1912 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1912 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1912 record 4–4 (1–4 SIAA)
Head coach Zora G. Clevenger
Offensive scheme Straight T
Base defense Multiple
Home stadium 15th and Cumberland Field
Seasons
« 1911 1913 »
1912 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt 4 0 1     8 1 1
Kentucky 1 0 0     7 2 0
Auburn 5 1 1     6 1 1
Georgia 5 1 1     6 1 1
Georgia Tech 5 3 0     5 3 0
Sewanee 2 1 2     5 1 2
Tulane 3 2 0     5 3 0
Mississippi A&M 3 2 0     4 3 0
Alabama 3 3 1     5 3 1
Ole Miss 2 2 0     4 3 0
Mercer 2 3 1     5 3 1
LSU 2 3 0     4 3 0
Clemson 3 4 0     4 4 0
Tennessee 1 4 0     4 4 0
Mississippi College 1 4 0     3 4 0
Florida 0 2 1     5 2 1
Centre 0 2 0     0 3 0
The Citadel 0 3 0     2 4 0
Howard 0 4 0     1 6 0
Southern            
† – Conference champion

The 1912 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1912 college football season. 1912 squad was the first non-losing Volunteer team in four years, but they did not win a conference game. Zora G. Clevenger served his second season as head coach of the Volunteers.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 5, 1912 King* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 101–0  
October 12, 1912 Maryville* 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 38–0  
October 19, 1912 at Tennessee Medical College* Memphis, TN W 62–0  
October 26, 1912 vs. Sewanee Chattanooga, TN L 6–33  
November 2, 1912 Centre 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN W 67–0  
November 9, 1912 at Mercer Macon, GA L 14–27  
November 16, 1912 Kentucky 15th and Cumberland Field • Knoxville, TN L 6–13  
November 28, 1912 vs. Alabama Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL L 0–7  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.