Bowl History
Auburn Football Tradition
Updated 01/01/15

Auburn's bowl history stretches back to the conclusion of the 1936 season when the Tigers battled Villanova to a 7-7 tie in the program's first postseason appearance in the Bacardi Bowl in Havana, Cuba. Auburn has compiled an impressive 22-14-2 overall bowl record.
 

Auburn Bowl Quick Facts
Total Bowl Games 39
Overall Bowl Record 22-15-2 (.589)
Longest Win Streak 5 games (2007-2011)
BCS Bowl Games 3 (2014 BCS, 2011 BCS, 2005 Sugar)
Most Appearances Gator Bowl (6)
as Higher-Ranked Team 13-5-1 (.710) - 19 games
as Lower-Ranked Team 2-6-1 (.277) - 9 games
Neither Team Ranked 7-3-1 (.681) - 11 games
Highest Attendance 94,208 (2014 BCS Championship Game at the Rose Bowl)

Auburn Bowl History
Date Score Bowl Att.
01/01/15 L (17) Wisconsin 34, (19) Auburn 31 (OT) Outback Bowl 44,023
01/06/14 L (1) Florida State 34, (2) Auburn 31 BCS Championship 94,208
12/31/11 W Auburn 43, Virginia 24 Chick-Fil-A Bowl 72,919
01/10/11 W (1) Auburn 22, (2) Oregon 19 BCS Championship 78,603
01/01/10 W Auburn 38, Northwestern 35 (OT) Outback Bowl 49,383
12/31/07 W (22) Auburn 23, (15) Clemson 20 (OT) Chick-Fil-A Bowl 74,413
01/01/07 W (10) Auburn 17, (22) Nebraska 14 Cotton Bowl 66,777
01/01/06 L (21) Wisconsin 24, (7) Auburn 10 Capital One Bowl 57,221
01/03/05 W (3) Auburn 16, (9) Virginia Tech 13 Sugar Bowl 77,349
12/31/03 W Auburn 28, Wisconsin 14 Music City Bowl 55,109
01/01/03 W (19) Auburn 13, (10) Penn State 9 Capital One Bowl 66,334
12/31/01 L North Carolina 16, Auburn 10 Peach Bowl 71,827
01/01/01 L (17) Michigan 31, (20) Auburn 28 Citrus Bowl 66,928
01/02/98 W (13) Auburn 21, Clemson 17 Peach Bowl 71,212
12/31/96 W Auburn 32, Army 29 Independence Bowl 41,366
01/01/96 L Penn State 43, (16) Auburn 14 Outback Bowl 65,313
12/29/90 W Auburn 27, Indiana 23 Peach Bowl 38,692
01/01/90 W (9) Auburn 31, (21) Ohio State 14 Hall of Fame Bowl 52,535
12/02/89 L (4) Florida State 13, (7) Auburn 7 Sugar Bowl 75,098
01/01/88 - (6) Auburn 16, (4) Syracuse 16 Sugar Bowl 75,495
01/01/87 W (10) Auburn 16, USC 7 Citrus Bowl 51,113
01/01/86 L (11) Texas A&M 36, (16) Auburn 16 Cotton Bowl 73,137
12/27/84 W (16) Auburn 21, Arkansas 15 Liberty Bowl 50,108
01/02/84 W (3) Auburn 9, (8) Michigan 7 Sugar Bowl 77,893
12/18/82 W (18) Auburn 33, Boston College 26 Tangerine Bowl 51,296
12/30/74 W (6) Auburn 27, (11) Texas 3 Gator Bowl 63,811
12/19/73 L Missouri 34, Auburn 17 Sun Bowl 30,127
12/30/72 W (6) Auburn 24, (13) Colorado 3 Gator Bowl 71,114
01/01/72 L (3) Oklahoma 40, (5) Auburn 22 Sugar Bowl 84,031
01/01/71 W (10) Auburn 35, Ole Miss 28 Gator Bowl 71,136
12/31/69 L (17) Houston 36, (12) Auburn 7 Bluebonnet Bowl 55,203
12/28/68 W Auburn 34, Arizona 10 Sun Bowl 32,302
12/18/65 L Ole Miss 13, Auburn 7 Liberty Bowl 38,607
01/01/64 L (6) Nebraska 13, (5) Auburn 7 Orange Bowl 72,647
12/31/55 L Vanderbilt 25, (8) Auburn 13 Gator Bowl 32,175
12/31/54 W (13) Auburn 33, (18) Baylor 13 Gator Bowl 28,426
01/01/54 L Texas Tech 35, (17) Auburn 13 Gator Bowl 28,641
01/01/38 W Auburn 6, Michigan State 0 Orange Bowl 18,972
01/01/37 - Auburn 7, Villanova 7 Bacardi Bowl 12,000

Number in parenthesis indicates AP rank at time of game.
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