This Game Date in Tennessee Football History – October 24th

OCTOBER 24 (12-4-2)

October 24th 1998. 5-0 and 3rd-ranked Tennessee welcomes Alabama to Neyland Stadium. If front of the third-largest crowd in Stadium history at that time, the Volunteers roll the Tide. Tee Martin and Travis Henry each score twice. After ‘Bama cut the lead to 21-11, Peerless Price takes the following kick and races 100 yards to put the issue to rest. The Vols improve to 6-0 by winning 35-18.

Tee Martin vs. The Crimson Tide (Courtesy UT Sports)


1892 L, 0-54 University of the South
1896 W, 4-0 Chattanooga Athletic Club
1908 W, 10-0 GEORGIA
1914 W, 17-7 ALABAMA
1924 L, 2-7 Mississippi A&M (N) @ Memphis, Tenn.
1925 T, 0-0 LOUISIANA STATE
1931 W, 7-0 North Carolina
1936 W, 15-13 No. 2 DUKE
1942 W, 52-7 FURMAN
1953 W, 59-6 LOUISVILLE
1959 W, 23-0 CHATTANOOGA
1964 T, 3-3 No. 7 Louisiana State
1970 W, 38-7 FLORIDA
1981 W, 28-9 Memphis State
1987 W, 29-15 GEORGIA TECH
1998 W, 35-18 ALABAMA

2009 L, 10-12 No. 1 Alabama

2015 L, 14-19 No. 8 Alabama

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