1912 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1912 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1912 record 4–4 (1–4 SIAA)
Head coach Zora G. Clevenger (2nd year)
Offensive scheme Straight T
Base defense Multiple
Captain C. H. Fonde
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1911
1913 →
1912 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 4 0 1     8 1 1
Texas A&M 2 0 0     8 1 0
Kentucky State 1 0 0     7 2 0
Georgia 5 1 1     6 1 1
Auburn 5 1 1     6 1 1
Sewanee 2 1 2     5 1 2
Georgia Tech 5 3 0     5 3 1
Tulane 3 2 0     5 3 0
Mississippi A&M 3 3 0     4 3 0
Alabama 3 3 1     5 3 1
Mississippi 2 2 0     5 3 0
Clemson 3 3 0     4 4 0
Mercer 2 3 1     5 3 1
LSU 2 3 0     4 3 0
Tennessee 1 4 0     4 4 0
Mississippi College 1 4 0     3 4 0
Florida 0 2 1     5 2 1
Central 0 2 0     4 5 0
The Citadel 0 3 0     2 4 0
Howard 0 4 0     1 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1912 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1912 college football season. 1912 squad was the first non-losing Volunteer team in four years, but they did not win a conference game. Zora G. Clevenger served his second season as head coach of the Volunteers.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 5, 1912 King* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 101–0  
October 12, 1912 Maryville* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 38–0  
October 19, 1912 at Tennessee Medical College* Memphis, TN W 62–0  
October 26, 1912 vs. Sewanee Chattanooga, TN L 6–33  
November 2, 1912 Centre Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 67–0  
November 9, 1912 at Mercer Macon, GA L 14–27  
November 16, 1912 Kentucky Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 6–13  
November 28, 1912 vs. Alabama Rickwood Field • Birmingham, AL L 0–7  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.

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