1908 Clemson Tigers football team

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1908 Clemson Tigers football
1908 Clemson Tigers football team (Taps 1909).png
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1908 record1–6 (0–4 SIAA)
Head coachStein Stone (1st season)
CaptainStricker Coles
Home stadiumBowman Field
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →
1908 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
LSU + 2 0 0     10 0 0
Auburn + 4 1 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 3 0 1     7 2 1
Tennessee 3 2 0     7 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     6 3 0
Georgia 2 2 1     5 2 1
Alabama 1 1 1     6 1 1
Sewanee 1 1 1     4 1 3
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     3 4 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     3 5 0
Mercer 0 3 0     3 4 0
Clemson 0 4 0     1 6 0
Nashville            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1908 Clemson Tigers football team represented the Clemson Tigers of Clemson Agricultural College during the 1905 college football season. Under first year head coach Stein Stone,[1] the team posted a 1–6 record as members of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association.[1][2][3] Sticker Coles was the captain.[4]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 26Gordon*
W 15–0
October 10VPI*
  • Bowman Field
  • Calhoun, SC
L 0–6
October 17at VanderbiltL 0–41
October 28vs. Davidson*Columbia, SCL 0–31
November 5vs. GeorgiaAugusta, GA (rivalry)L 0–6
November 14at Tennessee
L 5–6
November 26at Georgia TechL 6–30
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b ""Stein" Stone Has A Hustling Squad". October 16, 1908. p. 6. Retrieved December 15, 2016 – via Newspapers.com. open access
  2. ^ "2016 FOOTBALL MEDIA GUIDE" (PDF). ClemsonTigers.com. Clemson Athletics. 2016. pp. 200–208. Retrieved December 14, 2016.
  3. ^ "Clemson Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 3, 2015.
  4. ^ 2010 Media Guide, p. 198