1904 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1904 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1904 record 3–5–1 (1–4 SIAA)
Head coach Sax Crawford (1st season)
Captain Roscoe Word
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1903
1905 →
1904 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt + 5 0 0     9 0 0
Auburn + 5 0 0     5 0 0
Kentucky State 2 0 0     9 1 0
Texas 1 0 0     6 2 0
Sewanee 4 1 0     7 1 0
Georgia Tech 2 1 1     8 1 1
Alabama 5 3 0     7 3 0
Tulane 3 2 0     5 2 0
Clemson 3 2 1     3 3 1
Ole Miss 2 3 0     4 3 0
LSU 1 2 0     3 4 0
Tennessee 1 4 1     3 5 1
Nashville 1 5 1     1 7 1
Cumberland 0 1 0     2 1 0
Texas A&M 0 2 0     4 2 0
Mississippi A&M 0 4 0     2 5 0
Georgia 0 4 0     1 5 0
Central 0 4 0     1 7 0
SW Presbyterian 0 0 0     0 0 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1904 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1904 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. The team was led by its fourth new coach in six years, Sax Crawford, who coached the team for a single season. On November 24, 1904, Tennessee beat Alabama for the first time in school history.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 1, 1904 Maryville* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 17–0  
October 15, 1904 Nashville* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN T 0–0  
October 22, 1904 at Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA L 0–2  
October 29, 1904 Sewanee Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–12  
November 5, 1904 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–22  
November 12, 1904 Clemson Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–6  
November 16, 1904 Cincinnati* League Park (Cincinnati) • Cincinnati, OH L 0–35  
November 19, 1904 at Chattanooga* Chattanooga, TN W 23–0  
November 24, 1904 vs. Alabama West End Park • Birmingham, AL W 5–0  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.

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