1902 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1902 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1902 record 6–2 (3–2 SIAA)
Head coach H. F. Fisher
Home stadium 15th and Cumberland Field
Seasons
« 1901 1903 »

The 1902 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1902 college football season. The Volunteers won a school record six games in 1902 and beat rivals Sewanee and Georgia Tech. The team was guided by a new head coach, H. F. Fisher, who came from Princeton University, as did his predecessor, George Kelley.

1902 was the first game that Tennessee scored on Vanderbilt in there Rivalry game.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 11, 1902 King* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 12–0  
October 21, 1902 Maryville* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 34–0  
October 25, 1902 Vanderbilt 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN (Rivalry) L 5–12  
November 1, 1902 Sewanee 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 6–0  
November 7, 1902 at Nashville* Nashville, TN W 10–0  
November 15, 1902 vs. Ole Miss Memphis, TN W 11–10  
November 22, 1902 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA W 10–6  
November 27, 1902 Clemson 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–11  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.

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