1995 Auburn Tigers football team

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1995 Auburn Tigers football
Auburn Tigers logo.svg
Outback Bowl, L 43–14 vs. Penn State
Conference Southeastern Conference
Division Western Division
Ranking
Coaches No. 21
AP No. 22
1995 record 8–4 (5–3 SEC)
Head coach Terry Bowden
Offensive coordinator Tommy Bowden
Defensive coordinator Wayne Hall
Home stadium Jordan–Hare Stadium (Capacity: 85,214)
Seasons
← 1994
1996 →
1995 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Eastern Division
No. 2 Florida x$ 8 0 0     12 1 0
No. 3 Tennessee 7 1 0     11 1 0
Georgia 3 5 0     6 6 0
South Carolina 2 5 1     4 6 1
Kentucky 2 6 0     4 7 0
Vanderbilt 1 7 0     2 9 0
Western Division
Arkansas x 6 2 0     8 5 0
No. 21 Alabama 5 3 0     8 3 0
No. 22 Auburn 5 3 0     8 4 0
LSU 4 3 1     7 4 1
Ole Miss 3 5 0     6 5 0
Mississippi State 1 7 0     3 8 0
Championship: Florida 34, Arkansas 3
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1995 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. Coached by Terry Bowden, they finished with an 8–4 record and a 5–3 mark in the Southeastern Conference (SEC). Auburn played in the 1996 Outback Bowl at the end of the season, marking their first bowl game since 1990. Tigers had been banned from postseason play the previous two seasons.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 6:00 PM Ole Miss No. 6 Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, AL W 46–13   84,371
September 9 6:00 PM Chattanooga* No. 6 Jordan–Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 76–10   81,570
September 16 7:00 PM at LSU No. 5 Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, LA (Tiger Bowl) PPV L 12-6   80,559
September 30 6:00 PM at Kentucky No. 13 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY PPV W 42–21   58,250
October 5 7:00 PM Mississippi State No. 11 Jordan–Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL ESPN W 48–20   77,641
October 14 11:00 AM No. 3 Florida No. 7 Jordan–Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Rivalry) ABC L 49-38   85,214
October 21 1:00 PM Western Michigan*dagger No. 13 Jordan–Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 34-13   76,107
October 28 6:30 PM at Arkansas No. 11 War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR ESPN L 30-28   55,630
November 4 1:00 PM NE Louisiana* No. 21 Jordan–Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 38–14   78,149
November 11 4:00 PM at Georgia No. 20 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) ESPN W 37–31   86,117
November 18 4:30 PM No. 17 Alabama No. 21 Jordan–Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Iron Bowl) ESPN W 31–27   85,214
January 1 10:00 AM vs. Penn State* No. 16 Houlihan's StadiumTampa, FL (Outback Bowl) ESPN L 43-14   65,313
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

Coach[edit]

Jimbo Fisher QB coach Will Muschamp - Graduate Assistant Defense- Scout Team Coordinator

Players[edit]

Patrick Nix* QB 201 Cmp, 331 Att, 2574 Yds, 15 TD Dameyune Craig QB 28 Cmp, 40 Att, 268 Yds, 4 TD Jon Cooley QB 4 Cmp, 4 Att, 49 Yds, 0 TD Stephen Davis* RB 180 Att, 1068 Yds, 5.9 Avg Fred Beasley* RB 66 Att, 346 Yds, 5.2 Avg Kevin McLeod RB 30 Att, 135 Yds, 4.5 Avg Eric Hines-Tucker RB 29 Att, 245 Yds, 8.4 Avg Harold Morrow RB 31 Rec, 262 Yds, 8.5 Avg Cencade Pennington RB 7 Att, 13 Yds, 1.9 Avg Dale Terrell RB 4 Att, 10 Yds, 2.5 Avg Jonathan Sledge RB 1 Att, 0 Yds, 0.0 Avg Willie Gosha* WR 58 Rec, 668 Yds, 11.5 Avg Tyrone Goodson* WR 37 Rec, 597 Yds, 16.1 Avg Robert Baker WR 28 Rec, 370 Yds, 13.2 Avg Errick Lowe WR 12 Rec, 153 Yds, 12.8 Avg Karsten Bailey WR 9 Rec, 91 Yds, 10.1 Avg Hicks Poor WR 4 Rec, 41 Yds, 10.3 Avg Jeremy Hand WR 1 Rec, 8 Yds, 8.0 Avg Gabe Harris WR Andy Fuller* TE 15 Rec, 257 Yds, 17.1 Avg Jessie McCovery TE 3 Rec, 12 Yds, 4.0 Avg Tyrone Dillard TE 2 Rec, 43 Yds, 21.5 Avg Jesse McCorvey TE Willie Anderson* OL Victor Riley* OL Shannon Robique* OL Jason Taylor* OL Leonard Thomas* OL John Franklin OL Kevin Cummings OL DeMarcus Curry OL James Kiger OL Jim Roe OL Matt Hawkins K Jimmy Brumbaugh* DL Mark Smith* DL Scott Stacey* DL Nate Smith DL Shannon Suttle DL Anthony Harris* LB Jason Miska* LB Marcellus Mostella* LB Takeo Spikes* LB Bobby Daffin LB Terry Solomon LB Martavius Houston* DB Dell McGee* DB Larry Melton* DB Courtney Rose* DB Dan Evans DB Liron Thomas DB Tyreece Williams DB