1901 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1901 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1901 record 3–3–2 (1–2–2 SIAA)
Head coach Gilbert Kelly (1st year)
Captain C. E. Hollopeter
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1900
1902 →
1901 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 4 0 0     6 1 1
Clemson 2 0 1     3 1 1
LSU 2 1 0     5 1 0
North Carolina 2 1 0     7 2 0
Tulane 2 1 0     4 2 0
Alabama 2 1 2     2 1 2
Texas 0 0 1     8 2 1
Auburn 2 3 1     2 3 1
Tennessee 1 2 2     3 3 2
Mississippi A&M 1 2 0     2 2 1
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Kentucky State 0 2 0     2 6 1
Mississippi 0 4 0     2 4 0
Georgia 0 4 2     1 5 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1901 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1901 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. Gilbert Kelly served his only season as head coach. The Volunteers went 3–3–2.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 12, 1901 King* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 8–0  
October 19, 1901 Clemson Waite Field • Knoxville, TN T 6–6  
October 26, 1901 at Nashville Nashville, TN L 5–16  
November 2, 1901 Transylvania* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–6  
November 9, 1901 at Vanderbilt Dudley Field • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–22  
November 16, 1901 Georgetown (KY)* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 12-0  
November 23, 1901 Kentucky Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 5–0  
November 28, 1901 vs. Alabama West End Park • Birmingham, AL T 6–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern.

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