1938 Auburn Tigers football team

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1938 Auburn Tigers football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1938 record 4–5–1 (3–3–1 SEC)
Head coach Jack Meagher (5th season)
Home stadium Legion Field
Cramton Bowl
Seasons
← 1937
1939 →
1938 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Tennessee $ 7 0 0     11 0 0
No. 13 Alabama 4 1 1     7 1 1
No. 19 Tulane 4 1 1     7 2 1
Ole Miss 3 2 0     9 2 0
Georgia Tech 2 1 3     3 4 3
Vanderbilt 4 3 0     6 3 0
Florida 2 2 1     4 6 1
Auburn 3 3 1     4 5 1
Georgia 1 2 1     5 4 1
LSU 2 4 0     6 4 0
Mississippi State 1 4 0     4 6 0
Kentucky 0 4 0     2 7 0
Sewanee 0 6 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1938 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1938 college football season. The Tigers' were led by head coach Jack Meagher in his fifth season and finished the season with a record of four wins, five losses and one tie (4–5–1 overall, 3–3–1 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 Birmingham–Southern* Cramton BowlMontgomery, Alabama W 14–0  
October 1 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans T 0–0  
October 8 at Tennessee Shields–Watkins FieldKnoxville, Tennessee L 0–7  
October 14 Mississippi State Cramton Bowl • Montgomery, Alabama W 20–6  
October 22 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) L 6–7  
October 29 at Rice* Rice FieldHouston L 0–14  
November 5 at Villanova* Shibe ParkPhiladelphia L 12–25  
November 12 LSU Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama (Rivalry) W 28–6  
November 19 vs. Georgia Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 23–14  
November 26 at Florida Fairfield StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Rivalry) L 7–9  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1938 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: John F. "Jack" Meagher, 1938". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved December 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1938 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 15, 2015.