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FBS Teams: Tennessee Football History, Records and Database


Butch Jones
Head Coach
First Year: 2013
School: Tennessee
Nickname: Volunteers
Current Conference: SEC
Former Conference(s): SIAA, Southern Conference
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee
First year of football: 1891

STADIUM

Name: Neyland
Year built: 1921
Capacity: 102,455
Playing Surface: Grass (1994)

TENNESSEE CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPION(S)CONFERENCE 
1998TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1997TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1990TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1989Alabama, Auburn, TennesseeSEC*Alabama* *Auburn* *Tennessee*
1985TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1969TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1967TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1956TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1951Georgia Tech, TennesseeSEC*Georgia Tech* *Tennessee*
1946Georgia, TennesseeSEC*Georgia* *Tennessee*
1940TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1939Georgia Tech, Tennessee, TulaneSEC*Georgia Tech* *Tennessee* *Tulane*
1938TennesseeSEC*Tennessee*
1914Tennessee, AuburnSIAA*Tennessee* * Auburn*

TENNESSEE BOWL RECORD

SCHOOLWINSLOSSESTIESTOTAL PLAYEDWIN %SCHOOL
Tennessee28240520.538*Tennessee*

TENNESSEE BOWL HISTORY

BOWLDATEWINNERPOINTSLOSERPOINTSWINNERLOSER
Music City30-Dec-2016Tennessee38Nebraska24*Tennessee**Nebraska*
Outback1-Jan-2016Tennessee45Northwestern6*Tennessee**Northwestern*
Gator2-Jan-2015Tennessee45Iowa28*Tennessee**Iowa*
Music City30-Dec-2010North Carolina30Tennessee27*North Carolina**Tennessee*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl31-Dec-2009Virginia Tech37Tennessee14*Virginia Tech**Tennessee*
Outback1-Jan-2008Tennessee21Wisconsin17*Tennessee**Wisconsin*
Outback1-Jan-2007Penn State20Tennessee10*Penn State**Tennessee*
Cotton1-Jan-2005Tennessee38Texas A&M7*Tennessee**Texas A&M*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl2-Jan-2004Clemson27Tennessee14*Clemson**Tennessee*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl31-Dec-2002Maryland30Tennessee3*Maryland**Tennessee*
Citrus1-Jan-2002Tennessee45Michigan17*Tennessee**Michigan*
Cotton1-Jan-2001Kansas State35Tennessee21*Kansas State**Tennessee*
Fiesta2-Jan-2000Nebraska31Tennessee21*Nebraska**Tennessee*
Fiesta4-Jan-1999Tennessee23Florida State16*Tennessee**Florida State*
Orange2-Jan-1998Nebraska42Tennessee17*Nebraska**Tennessee*
Citrus1-Jan-1997Tennessee48Northwestern28*Tennessee**Northwestern*
Citrus1-Jan-1996Tennessee20Ohio State14*Tennessee**Ohio State*
Gator30-Dec-1994Tennessee45Virginia Tech23*Tennessee**Virginia Tech*
Citrus1-Jan-1994Penn State31Tennessee13*Penn State**Tennessee*
Outback1-Jan-1993Tennessee38Boston College23*Tennessee**Boston College*
Fiesta1-Jan-1992Penn State42Tennessee17*Penn State**Tennessee*
Sugar1-Jan-1991Tennessee23Virginia22*Tennessee**Virginia*
Cotton1-Jan-1990Tennessee31Arkansas27*Tennessee**Arkansas*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl2-Jan-1988Tennessee27Indiana22*Tennessee**Indiana*
Liberty29-Dec-1986Tennessee21Minnesota14*Tennessee**Minnesota*
Sugar1-Jan-1986Tennessee35Miami (Fla.)7*Tennessee**Miami (Fla.)*
Sun Bowl22-Dec-1984Maryland28Tennessee27*Maryland**Tennessee*
Citrus17-Dec-1983Tennessee30Maryland23*Tennessee**Maryland*
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl31-Dec-1982Iowa28Tennessee22*Iowa**Tennessee*
Garden State13-Dec-1981Tennessee28Wisconsin21*Tennessee**Wisconsin*
Bluebonnet31-Dec-1979Purdue27Tennessee22*Purdue**Tennessee*
Liberty16-Dec-1974Tennessee7Maryland3*Tennessee**Maryland*
Gator29-Dec-1973Texas Tech28Tennessee19*Texas Tech**Tennessee*
Bluebonnet30-Dec-1972Tennessee24LSU17*Tennessee**LSU*
Liberty20-Dec-1971Tennessee14Arkansas13*Tennessee**Arkansas*
Sugar1-Jan-1971Tennessee34Air Force13*Tennessee**Air Force*
Gator27-Dec-1969Florida14Tennessee13*Florida**Tennessee*
Cotton1-Jan-1969Texas36Tennessee13*Texas**Tennessee*
Orange1-Jan-1968Oklahoma26Tennessee24*Oklahoma**Tennessee*
Gator31-Dec-1966Tennessee18Syracuse12*Tennessee**Syracuse*
Bluebonnet18-Dec-1965Tennessee27Tulsa6*Tennessee**Tulsa*
Gator28-Dec-1957Tennessee3Texas A&M0*Tennessee**Texas A&M*
Sugar1-Jan-1957Baylor13Tennessee7*Baylor**Tennessee*
Cotton1-Jan-1953Texas16Tennessee0*Texas**Tennessee*
Sugar1-Jan-1952Maryland28Tennessee13*Maryland**Tennessee*
Cotton1-Jan-1951Tennessee20Texas14*Tennessee**Texas*
Orange1-Jan-1947Rice8Tennessee0*Rice**Tennessee*
Sugar1-Jan-1943Tennessee14Tulsa7*Tennessee**Tulsa*
Sugar1-Jan-1941Boston College19Tennessee13*Boston College**Tennessee*
Orange2-Jan-1939Tennessee17Oklahoma0*Tennessee**Oklahoma*

