1916 LSU Tigers football team

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1916 LSU Tigers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1916 record7–1–2 (3–1–1 SIAA)
Head coachE. T. McDonald (3rd year)
Irving Pray (1st year)
Dana X. Bible (1st year)
CaptainPhillip Cooper
Home stadiumState 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
LSU 3 1 1     7 1 2
The Citadel 3 1 0     6 1 1
Tulane 2 1 1     4 3 1
Kentucky 2 1 2     4 1 2
Auburn 6 2 0     6 2 0
Georgia 5 2 0     6 3 0
Alabama 4 3 0     6 3 0
Sewanee 2 2 2     5 2 2
Mississippi A&M 3 4 0     4 4 1
Mississippi College 2 3 0     4 3 0
Clemson 2 4 0     3 6 0
South Carolina 2 4 0     2 7 0
Louisville 1 2 0     2 3 1
Wofford 1 2 0     2 7 0
Transylvania 1 2 1     1 2 1
Furman 1 3 0     4 5 0
Chattanooga 1 4 0     3 5 0
Howard 0 1 0     0 1 0
Mercer 0 3 0     1 6 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]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 30at Southwestern Louisiana*Lafayette, LAW 24–0
October 7Jefferson (MS)*W 59–0
October 14vs. Texas A&M*Galveston, TX (rivalry)W 13–0
October 21Mississippi College
  • State Field
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 50–7
October 28vs. SewaneeNew Orleans, LAL 0–7
November 5vs. Arkansas*
W 17–7
November 15at Mississippi A&MW 13–3
November 19Ole Miss
  • State Field
  • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry)
W 41–0
November 24Rice
  • State Field
  • Baton Rouge, LA
T 7–7
November 30at TulaneNew Orleans, LA (Battle for the Rag)T 14–14
  • *Non-conference game

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