1902 Auburn Tigers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1902 record2–4–1 (2–4–1 SIAA)
Head coach
Seasons
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1902 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Clemson $ 5 0 0 6 1 0
Vanderbilt 5 1 0 8 1 0
LSU + 5 1 0 6 1 0
Texas 4 1 0 6 3 1
Tennessee 4 2 0 6 2 0
Sewanee 4 2 0 7 2 0
Georgia 3 2 1 4 2 1
Ole Miss 3 3 0 4 3 0
Nashville 2 2 0 2 4 0
Auburn 2 4 1 2 4 1
Alabama 2 4 0 4 4 0
Cumberland (TN) 1 4 0 3 5 0
Furman 0 2 1 4 3 4
Kentucky State 0 2 0 4 6 1
Tulane 0 3 2 1 4 2
Mississippi A&M 0 4 1 1 4 1
Georgia Tech 0 4 2 0 6 2
  • $ – Conference champion
  • + LSU claims a co-championship[1]

The 1902 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1902 college football season. The team finished the season with a record of 2–4–1. The Tigers were coached by two men that year: Ralph S. Kent and M. S. Harvey. A little over halfway through the season, Kent stepped down after going 2–2–1. Harvey followed and in his only season as head coach went 0–2. The Tigers only played one true home game in Auburn, the November 15 game against Clemson. The Tigers played their other home games in either Birmingham or Atlanta.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 11at Georgia TechAtlanta, GA (rivalry)W 18–6
October 18at AlabamaW 23–0[2]
October 25at TulaneT 0–0
October 27at LSUL 0–51,500[3]
November 6Sewanee
  • West End Park
  • Birmingham, AL
L 0–6
November 15ClemsonAuburn, AL (rivalry)L 0–16
November 27at GeorgiaL 5–12

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References

  1. ^ "2017 LSU Tigers Media Guide" (PDF). Louisiana State Athletics. p. 107. Retrieved April 27, 2018.
  2. ^ "Tuscaloosa could not score and Auburn's team gave them a good drubbing". The Montgomery Advertiser. October 19, 1901. Retrieved February 16, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "Goose Egg Score". The Times-Democrat. New Orleans, Louisiana. October 26, 1902. p. 3. Retrieved July 18, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.
  4. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Robert S. Kent, 1902". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  5. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Michael Smith "Mike" Harvey, 1902". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  6. ^ "1902 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Archived from the original on July 23, 2015. Retrieved July 22, 2015.