2019 Auburn Tigers football team

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2019 Auburn Tigers football
Auburn Tigers logo.svg
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
DivisionWestern Division
Ranking
CoachesNo. 16
APNo. 16
2019 record0–0 (0–0 SEC)
Head coachGus Malzahn (7th season)
Offensive coordinatorKenny Dillingham (1st season)
Co-offensive coordinatorKodi Burns (4th season)
Defensive coordinatorKevin Steele (4th season)
Home stadiumJordan–Hare Stadium
(Capacity: 87,451)
Seasons
← 2018
2020 →
2019 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
No. 8 Florida   0 0         0 0  
No. 3 Georgia   0 0         0 0  
Kentucky   0 0         0 0  
Missouri*   0 0         0 0  
South Carolina   0 0         0 0  
Tennessee   0 0         0 0  
Vanderbilt   0 0         0 0  
West Division
No. 2 Alabama   0 0         0 0  
Arkansas   0 0         0 0  
No. 16 Auburn   0 0         0 0  
No. 6 LSU   0 0         0 0  
Mississippi State   0 0         0 0  
Ole Miss   0 0         0 0  
No. 12 Texas A&M   0 0         0 0  
Championship: December 7, 2019
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • * Missouri ineligible for postseason due to NCAA sanctions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2019 Auburn Tigers football team represent Auburn University in the 2019 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Tigers play their home games at Jordan–Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama and compete in the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). They are led by seventh-year head coach Gus Malzahn.

Previous season[edit]

The Tigers finished the 2018 season 8–5, 3–5. They were invited to the Music City Bowl where they defeated Purdue to become the Music City Bowl champions.

Recruiting[edit]

Position key[edit]

Back B Center C Cornerback CB Defensive back DB
Defensive end DE Defensive lineman DL Defensive tackle DT End E
Fullback FB Guard G Halfback HB Kicker K
Kickoff returner KR Offensive tackle OT Offensive lineman OL Linebacker LB
Long snapper LS Punter P Punt returner PR Quarterback QB
Running back RB Safety S Tight end TE Wide receiver WR

Recruits[edit]

Preseason[edit]

Award watch lists[edit]

Listed in the order that they were released

Award Player Position Year
Lott Trophy[1] Derrick Brown DT SR

SEC media poll[edit]

The SEC media poll was released on July 19, 2019 with the Tigers predicted to finish in fourth place in the West Division.[2]

Preaseason All-SEC teams[edit]

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResult
August 316:30 p.m.vs. No. 11 Oregon*No. 16ABC
September 76:30 p.m.Tulane*ESPN2
September 146:00 p.m.Kent State*
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
ESPN2/ESPNU
September 21at Texas A&M
September 28Mississippi State
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
October 5at Florida
October 19at Arkansas
October 26at LSU
November 2Ole Miss
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL (rivalry)
November 16Georgia
November 23Samford*
  • Jordan–Hare Stadium
  • Auburn, AL
November 30Alabama
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time
Schedule Source:[3]

Game summaries[edit]

vs. Oregon[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
1–0 2011 BCS NCG W, 22–19
2019 Advocare Classic
#11 Oregon Ducks vs. #16 Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
#11 Oregon 0
#16 Auburn 0

at AT&T StadiumArlington, Texas

Game information

Tulane[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
14–17–6 2006 W, 38–13
Tulane Green Wave at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Tulane 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: September 7, 2019
  • Game time: 6:30 p.m.
  • TV: ESPN2
Game information

Kent State[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
First Meeting
Kent State Golden Flashes at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Kent State 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: September 14, 2019
  • Game time: 6:00 p.m.
  • TV: ESPN2/ESPNU
Game information

at Texas A&M[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
4–5 2018 W, 28–24
Auburn Tigers at Texas A&M Aggies – Game summary
1 2 Total
Auburn 0
Texas A&M 0

at Kyle FieldCollege Station, Texas

  • Date: September 21, 2019
Game information

Mississippi State[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
63–27–2 2018 L, 9–23
Mississippi State Bulldogs at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Mississippi State 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: September 28, 2019
Game information

at Florida[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
43–38–2 2011 W, 17–6
Auburn Tigers at Florida Gators – Game summary
1 2 Total
Auburn 0
Florida 0

at Ben Hill Griffin StadiumGainesville, Florida

  • Date: October 5, 2019
Game information

at Arkansas[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
16–11–1 2018 W, 34–3
Auburn Tigers at Arkansas Razorbacks – Game summary
1 2 Total
Auburn 0
Arkansas 0

at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, Arkansas

  • Date: October 19, 2019
Game information

at LSU[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
22–30–1 2018 L, 21–22
Auburn Tigers at LSU Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Auburn 0
LSU 0

at Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana

  • Date: October 26, 2019
Game information

Ole Miss[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
32–11 2018 W, 31–16
Ole Miss Rebels at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Ole Miss 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: November 2, 2019
Game information

Georgia[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
56–59–8 2018 L, 10–27
Georgia Bulldogs at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Georgia 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: November 16, 2019
Game information

Samford[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
27–0–1 2014 W, 31–7
Samford Bulldogs at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Samford 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: November 23, 2019
Game information

Alabama[edit]

Overall record Last meeting Result
36–46–1 2018 L, 21–52
Alabama Crimson Tide at Auburn Tigers – Game summary
1 2 Total
Alabama 0
Auburn 0

at Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, Alabama

  • Date: November 30, 2019
Game information

Rankings[edit]

Ranking movements
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Final 
AP 16  
Coaches 16  
CFP Not released Not released

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Impact Foundation names 2019 watch list". LottImpactTrophy.org. Pacific Club Impact Foundation. May 17, 2019. Retrieved August 15, 2019.
  2. ^ https://www.thestate.com/sports/college/university-of-south-carolina/usc-football/article232869247.html
  3. ^ "2019 Football Schedule". Auburn Athletics. Retrieved January 6, 2019.