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Trivia Quiz - Clemson Tigers Football: The Early Years

These question are test your knowledge of the Early Years of Clemson Football. All of these games and events took place before 1920 as Clemson football began to rise in the South.

Quiz Number: 5396
Date Submitted: September 10, 2014
Quiz Categories: ACC Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: orange valley
Average Score: 28.6 percent
Times Taken: 7 times
Taken by Registered Users: 1

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1. In what year did the Clemson Tiger football team throw its first forward pass in a regular season game?
  A.   1918
  B.   1902
  C.   1910
  D.   1906

2. What team was the Clemson Tiger football team playing when they attempted the first forward pass?
  A.   Furman
  B.   Georgia
  C.   Georgia Tech
  D.   Davidson

3. In what year did the Clemson Tigers football team play in the snow for the first time?
  A.   1902
  B.   1899
  C.   1910
  D.   1907

4. What team did the Clemson Tigers play when they played in the snow for the first time ever?
  A.   Furman
  B.   Tennessee
  C.   NC State
  D.   Georgia

5. When the Clemson Tiger football team threw its first forward pass in a regular season game, what was the result?
  A.   6 yard gain
  B.   13 yard gain
  C.   30 yard gain
  D.   incomplete

6. John Heisman got married after a game in Columbia, S.C., what year did that take place?
  A.   1902
  B.   1900
  C.   1901
  D.   1903

7. Who did Clemson play in Columbia, S.C. the day John Heisman got married?
  A.   NC State
  B.   USC
  C.   Wofford
  D.   Citadel

8. Who did John Heisman marry after a game in Columbia, S.C. in the early 1900s?
  A.   Kathryn Cresswell
  B.   Dell Marie Reddick
  C.   Caroline Owens
  D.   Evelyn Barksdale

9. The Clemson Tiger football team's first trip to a bowl game happened in 1940 when they earned a trip to the Cotton Bowl. What team did they defeat by a score of 6-3?
  A.   Missouri Tigers
  B.   Boston College Eagles
  C.   Texas Longhorns
  D.   Arkansas Razorbacks

10. In 1907, the Clemson Tigers fotball team actually played three games in one week. What were the result of those three games?
  A.   3 wins, 0 losses
  B.   0 wins, 3 losses
  C.   2 wins, 1 loss
  D.   1 win, 2 losses®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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