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This Day In #Vols History (Nov. 7)

On Nov. 7, 1959: Tennessee defeats #1 LSU in Knoxville 14-13 on homecoming by stuffing RB Billy Cannon on LSU's two-point conversion attempt. The game would later be known as "The Stop." It was the first of UT's two wins over the No, 1 team in the nation. 


 

Tennessee is 14-3 all-time on Nov. 7 having not lost since 1908.

NOVEMBER 7 (14-3)
1893 L, 0-60 North Carolina
1902 W, 10-0 Nashville
1903 L, 0-5 GEORGIA
1908 L, 9-16 Vanderbilt
1914 W, 16-14 Vanderbilt
1925 W, 12-0 Centre
1931 W, 31-0 CARSON-NEWMAN
1936 W, 34-0 MARYVILLE
1942 W, 34-12 CINCINNATI
1953 W, 32-14 LOUISIANA STATE
1959 W, 14-13 No. 1 LOUISIANA STATE
1964 W, 22-14 No. 7 Georgia Tech
1970 W, 20-18 South Carolina
1981 W, 24-21 WICHITA STATE
1987 W, 41-10 LOUISVILLE
1998 W, 37-13 ALABAMA-BIRMINGHAM
2009 W, 56-28 MEMPHIS

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