1937 Auburn Tigers football team

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1937 Auburn Tigers football
Orange Bowl champion
Conference Southeastern Conference
1937 record 6–2–3 (4–1–2 SEC)
Head coach Jack Meagher (4th season)
Home stadium Legion Field
Cramton Bowl
Seasons
← 1936
1938 →
1937 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Alabama $ 6 0 0     9 1 0
No. 8 LSU 5 1 0     9 2 0
Auburn 4 1 2     6 2 3
Vanderbilt 4 2 0     7 2 0
Mississippi State 3 2 0     5 4 1
Georgia Tech 3 2 1     6 3 1
Tennessee 4 3 0     6 3 1
Florida 3 4 0     4 7 0
Tulane 2 3 1     5 4 1
Georgia 1 2 2     6 3 2
Ole Miss 0 4 0     4 5 1
Kentucky 0 5 0     4 6 0
Sewanee 0 6 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1937 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1937 college football season. The Tigers' were led by head coach Jack Meagher in his fourth season and finished the season with a record of six wins, two losses and three ties (6–2–3 overall, 4–1–2 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 24 Birmingham–Southern* Cramton BowlMontgomery, Alabama W 19–0  
October 2 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans T 0–0  
October 9 at Villanova* Shibe ParkPhiladelphia T 0–0  
October 16 Mississippi State Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama W 33–7  
October 23 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) W 21–0  
October 30 at Rice* Rice FieldHouston L 7–13  
November 6 Tennessee Legion Field • Birmingham, Alabama W 20–7  
November 13 at LSU Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 7–9  
November 20 vs. Georgia Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) T 0–0  
November 27 at Florida Fairfield StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Rivalry) W 14–0  
January 1, 1938 vs. Michigan State* Burdine StadiumMiami (Orange Bowl) W 6–0  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1937 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: John F. "Jack" Meagher, 1937". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved December 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1937 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 15, 2015.