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This Day In #Vols History (Oct. 5)

The Vols have an outstanding 11-2 record in 13 all-time games on Oct. 5. 

Tennessee has won its last four games played in the date, most recently, winning an epic 6-overtime thriller with Arkansas in 2002. Jason Witten caught a 25-yard touchdown pass from Casey Clausen in the sixth overtime to give Tennessee the win. Clausen completed 19 of 28 passes for 291 yards and two touchdowns.

OCTOBER 5 (11-2)
1907 W, 30-0 TENNESSEE MILITARY INSTITUTE
1912 W, 101-0 KING
1929 W, 20-0 at Chattanooga
1934 W, 19-7 at North Carolina
1935 L, 13-38 NORTH CAROLINA
1940 W, 13-0 DUKE
1946 W, 12-7 at Duke
1957 W, 14-9 MISSISSIPPI STATE
1963 L, 0-7 MISSISSIPPI STATE
1968 W, 52-0 Rice
1974 W, 17-10 TULSA
1985 W, 31-29 WAKE FOREST
2002 W, 41-38 ARKANSAS (6 OT)

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