1892 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1892 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Independent
1892 record 2–5
Head coach no coach
Home stadium 15th and Cumberland Field
Seasons
« 1891 1893 »

The 1892 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1892 season. The Volunteers embarked on their second season as a full-time squad. This season saw the Vols win their first game versus Maryville College, in Maryville, Tennessee. As in 1891, this was a student coached squad, made up of ragtag players. This was the first meeting of UT and Vanderbilt in their in-state rivalry game.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
October 15, 1892 3:00 pm at Maryville Maryville, TN W 25–0  
October 21, 1892 at Vanderbilt Nashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–12  
October 24, 1892 at Sewanee Sewanee, TN L 0–54  
November 2, 1892 Sewanee 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–10  
November 12, 1892 vs. Chattanooga Athletic Club Chattanooga, TN W 16–6  
November 17, 1892 Vanderbilt 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–10  
November 24, 1892 Wake Forest 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN L 6–10  
All times are in Eastern.

References[edit]

  • ESPN College Football Encyclopedia by Michael McCambridge
  • Tennessee Alumnus Newsletter – Winter 2001
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