1899 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1899 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1899 record 6–2 (2–1 SIAA)
Head coach J. A. Pierce
Home stadium 15th and Cumberland Field
Seasons
« 1898 1900 »
1899 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Sewanee § 11 0 0     12 0 0
Vanderbilt § 4 0 0     7 2 0
Alabama 1 0 0     3 1 0
Tennessee 2 1 0     6 2 0
North Carolina 2 1 0     7 3 0
Auburn 2 1 1     3 1 1
Texas 3 2 0     6 2 0
Clemson 2 2 0     4 2 0
Georgia 2 3 1     2 3 1
Ole Miss 2 3 0     3 4 0
LSU 1 3 0     1 4 0
Kentucky 0 1 0     5 2 2
SW Presbyterian 0 1 0     0 1 0
Nashville 0 1 0     0 1 0
Davidson 0 2 0     0 2 0
Cumberland 0 2 0     0 2 0
Georgia Tech 0 4 0     0 5 0
Tulane 0 5 0     0 6 1
§ – Conference co-champions

The 1899 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1899 season. They were the first UT team to have a head coach. J. A. Pierce helmed the team in 1899 and 1900. The 1899 Tennessee Volunteers won six games and lost two.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 11, 1899 King* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 11–5  
October 21, 1899 Virginia A&M* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–5  
October 28, 1899 at Sewanee Sewanee, TN L 0–51  
November 4, 1899 Kentucky 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 12–0  
November 11, 1899 Georgia 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN (Rivalry) W 5-0  
November 23, 1899 Washington & Lee* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 11–0  
November 30, 1899 Transylvania* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 41–0  
December 25, 1899 Chattanooga* Chattanooga, TN W 6–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern.

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