1949 Auburn Tigers football team
|1949 Auburn Tigers football|
|1949 record||2–4–3 (2–4–2 SEC)|
|Head coach||Earl Brown|
|Home stadium||Cliff Hare Stadium
Ladd Memorial Stadium
|1949 SEC football standings|
The 1949 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1949 college football season. It was the Tigers' 58th overall and 17th season as a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The team was led by head coach Earl Brown, in his second year, and played their home games at Cliff Hare Stadium in Auburn, the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery and Ladd Memorial Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. They finished the season with a record of two wins, four losses and three ties (2–4–3 overall, 2–4–2 in the SEC).
|September 23||Ole Miss||Cramton Bowl • Montgomery, AL||L 7–40|
|October 8||Florida||Ladd Memorial Stadium • Mobile, AL (Rivalry)||T 14–14|
|October 15||at Georgia Tech||Grant Field • Atlanta, GA||L 21–35|
|October 22||at No. 20 Tulane||Tulane Stadium • New Orleans, LA||L 6–14|
|October 29||at Vanderbilt||Dudley Field • Nashville, TN||L 7–26|
|November 5||Mississippi State||Cliff Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL||W 25–6|
|November 12||vs. Georgia||Memorial Stadium • Columbus, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry)||T 20–20|
|November 26||Clemson*||Ladd Memorial Stadium • Mobile, AL||T 20–20|
|December 3||vs. Alabama||Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Iron Bowl)||W 14–13|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.|
- DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Earl M. Brown, 1949". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 11, 2013.
- "1949 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved November 11, 2013.