1916 LSU Tigers football team

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1916 LSU Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1916 record 7–1–2 (2–1–1 SIAA)
Head coach E. T. McDonald (3rd year)
Irving Pray (1st year)
Dana X. Bible (1st year)
Captain Phillip Cooper
Home stadium State Field
Seasons
← 1915
1917 →
1916 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Georgia Tech + 5 0 0     8 0 1
Tennessee + 6 0 1     8 0 1
Georgetown (KY) 1 0 0     2 0 0
Vanderbilt 4 1 1     7 1 1
Auburn 6 2 0     6 2 0
The Citadel 3 1 0     6 1 1
LSU 3 1 1     7 1 2
Georgia 4 2 0     6 3 0
Tulane 2 1 1     4 3 1
Kentucky 2 1 2     4 1 2
Alabama 4 3 0     6 3 0
Sewanee 2 2 2     5 2 2
Transylvania 2 2 0     2 2 0
Mississippi A&M 3 4 0     4 4 1
Mississippi College 2 3 0     4 3 0
Furman 1 4 0     4 5 0
Centre 0 1 2     5 1 3
Louisville 0 2 1     2 3 1
Howard 0 1 0     0 1 0
Wofford 0 2 0     2 7 0
Mercer 0 3 0     1 6 0
Chattanooga 0 4 0     3 5 0
Florida 0 4 0     0 5 0
Ole Miss 0 6 0     3 6 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1916 LSU Tigers football team represented the LSU Tigers of Louisiana State University during the 1916 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 at Southwestern Louisiana* Lafayette, LA W 24–0  
October 7 Jefferson (MS)* State FieldBaton Rouge, LA W 59–0  
October 14 vs. Texas A&M* Galveston, TX (Rivalry) W 13–0  
October 21 Mississippi College* State Field • Baton Rouge, LA W 50–7  
October 28 vs. Sewanee New Orleans, LA L 0–7  
November 5 vs. Arkansas* Fair Grounds • Shreveport, LA (Rivalry) W 17–7  
November 15 at Mississippi A&M New Athletic FieldStarkville, MS (Rivalry) W 13–3  
November 19 Ole Miss State Field • Baton Rouge, LA (Rivalry) W 41–0  
November 24 Rice State Field • Baton Rouge, LA T 7–7  
November 30 at Tulane New Orleans, LA (Battle for the Rag) T 14–14  
*Non-conference game.

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