1924 Sewanee Tigers football team

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1924 Sewanee Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1924 record 6–4 (3–2 SoCon/SIAA)
Head coach M. S. Bennett (2nd season)
Assistant coach Bernie Moore
Captain George Millard; Eugene Harris
Home stadium McGee Field
Seasons
← 1923
1925 →
1924 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama $ 5 0 0     8 1 0
Florida 2 0 1     6 2 2
Georgia 5 1 0     7 3 0
Tulane 4 1 0     8 1 0
Washington and Lee 4 1 1     6 3 1
South Carolina 3 2 0     7 3 0
Sewanee* 3 2 0     6 4 0
Mississippi A&M 3 2 0     5 4 0
Virginia 3 2 0     5 4 0
Georgia Tech 3 2 1     5 3 1
Vanderbilt* 3 3 0     6 3 1
VPI 2 2 3     4 2 3
VMI 2 3 1     6 3 1
Kentucky 2 3 0     4 5 0
North Carolina 2 3 0     4 5 0
Auburn 2 4 1     4 4 1
Maryland 1 2 1     3 3 3
NC State 1 4 1     2 4 2
LSU 0 3 0     5 4 0
Ole Miss 0 3 0     4 5 0
Clemson 0 3 0     2 6 0
Tennessee 0 4 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • * – co-member of SIAA


1924 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Centre + 1 0 0     5 1 1
Oglethorpe + 5 0 0     6 3 1
Mississippi College 2 0 1     2 5 1
Newberry 4 1 0     8 2 0
Mercer 4 1 1     5 3 2
Sewanee* 2 1 0     6 4 0
The Citadel 4 2 0     6 4 0
Transylvania 2 1 0     2 2 0
Louisville 2 1 0     3 4 1
Millsaps 1 1 0     3 5 1
Georgetown (KY) 1 1 0     1 4 0
Furman 1 2 0     5 5 0
Wofford 2 4 0     3 7 0
Howard 1 3 0     3 5 1
Presbyterian 1 3 0     1 6 1
Vanderbilt* 0 1 0     6 3 1
Louisiana College 0 1 0     0 1 0
Western Kentucky 0 2 0     4 6 0
Erskine 0 4 0     0 7 0
Chattanooga 0 5 0     1 7 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • * – co-member of SoCon

The 1924 Sewanee Tigers football team represented the Sewanee Tigers of Sewanee: The University of the South during the 1924 Southern Conference football season. It was the team's first season in the Southern Conference, and features its last victory over rival Vanderbilt. Sewanee was also a co-member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association in 1924, its last season as a member. The game against Carson-Newman was forfeited in their favor.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result
September 20 Transylvania* McGee Field • Sewanee, TN W 27–0  
September 27 Rhodes* McGee Field • Sewanee, TN W 7–0  
October 4 Carson-Newman* McGee Field • Sewanee, TN W 0–12  
October 11 at Texas A&M* Dallas, TX L 0–7  
October 18 at Alabama Birmingham, AL L 0–14  
October 25 at Kentucky Lexington, KY L 0–7  
November 1 at Oglethorpe* L 0–7  
November 8 vs. Ole Miss Memphis, TN W 21–0  
November 15 at South Carolina Columbia, SC W 10–0  
November 29 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) W 16–0  
*Non-conference game.

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