1918 Clemson Tigers football team

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1918 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1918 record 5–2 (3–1 SIAA)
Head coach Edward Donahue
Captain Stumpy Banks
Home stadium Riggs Field
Seasons
« 1917 1919 »
1918 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Georgia Tech $ 3 0 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 2 0 0     4 2 0
Mississippi A&M 2 0 0     3 2 0
Clemson 3 1 0     5 2 0
South Carolina 1 1 1     2 1 1
Centre 0 0 0     4 0 0
Furman 1 3 0     3 5 1
The Citadel 0 1 1     0 2 1
Sewanee 0 1 0     3 2 0
Wofford 0 1 0     0 3 0
Auburn 0 2 0     2 5 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     1 3 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • There were several SIAA schools that did not field a team due to World War I.

The 1918 Clemson Tigers football team represented the Clemson Tigers of Clemson Agricultural College during the 1918 college football season. Under second year head coach Edward Donahue, the team posted a 5–2 record.[1][2] Stumpy Banks was the captain.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27 Camp Sevier* Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC W 65–0  
October 5 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Rivalry) L 0–28  
November 2 at South Carolina Columbia, SC (Big Thursday) W 39–0  
November 9 Camp Hancock* Riggs Field • Calhoun, SC L 13–66  
November 16 vs. The Citadel Columbia, SC W 7–0  
November 23 Furman Riggs Field • Calhoun, SC W 67–7  
November 29 Davidson* Riggs Field • Calhoun, SC W 7–0  
*Non-conference game.

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