1911 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1911 Tennessee Volunteers football
ConferenceSouthern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1911 record3–4–2 (0–2 SIAA)
Head coachZora G. Clevenger (1st season)
Offensive schemeStraight T
Base defenseMultiple
CaptainRufus Branch
Home stadiumWaite Field
Seasons
← 1910
1912 →
1911 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt $ 5 0 0     8 1 0
Auburn 4 0 1     4 2 1
Georgia 5 1 1     7 1 1
Georgia Tech 5 2 1     6 2 1
LSU 2 1 0     6 3 0
Mississippi A&M 5 2 1     7 2 1
Alabama 2 2 2     5 2 2
Ole Miss 2 2 0     6 3 0
Tulane 3 3 0     5 3 1
Sewanee 2 3 0     6 3 1
Clemson 2 4 0     3 5 0
The Citadel 1 1 0     5 2 2
Mercer 2 5 0     4 6 1
Tennessee 0 2 0     3 4 2
Mississippi College 0 4 0     1 5 0
Howard (AL) 0 6 0     1 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1911 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1911 college football season. Zora G. Clevenger served the first season of his five-year tenure as head coach. Prior to coming to Tennessee, Clevenger coached at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 7Mooney School*W 27–0
October 14at Georgia TechL 0–24
October 21Maryville*
  • Waite Field
  • Knoxville, TN
W 22–5
October 28at North Carolina A&M*L 0–16
November 4Centre*
  • Waite Field
  • Knoxville, TN
T 0–0
November 11at VPI*L 11–36
November 18Southwestern Presbyterian*
  • Waite Field
  • Knoxville, TN
W 22–0
November 25at Tennessee Medical College*Memphis, TNT 0–0
November 30at Kentucky State CollegeLexington, KY (rivalry)L 0–12
  • *Non-conference game

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