1909 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1909 Tennessee Volunteers football
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Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1909 record 1–6–2 (0–5 SIAA)
Head coach George Levene (3rd season)
Captain Nathan Dougherty
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1908
1910 →
1909 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Sewanee $ 4 0 0     6 1 0
Vanderbilt 4 1 0     7 3 0
Alabama 4 1 1     5 1 2
LSU 3 1 0     6 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 2 0     7 2 0
Auburn 4 2 0     5 2 0
Howard 2 2 0     5 2 1
Clemson 2 2 0     6 3 0
Ole Miss 1 2 1     4 3 2
Georgia 1 4 1     1 4 2
The Citadel 0 1 1     4 3 2
Mississippi A&M 0 3 0     5 4 0
Mercer 0 3 0     3 5 0
Tennessee 0 5 0     1 6 2
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1909 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1909 college football season. The Volunteers went 1–6–2, their worst season since 1906, when they compiled the same record. George Levene served the final year of his three-year tenure as head coach.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 Centre* Waite FieldKnoxville, TN T 0–0  
October 9 North Carolina* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–3  
October 16 at Kentucky State College Lexington, KY (rivalry) L 0–17  
October 23 Georgia Waite Field • Knoxville, TN (rivalry) L 0–3  
October 30 Georgia Tech Waite Field • Knoxville, TN (rivalry) L 0–29  
November 6 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN (rivalry) L 0–51  
November 13 Alabama Waite Field • Knoxville, TN (rivalry) L 0–10  
November 20 at Chattanooga* Chamberlain Field • Chattanooga, TN T 0–0  
November 25 Transylvania* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 11–0  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.

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