1905 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1905 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1905 record 3–5–1 (0–4–1 SIAA)
Head coach James DePree
Home stadium 15th and Cumberland Field
Seasons
« 1904 1906 »
1905 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt 6 0 0     7 1 0
Georgia Tech 4 0 1     6 0 1
LSU 2 0 0     3 0 0
Davidson 1 0 0     1 1 0
Texas 2 1 0     5 4 0
Clemson 3 2 1     3 2 1
Sewanee 2 2 1     4 2 1
Alabama 4 4 0     6 4 0
Auburn 2 4 0     2 4 0
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     3 4 0
Texas A&M 0 1 0     7 2 0
Tulane 0 1 0     0 1 0
Ole Miss 0 1 0     0 2 0
Tennessee 0 4 1     3 5 1
Georgia 0 4 0     1 5 0
Nashville            
Southern            
† – Conference champion

The 1905 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1905 college football season. James DePree, a University of Michigan grad, served the first of his two seasons as head coach at Tennessee. This was the Volunteers' first season without a win in Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association play since 1897.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30, 1905 Tennessee School for the Deaf* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 16–6  
October 7, 1905 American Temperance* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 104–0  
October 14, 1905 at Clemson Clemson, SC T 5–5  
October 21, 1905 Vanderbilt 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–45  
October 28, 1905 at Sewanee Sewanee, TN L 6–11  
November 4, 1905 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA L 0–45  
November 18, 1905 Centre* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 31–5  
November 30, 1905 vs. Alabama Birmingham Fairgrounds • Birmingham, AL L 0–29  
December 3, 1905 at Chattanooga* Chattanooga, TN L 0–5  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.