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1940 Tennessee Volunteers Schedule and Results

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (6th of 121) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Neyland (10-1)

PS/G: 30.2 (3rd of 121) ▪ PA/G: 4.1 (2nd of 121)
SRS: 19.06 (7th of 121) ▪ SOS: 0.97 (54th of 121)

Bowl Game: Lost Sugar Bowl 19-13 versus Boston College

AP Poll Summary

10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 Final
5 5 7 5 5 6 6 4

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 28, 1940 Sat Tennessee Mercer Non-Major W 49 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 Oct 5, 1940 Sat Tennessee Duke Southern W 13 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 12, 1940 Sat Tennessee Chattanooga Non-Major W 53 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 19, 1940 Sat (5) Tennessee @ Alabama SEC W 27 12 4 0 0 W 4 Birmingham, AL
5 Oct 26, 1940 Sat (5) Tennessee Florida SEC W 14 0 5 0 0 W 5
6 Nov 2, 1940 Sat (7) Tennessee Louisiana State SEC W 28 0 6 0 0 W 6
7 Nov 9, 1940 Sat (5) Tennessee @ Rhodes Non-Major W 41 0 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 16, 1940 Sat (5) Tennessee Virginia Ind W 41 14 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 23, 1940 Sat (6) Tennessee Kentucky SEC W 33 0 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 30, 1940 Sat (6) Tennessee @ Vanderbilt SEC W 20 0 10 0 0 W 10
11 Jan 1, 1941 Wed (6) Tennessee N (4) Boston College Ind L 13 19 10 1 0 L 1 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)