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This Day In #Vols History (Sept. 16)


The Vols played the first-ever night game in Neyland Stadium history on Sept. 16, 1972 as Tennessee took down No. 6 Penn State, 28-21. Read about the game from Sports Illustrated's Vault: Winning With A Dash Of Orange

Also in 2000, the second-largest crowd in Neyland Stadium history (108,768) watched the Vols take on Florida. 

SEPTEMBER 16 (2-5)
1967      L, 16-20  No. 8 UCLA
1972      W, 28-21   No. 6 PENN STATE
1978      L, 0-13  No. 9 UCLA
1989      W, 28-6  DUKE
1995      L, 37-62  No. 4 Florida
2000      L, 23-27  No. 6 FLORIDA
2006      L, 20-21  No. 6 FLORIDA

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