1919 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1919 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1919 record 3–3–3 (0–3–2 SIAA)
Head coach John R. Bender (2nd season)
Captain Chink Lowe
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1918
1920 →
1919 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Auburn $ 5 1 0     8 1 0
Alabama 6 1 0     8 1 0
Vanderbilt 4 1 2     5 1 2
Mississippi A&M 5 2 0     6 2 0
Kentucky 3 1 1     3 4 1
Tulane 3 1 1     6 2 1
Georgia Tech 2 1 0     7 3 0
Georgia 4 2 2     4 2 3
Furman 2 1 1     6 2 1
Clemson 2 2 2     6 2 2
LSU 2 2 0     6 2 0
Florida 2 2 0     5 3 0
Wofford 1 1 0     3 2 1
Ole Miss 1 4 0     4 4 0
The Citadel 1 4 0     4 4 1
Sewanee 1 4 0     3 6 0
Tennessee 0 3 2     3 3 3
South Carolina 0 4 1     1 7 1
Transylvania 0 1 0     0 1 0
Mercer 0 1 0     0 2 0
Georgetown 0 2 0     0 2 0
Mississippi College 0 4 0     3 5 1
Howard 0 4 0     3 5 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1919 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1919 college football season. The Vols won three, lost three, and tied three. This was the first varsity team for Tennessee since the 1916 season. Tennessee did not field official football teams in 1917 and 1918 due to World War I.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27 Tusculum* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 29–6  
October 3 Maryville* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 32–2  
October 11 at Vanderbilt Old Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) T 3–3  
October 18 Mississippi A&M Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–6  
October 25 at Clemson Riggs FieldCalhoun, SC L 0–14  
November 1 North Carolina*dagger Waite Field • Knoxville, TN T 0–0  
November 8 at South Carolina Columbia, SC T 6–6  
November 15 Cincinnati* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 33–12  
November 27 at Kentucky Stoll FieldLexington, KY L 0–14  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern.
  • Reference:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tennessee Football History and Records: Tennessee Results 1910–19". University of Tennessee Athletics. Retrieved October 2, 2013.