TENNESSEE AP FINISHES

YEARRANKINGTEAMTEAM
193617.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19382.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19392.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19404.Tennessee*Tennessee*
194118.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19427.Tennessee*Tennessee*
194412.Tennessee*Tennessee*
194514.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19467.Tennessee*Tennessee*
194917.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19504.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19511.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19528.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19562.Tennessee*Tennessee*
195713.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19657.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19672.Tennessee*Tennessee*
196813.Tennessee*Tennessee*
196915.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19704.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19719.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19728.Tennessee*Tennessee*
197319.Tennessee*Tennessee*
197420.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19854.Tennessee*Tennessee*
198714.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19895.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19908.Tennessee*Tennessee*
199114.Tennessee*Tennessee*
199212.Tennessee*Tennessee*
199312.Tennessee*Tennessee*
199422.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19953.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19969.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19977.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19981.Tennessee*Tennessee*
19999.Tennessee*Tennessee*
20014.Tennessee*Tennessee*
200315.Tennessee*Tennessee*
200413.Tennessee*Tennessee*
200625.Tennessee*Tennessee*
200712.Tennessee*Tennessee*
201522.Tennessee*Tennessee*
201622.Tennessee*Tennessee*

TENNESSEE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPIONSCHAMPIONS
1940Minnesota: AP, Berryman, Boand, DeVold, Dickinson, Football Research, Houlgate, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Stanford: Billingsley, Helms, Poling
Tennessee: Dunkel, Williamson
*Minnesota* *Stanford* *Tennessee*
1950Kentucky: Sagarin*
Oklahoma: AP, Berryman, Helms, Litkenhous, UPI, Williamson
Princeton: Boand, Poling
Tennessee: Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*
*Kentucky*
*Oklahoma* *Princeton* *Tennessee*
1951Georgia Tech: Berryman, Boand*
Illinois: Boand*
Maryland: DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Michigan State: Billingsley, Helms, Poling
Tennessee: AP, Litkenhous, UPI, Williamson
*Georgia Tech* *Tennessee* *Maryland* *Michigan State* *Illinois*
1956Georgia Tech: Berryman, Sagarin*
Iowa: Football Research
Oklahoma: AP, Billingsley, Boand, DeVold, Dunkel, FW, Helms, INS, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin, UPI, Williamson
Tennessee: Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*
*Georgia Tech* *Iowa* *Oklahoma* *Tennessee*
1967Notre Dame: Dunkel
Oklahoma: Poling
Southern California: AP, Berryman, Billingsley, DeVold, FB News, Football Research, FW, Helms, Matthews, National Championship Foundation, NFF, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), UPI
Tennessee: Litkenhous
*Notre Dame*
*Oklahoma* *Southern California* *Tennessee*
1998Tennessee: Alderson, AP, Berryman, Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, Eck, FACT, FB News, FW, Matthews, National Championship Foundation, NFF, NY Times, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), Seattle Times, Sporting News, USA/ESPN*Tennessee*

TENNESSEE HEAD COACHES

Year(s)CoachYearsGamesWinLossTieWin %School 
1891-1897No Coach524121110.500Tennessee#Tennessee#
1899-1900J.A. Pierce2149410.643Tennessee#Tennessee#
1901-1901George Kelley183320.375Tennessee#Tennessee#
1902-1903H.F. Fisher21710700.588Tennessee#Tennessee#
1904-1904S.D. Crawford193510.333Tennessee#Tennessee#
1905-1906J.D. DePree21841130.222Tennessee#Tennessee#
1907-1909George Levene328151030.536Tennessee#Tennessee#
1910-1910Andrew A. Stone193510.333Tennessee#Tennessee#
1911-1915Zora G. Clevenger543261520.605Tennessee#Tennessee#
1916-1920John R. "Chief" Bender32718540.667Tennessee#Tennessee#
1921-1925Mark B. Banks544261530.591Tennessee#Tennessee#
1926-1952Robert R. "Bob" Neyland2121617331120.801Tennessee#Tennessee#
1935-1935William Hamilton Britton194500.444Tennessee#Tennessee#
1941-1945John Barnhill43932520.821Tennessee#Tennessee#
1953-1954Harvey Robinson221101010.476Tennessee#Tennessee#
1955-1962Bowden Wyatt882492940.598Tennessee#Tennessee#
1963-1963James Allen McDonald1105500.500Tennessee#Tennessee#
1964-1969Doug Dickey665461540.708Tennessee#Tennessee#
1970-1976Bill Battle783592220.711Tennessee#Tennessee#
1977-1992Johnny Majors161861166280.624Tennessee#Tennessee#
1992-2008Phillip Fulmer172041525200.745Tennessee#Tennessee#
2009-2009Lane Kiffin1137600.538Tennessee#Tennessee#
2010-2012Derek Dooley336152100.417Tennessee#Tennessee#
2012-2012Jim Chaney111001.000Tennessee#Tennessee#
2013-PRESButch Jones451302100.588Tennessee#Tennessee#

TENNESSEE YEAR-BY-YEAR SEASON RESULTS

LIST BY YEAR