1901 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1901 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1901 record 3–3–2 (1–1–2 SIAA)
Head coach Gilbert Kelly (1st season)
Captain C. E. Hollopeter
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1900
1902 →
1901 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 4 0 0     6 1 1
Clemson 2 0 1     3 1 1
LSU 2 1 0     5 1 0
North Carolina 2 1 0     7 2 0
Tulane 2 1 0     4 2 0
Alabama 2 1 2     2 1 2
Texas 0 0 0     8 2 1
Auburn 2 2 1     2 3 1
Tennessee 1 1 2     3 3 2
Mississippi A&M 1 2 0     2 2 1
Cumberland 0 1 0     0 1 0
Kentucky State 0 2 0     2 6 1
Ole Miss 0 4 0     2 4 0
Georgia 0 4 2     1 5 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1901 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1901 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association football season. Gilbert Kelly served his only season as head coach. The Volunteers went 3–3–2.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 12 King* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 8–0  
October 19 Clemson Waite Field • Knoxville, TN T 6–6  
October 26 at Nashville* Nashville, TN L 5–16  
November 2 Kentucky University* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–6  
November 9 at Vanderbilt Dudley Field • Nashville, TN (rivalry) L 0–22  
November 16 Georgetown (KY)* Waite Field • Knoxville W 12-0  
November 23 Kentucky State College Waite Field • Knoxville, TN (rivalry) W 5–0  
November 28 vs. Alabama West End Park • Birmingham, AL (rivalry) T 6–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern.

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