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
Mississippi A&M 4 4 0     4 4 1
Sewanee 2 2 2     5 2 2
Transylvania 2 2 0     2 2 0
Mississippi College 2 3 0     4 3 0
South Carolina 2 3 0     2 7 0
Clemson 2 4 0     3 6 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     0 3 0
Chattanooga 0 3 0     0 4 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 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30, 1916 at Louisiana-Lafayette* Lafayette, LA W 24–0  
October 7, 1916 Jefferson College* State FieldBaton Rouge, LA W 59–0  
October 14, 1916 vs. Texas A&M* Galveston, TX (Rivalry) W 13–0  
October 21, 1916 Mississippi College* State FieldBaton Rouge, LA W 50–7  
October 28, 1916 vs. Sewanee New Orleans, LA L 0–7  
November 5, 1916 vs. Arkansas* Fair GroundsShreveport, LA (Rivalry) W 17–7  
November 15, 1916 at Mississippi State Davis Wade StadiumStarkville, MS (Rivalry) W 13-3  
November 19, 1916 Ole Miss State FieldBaton Rouge, LA (Magnolia Bowl) W 41–0  
November 24, 1916 vs. Rice State FieldBaton Rouge, LA  7–7  
November 30, 1916 at Tulane New Orleans, LA (Battle for the Rag)  14–14  
*Non-conference game.

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