GOLDEN GOPHER FOOTBALL

Gopher Football 1942 Season

1942 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L/T Score
09/26/1942 Pittsburgh (3-6) W 50-7
10/03/1942 Iowa Seahawks (7-3) L 6-7
10/10/1942 @ Illinois (6-4) L 13-20
10/17/1942 @ Nebraska (3-7) W 15-2
10/24/1942 Homecoming
Michigan (7-3)
W 16-14
10/31/1942 Northwestern (1-9) W 19-7
11/07/1942 Indiana (7-3) L 0-7
11/14/1942 Iowa (6-4) W 27-7
11/21/1942 @ Wisconsin (8-1-1) L 6-20

1942 Big Ten Standings

Team Conference Overall
W L T PCT W L T PCT
Ohio State 5 1 0 .833 9 1 0 .900
Wisconsin 4 1 0 .800 8 1 1 .850
Michigan 3 2 0 .600 7 3 0 .700
Illinois 3 2 0 .600 6 4 0 .600
Minnesota 3 3 0 .500 5 4 0 .556
Indiana 2 2 0 .500 7 3 0 .700
Iowa 3 3 0 .500 6 4 0 .600
Purdue 1 4 0 .200 1 8 0 .111
Northwestern 0 6 0 .000 1 9 0 .100

Season notes:

Coached by Dr. George Hauser (1st season).

1942 Poll Results

Associated Press
1. Ohio State 9-1-0
2. Georgia 11-1-0
3. Wisconsin 8-1-1
4. Tulsa 10-1-0
5. Georgia Tech 9-2-0
6. Notre Dame 7-2-2
7. Tennessee 9-1-1
8. Boston College 8-2-0
9. Michigan 7-3-0
10. Alabama 8-3-0
11. Texas 9-2-0
12. Stanford 6-4-0
13. UCLA 7-4-0
14. William & Mary 9-1-1
15. Santa Clara 7-2-0
16. Auburn 6-4-1
17. Washington State 6-2-2
18. Mississippi State 8-2-0
19. Minnesota 5-4-0
19. Penn State 6-1-1
19. Holy Cross 5-4-1

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1942 Season Bowl Results
Rose Bowl - 01/01/1943
Georgia 9, UCLA 0
Orange Bowl - 01/01/1943
Alabama 37, Boston College 21
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1943
Tennessee 14, Tulsa 7
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1943
Texas 14, Georgia Tech 7
Sun Bowl - 01/01/1943
Second Air Force 13, Hardin-Simmons 7