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1930 Tennessee Volunteers football
ConferenceSouthern Conference
1930 record9–1 (6–1 SoCon)
Head coachRobert Neyland (5th season)
Home stadiumShields-Watkins Field
Seasons
← 1929
1931 →
1930 Southern Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Alabama § 8 0 0     10 0 0
Tulane § 5 0 0     8 1 0
Tennessee 6 1 0     9 1 0
Duke 4 1 1     8 1 2
Vanderbilt 5 2 0     8 2 0
Maryland 4 2 0     7 5 0
Florida 4 2 1     6 3 1
North Carolina 4 2 2     5 3 2
Clemson 3 2 0     8 2 0
Georgia 3 2 1     7 2 1
Kentucky 4 3 0     5 3 0
South Carolina 4 3 0     6 4 0
Virginia Tech 2 3 1     5 3 1
Mississippi State 2 3 0     2 7 0
Georgia Tech 2 4 1     2 6 1
LSU 2 4 0     2 6 1
Virginia 2 5 0     4 6 0
Sewanee 1 4 0     3 6 1
NC State 1 5 0     2 8 0
Ole Miss 1 5 0     3 5 1
Auburn 1 6 0     3 7 0
Washington & Lee 0 4 1     3 6 1
VMI 0 5 0     3 6 0
§ – Conference co-champions

The 1930 Tennessee Volunteers football team (variously "Tennessee", "UT" or the "Vols") represented the University of Tennessee in the 1930 college football season. Playing as a member of the Southern Conference (SoCon), the team was led by head coach Robert Neyland, in his fifth year, and played their home games at Shields-Watkins Field in Knoxville, Tennessee. The 1930 Vols won nine and lost one game (9–1 overall, 6–1 in the SoCon). The only loss of the season came on October 18 to eventual Rose Bowl champion, Alabama. Tennessee and Vanderbilt were the only teams to score against Alabama in 1930. The 1930 Volunteers team outscored their opponents 209 to 31 and posted seven shutouts

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Site Result
September 27, 1930* Maryville Shields-Watkins FieldKnoxville, TN W 54–0  
October 4, 1930* Centre Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 18–0  
October 11, 1930 Ole Miss Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 27–0  
October 18, 1930 at Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL (Third Saturday in October) L 6–18  
October 25, 1930† North Carolina Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 9–7  
November 1, 1930 Clemson Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 27–0  
November 8, 1930* Carson–Newman Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN W 34–0  
November 15, 1930 at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN W 13–0  
November 27, 1930 Kentucky Shields-Watkins Field • Knoxville, TN (Battle for the Barrel) W 8–0  
December 6, 1930 at Florida Fairfield StadiumJacksonville, FL (Rivalry) W 13–6  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming.

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