1913 National Champions
Auburn completed a perfect 8-0 season in 1913 under head coach Mike Donahue, outscoring opponents by a whopping 222-13. The Tigers reeled off six consecutive shutouts of Mercer, Florida, Mississippi State, Clemson, LSU and Georgia Tech before yielding points against Vanderbilt and Georgia.
Only the first two games of the season were played in Auburn, the final six were on the road. Auburn claimed the SIAA Championship and six players -- Kirk Newell, Frank Harris, John E. Pitts, Jim Thigpen, F.W. Lockwood and Henry Robinson -- were named members of the All-Southern team.
|1913 Season / 8-0 Overall / 7-0 SIAA|
|10/04/13||W||Auburn 53, Mercer 0||Auburn, Ala.|
|10/11/13||W||Auburn 55, Florida 0||Auburn, Ala.|
|10/18/13||W||Auburn 34, Mississippi St. 0||Birmingham, Ala.|
|10/25/13||W||Auburn 20, Clemson 0||Clemson, S.C.|
|11/01/13||W||Auburn 7, LSU 0||Mobile, Ala.|
|11/08/13||W||Auburn 20, Georgia Tech 0||Atlanta, Ga.|
|11/15/13||W||Auburn 13, Vanderbilt 6||Columbus, Ga.|
|11/22/13||W||Auburn 21, Georgia 7||Atlanta, Ga.|