1915 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1915 Tennessee Volunteers football
UT Volunteers logo.svg
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1915 record 4–4 (1–4 SIAA)
Head coach Zora G. Clevenger (5th year)
Offensive scheme Straight T
Base defense Multiple
Captain Evan McLean
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1914
1916 →
1915 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 4 0 0     9 1 0
Alabama 5 0 0     6 2 0
LSU 4 0 0     6 2 0
Transylvania 3 0 1     7 1 1
Georgia 3 1 2     5 2 2
Chattanooga 3 1 2     5 2 2
Auburn 4 2 0     6 2 0
Mississippi A&M 4 2 1     5 2 1
Kentucky 2 1 1     6 1 1
Florida 3 3 0     4 3 0
Tulane 3 3 0     5 3 0
Clemson 2 2 0     2 4 2
Furman 1 1 0     5 3 0
Mercer 1 1 0     5 4 0
Mississippi College 2 3 0     4 4 1
Sewanee 1 2 2     4 3 2
Tennessee 1 4 0     4 4 0
Centre 0 2 1     3 5 1
Louisville 0 3 1     1 5 1
The Citadel 0 1 0     5 3 0
Wofford 0 1 0     0 1 0
Howard 0 2 0     0 2 0
Ole Miss 0 5 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1915 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1915 college football season. Zora G. Clevenger served his fifth and final season as head coach before leaving for Kansas State. The 1915 Vols went 4–4 with all but one win coming outside of Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association play. Tennessee's loss to Clemson on October 9 ended a 12-game winning streak that spanned back to the final game of the 1913 season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 25, 1915 Carson–Newman* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 101–0  
October 2, 1915 Tusculum* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 21–0  
October 9, 1915 Clemson Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–3  
October 16, 1915 Centre Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 80–0  
October 23, 1915 Cumberland* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 101–0  
October 30, 1915 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–35  
November 13, 1915 Mississippi A&M Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–14  
November 25, 1915 at Kentucky Lexington, KY L 0–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern.

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