1909 Tennessee Volunteers football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1909 Tennessee Volunteers football
Tennessee-Volunteers-1909-program-cover.png
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1909 record 1–6–2 (0–5 SIAA)
Head coach George Levene (3rd year)
Captain Nathan Dougherty
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →
1909 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Sewanee $ 4 0 0     6 1 0
LSU 3 1 0     6 2 0
Vanderbilt 3 1 0     7 3 0
Alabama 4 1 2     5 1 2
Auburn 5 2 0     5 2 0
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 2 0
Howard 2 2 0     5 2 1
Mississippi 2 3 1     4 3 2
Clemson 1 2 0     6 3 0
Mississippi A&M 1 3 0     5 4 0
Georgia 1 4 0     1 4 2
The Citadel 0 1 1     4 3 2
Mercer 0 3 0     3 5 0
Tennessee 0 5 0     1 6 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1909 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1909 college football season. The Volunteers went 1–6–2, their worst season since 1906, when they compiled the same record. George Levene served the final year of his three-year tenure as head coach.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2, 1909 Centre* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN T 0–0  
October 9, 1909 North Carolina* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–3  
October 16, 1909 at Kentucky Lexington, KY L 0–17  
October 23, 1909 Georgia Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–3  
October 30, 1909 Georgia Tech Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–29  
November 6, 1909 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–51  
November 13, 1909 Alabama Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–10  
November 20, 1909 at Chattanooga* Chattanooga, TN T 0–0  
November 25, 1909 Transylvania* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 11–0  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.

References[edit]