1924 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1924 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1924 record 3–5 (0–4 SoCon)
Head coach M. B. Banks (4th year)
Home stadium Shields-Watkins Field
Seasons
« 1923 1925 »
1924 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama 5 0 0     8 1 0
Georgia 5 1 0     7 3 0
Florida 2 0 1     6 2 2
Tulane 4 1 0     8 1 0
Washington & Lee 4 1 1     6 3 1
Mississippi State 3 2 0     5 4 0
Sewanee 3 2 0     6 4 0
South Carolina 3 2 0     7 3 0
Virginia 3 2 0     5 4 0
Georgia Tech 3 2 1     5 3 1
Vanderbilt 3 3 0     6 3 1
Virginia Tech 2 2 3     4 2 3
VMI 2 3 1     6 3 1
North Carolina 2 3 0     4 5 0
Kentucky 2 3 0     4 5 0
Maryland 1 2 1     3 3 3
Auburn 2 4 1     4 4 1
NC State 1 4 1     2 4 2
LSU 0 3 0     5 4 0
Ole Miss 0 3 0     4 5 0
Clemson 0 3 0     2 6 0
Tennessee 0 4 0     3 5 0
† – Conference champion


The 1924 Tennessee Volunteers football team (variously "Tennessee", "UT" or the "Vols") represented the University of Tennessee in the 1924 college football season. Playing as a member of the Southern Conference (SoCon), the team was led by head coach M. B. Banks, in his fourth year, and played their home games at Shields-Watkins Field in Knoxville, Tennessee. The 1924 Vols won three and lost five games (3–5 overall, 0–4 in the SoCon). Tennessee was outscored by their opponents 135 to 83 and shutout twice.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4, 1924 Emory & Henry* Shields-Watkins FieldKnoxville, TN W 27–0  
October 11, 1924 Maryville* Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 28–10  
October 18, 1924 Carson–Newman* Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 13–0  
October 25, 1924 vs. Mississippi A&M Memphis, TN L 2–7  
November 1, 1924 at Georgia Sanford FieldAthens, GA L 0–33  
November 8, 1924 Centre* Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–32  
November 15, 1924 at Tulane Tulane Field • New Orleans, LA L 7–26  
November 27, 1924 Kentucky Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN (Battle for the Barrel) L 6–27  
*Non-conference game.
  • Reference:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tennessee Football History and Records: Tennessee Results 1920–29". University of Tennessee Athletics. Retrieved March 17, 2012. 

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