1893 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1893 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Independent
1893 record 2–4
Head coach no coach
Captain Howard Ijams
Home stadium Waite Field
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The 1893 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1893 season. The 1893 season was Tennessee's third season as a varsity squad. The 1893 varsity team was to be the last until 1896 because the university "wanted to put emphasis on academics." The Vols went 2–4, losing the first four games.


Date Opponent Site Result
October 21, 1893 Kentucky Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–56  
November 3, 1893 at Wake Forest Wake Forest, NC L 0–64  
November 4, 1893 at Duke Durham, NC L 0–70  
November 7, 1893 at North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC L 0–60  
November 18, 1893 Maryville Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 32–0  
November 30, 1893 Asheville Athletic Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 12–6  
All times are in Eastern.


ESPN's College Football Encyclopedia by Michael McCambridge