1922 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1922 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Southern Conference
1922 record 8–2 (3–2 SoCon)
Head coach M. B. Banks (2nd season)
Captain Pap Striegel
Home stadium Shields–Watkins Field
Seasons
← 1921
1923 →
1922 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
North Carolina + 5 0 0     9 1 0
Georgia Tech + 4 0 0     7 2 0
Vanderbilt* + 3 0 0     8 0 1
VPI 3 0 0     8 1 1
Florida 2 0 0     7 2 0
Auburn 2 1 0     8 2 0
Tennessee 3 2 0     8 2 0
Alabama 3 2 1     6 3 1
Virginia 1 1 1     4 4 1
Mississippi A&M 2 3 0     3 4 2
Kentucky 1 2 0     6 3 0
Clemson 1 2 0     5 4 0
Washington and Lee 1 2 0     5 3 1
Maryland 1 2 0     4 5 1
LSU 1 2 0     3 7 0
Georgia 1 3 1     5 4 1
Tulane 1 4 0     4 4 0
South Carolina 0 2 0     5 4 0
Ole Miss 0 2 0     4 5 1
NC State 0 5 0     4 6 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • * – co-member of SIAA

The 1922 Tennessee Volunteers football team (variously "Tennessee", "UT" or the "Vols") represented the University of Tennessee in the 1922 college football season. Playing as a member of the Southern Conference (SoCon), the team was led by head coach M. B. Banks, in his second year, and played their home games at Shields–Watkins Field in Knoxville, Tennessee. The 1922 Vols won eight games, lost two, and tied zero (8–2 overall, 3–2 in the SoCon). Playing all but two games at home, the Volunteers outscored their opponents 239 to 45 and posted four shutouts.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23, 1922 Emory & Henry* Shields–Watkins Field • Knoxville, Tennessee W 50–0  
September 30, 1922 Carson–Newman* Shields–Watkins Field • Knoxville, Tennessee W 32–7  
October 7, 1922 Maryville* Shields–Watkins Field • Knoxville, Tennessee W 21–0  
October 14, 1922 at Fort Benning* Columbus, Georgia W 15–0  
October 21, 1922 at Georgia Sanford FieldAthens, Georgia L 7–3  
October 28, 1922 Ole Miss Shields–Watkins Field • Knoxville, Tennessee W 49–0  
November 4, 1922 Vanderbilt Shields–Watkins Field • Knoxville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 6–14  
November 11, 1922 vs. Mississippi A&M Memphis, Tennessee W 31–3  
November 18, 1922 vs. Sewanee* Chamberlain FieldChattanooga, Tennessee W 18–7  
November 30, 1922 Kentucky Shields–Watkins Field • Knoxville, Tennessee (Battle for the Barrel) W 14–7  
*Non-conference game.
  • Reference:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tennessee Football History and Records: Tennessee Results 1920–29". University of Tennessee Athletics. Retrieved March 16, 2012.