1990 Auburn Tigers football
Peach Bowl champion
Peach Bowl, W 27–23 vs. Indiana
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 19
APNo. 19
1990 record8–3–1 (4–2–1 SEC)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorLarry Blakeney / Pat Sullivan
Defensive coordinatorWayne Hall
Home stadiumJordan–Hare Stadium
(Capacity: 85,214)
Seasons
← 1989
1991 →
1990 Southeastern Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 13 Florida 6 1 0 9 2 0
No. 8 Tennessee $ 5 1 1 9 2 2
No. 21 Ole Miss 5 2 0 9 3 0
Alabama 5 2 0 7 5 0
No. 19 Auburn 4 2 1 8 3 1
Kentucky 3 4 0 4 7 0
LSU 2 5 0 5 6 0
Georgia 2 5 0 4 7 0
Mississippi State 1 6 0 5 6 0
Vanderbilt 1 6 0 1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • Florida ineligible for SEC championship due to NCAA probation.
Rankings from AP Poll


The 1990 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1990 NCAA Division I-A football season. Coached by Pat Dye, the team finished the season with an 8–3–1 record and ended their streak of three Southeastern Conference titles. The Tigers defeated Indiana, 27–23, in the Peach Bowl.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendanceSource
September 811:30 a.m.Cal State Fullerton*No. 3W 38–1777,500[1]
September 1512:00 p.m.at Ole MissNo. 2W 24–1039,381
September 296:30 p.m.No. 5 TennesseeNo. 3
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL (rivalry)
ESPNT 26–2685,214
October 611:00 a.m.Louisiana Tech*daggerNo. 5
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
W 16–1472,350[2]
October 1312:30 p.m.VanderbiltNo. 6
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
W 56–679,269
October 206:30 p.m.No. 7 Florida State*No. 5
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
ESPNW 20–1785,214
October 271:30 p.m.at Mississippi StateNo. 2W 17–1639,106
November 36:30 p.m.at No. 15 FloridaNo. 4ESPNL 7–4875,459
November 1011:00 a.m.Southern Miss*No. 15
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
L 12–1385,214[3]
November 176:30 p.m.GeorgiaNo. 24
ESPNW 33–1085,214
December 12:00 p.m.vs. AlabamaNo. 20CBSL 7–1675,962[4]
December 2911:30 a.m.vs. Indiana*No. 20ABCW 27–2338,692
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

Roster

1990 Auburn Tigers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
TB 10 James Joseph Sr
QB 11 Stan White Fr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 3 Jim Von Wyl Jr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured
  • Redshirt

References

  1. ^ "Titans salvage pride, moral victory in loss to Auburn". The Los Angeles Times (Orange County ed.). September 9, 1990. p. C9. Retrieved February 12, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ "AU pulls another one out of the fire, 16–14". The Montgomery Advertiser. October 7, 1990. Retrieved July 14, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "Southern Miss shocks Auburn". The Anniston Star. November 11, 1990. Retrieved March 28, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Alabama does it! Crimson Tide topples Tigers 16–7". The Montgomery Advertiser. December 2, 1990. Retrieved February 20, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.