1925 LSU Tigers football team

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1925 LSU Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1925 record 5–3–1 (0–2–1 SoCon)
Head coach Mike Donahue (3rd season)
Captain Jonathan E. Steele
Home stadium Tiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1924
1926 →
1925 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama + 7 0 0     10 0 0
Tulane + 5 0 0     9 0 1
North Carolina 4 0 1     7 1 1
Washington and Lee 5 1 0     5 5 0
Virginia 4 1 1     7 1 1
Georgia Tech 4 1 1     6 2 1
Kentucky 4 2 0     6 3 0
Florida 3 2 0     8 2 0
Auburn 3 2 1     5 3 1
VPI 3 3 1     5 3 2
Vanderbilt 3 3 0     6 3 0
Tennessee 2 2 1     5 2 1
South Carolina 2 2 0     7 3 0
Georgia 2 4 0     4 5 0
VMI 2 4 0     6 4 0
Sewanee 1 4 0     4 4 1
Mississippi A&M 1 4 0     3 4 1
LSU 0 2 1     5 3 1
NC State 0 4 1     3 5 1
Ole Miss 0 4 0     5 5 0
Clemson 0 4 0     1 7 0
Maryland 0 4 0     2 5 1
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1925 LSU Tigers football team was an American football team that represented Louisiana State University (LSU) as a member of the Southern Conference during the 1925 college football season. In its third season under head coach Mike Donahue, LSU compiled a 5–3–1 record (0–2–1 against conference opponents).[1] LSU's first official homecoming game occurred in 1925.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance Source
September 26 Louisiana Normal* W 27–0
October 3 Southwestern Louisiana*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 38–0
October 10 Alabamadagger
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry)
L 0–42 [3][4]
October 17 LSU freshmen*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 6–0
October 24 at Tennessee T 0–0 [5]
October 31 vs. Arkansas*
L 0–12 8,000 [6]
November 7 Rice*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 6–0 [7]
November 13 at Loyola (LA)*
W 13–0 [8]
November 21 Tulane
L 0–16 [9]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013 LSU Football Media Guide". p. 150. Retrieved July 17, 2014.
  2. ^ http://www.lsusports.net/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=27815&SPID=2164&DB_OEM_ID=5200&ATCLID=208658361
  3. ^ Snee, Jimmy (October 11, 1925). "Alabama smothers helpless Louisiana Staters by 42 to 0". The Times-Picayune. NewsBank: America's Historical Newspapers. p. 6.1.
  4. ^ "Alabama sweeps over Tigers 42–0". The Advocate. NewsBank: America's Historical Newspapers. October 11, 1925. p. 1.
  5. ^ "Tennessee and L.S.U. in Scoreless Deadlock". Nashville Tennessean. October 25, 1925. p. 11 – via Newspapers.com.
  6. ^ "Razorbacks Defeat Tigers At Fair". The Shreveport Times. November 1, 1925. pp. 1, 15.
  7. ^ "Hail New Monarchs of Air -- Doc's Texas Longhorns: Steers Whip Owls, 27 to 6". Sunday American-Statesman. October 25, 1925. p. 8 – via Newspapers.com.
  8. ^ "State Tigers Keep Goal Line Uncrossed Against Wolves; Register Thirteen Points". The Shreveport Times. November 14, 1925. p. 13 – via Newspapers.com.
  9. ^ "Louisiana Fights Big Green Team". The Index-Journal. November 22, 1925. p. 6. Retrieved January 1, 2017 – via Newspapers.com. open access