1927 Clemson Tigers football team

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1927 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1927 record 5–3–1 (2–2–0 SoCon)
Head coach Josh Cody (1st year)
Assistant coach Red Sanders
Captain Bud Eskew
Home stadium Riggs Field
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Georgia Tech + 7 0 1     8 1 1
Tennessee + 5 0 1     8 0 1
NC State + 4 0 0     9 1 0
Vanderbilt 5 0 2     8 1 2
Georgia 6 1 0     9 1 0
Florida 5 2 0     7 3 0
Ole Miss 3 2 0     5 3 1
Virginia 4 4 0     5 4 0
Clemson 2 2 0     5 3 1
Alabama 3 4 1     5 4 1
LSU 2 3 1     4 4 1
Mississippi A&M 2 3 0     5 3 0
Washington and Lee 2 3 0     4 4 1
VPI 2 3 0     5 4 0
Maryland 2 3 0     4 7 0
South Carolina 2 4 0     4 5 0
VMI 2 4 0     6 4 0
Tulane 2 5 1     2 5 1
North Carolina 2 5 0     4 6 0
Sewanee 1 4 0     2 6 0
Kentucky 1 5 0     3 6 1
Auburn 0 6 1     0 7 2
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1927 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1927 Southern Conference football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 24* Presbyterian Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC T 0–0
October 1 Auburn Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC W 3–0
October 8 at NC State Riddick StadiumRaleigh, NC (Textile Bowl) L 6–18
October 14* Erskine Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC W 25–6
October 20 at South Carolina Columbia, SC (Big Thursday) W 20–0
October 29* Wofford Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC L 6–0
November 5* at The Citadel Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC W 13–0
November 12 at Georgia Sanford FieldAthens, GA L 0–32
November 24* at Furman Greenville, SC L 0–28
*Non-Conference Game.

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