citadel 0 1 0     5 3 0
Wofford 0 1 0     0 1 0
Howard 0 2 0     0 2 0
Ole Miss 0 5 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1915 Clemson Tigers football team represented the Clemson Tigers of Clemson Agricultural College during the 1915 college football season. Under third year head coach Bob Williams, the team posted a 2–4–2 record.[1][2] W. K. McGill was the captain.[3] The 1915 season saw the introduction of Riggs Field as Clemson's home stadium. Riggs would host the football team until Memorial Stadium was built in 1942.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 25 at Furman Greenville, SC W 94–0  
October 2 Davidson* Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC T 6–6  
October 9 at Tennessee 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 3–0  
October 16 vs. Auburn Anderson, SC (Rivalry) L 0–14  
October 28 at South Carolina* Columbia, SC (Big Thursday) T 0–0  
November 6 at North Carolina* Greenville, SC L 7–9  
November 13 vs. VMI* Richmond, VA L 3–6  
November 25 at Georgia Sanford FieldAthens, GA (Rivalry) L 0–13  
*Non-conference game.
The inauguration of Riggs Field in 1915

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bourret, Tim. "2010 Clemson Football Media Guide" (PDF). Clemson University. p. 202. Archived from the original on 24 May 2011. Retrieved November 24, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Clemson Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 24, 2015. 
  3. ^ 2010 Media Guide, p. 198