1940 Montana Grizzlies football team

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1940 Montana Grizzlies football
Montana UM logo.gif
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1940 record 4–4–1 (1–2 PCC)
Head coach Doug Fessenden (6th year)
Home stadium Dornblaser Field
Seasons
« 1939 1941 »
1940 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Stanford 7 0 0     10 0 0
#10 Washington 7 1 0     7 2 0
Oregon State 4 3 1     5 3 1
Washington State 3 4 2     4 4 2
Oregon 3 4 1     4 4 1
California 3 4 0     4 6 0
USC 2 3 2     3 4 2
Montana 1 2 0     4 4 1
UCLA 1 6 0     1 9 0
Idaho 0 4 0     1 7 1
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 Montana Grizzlies football team represented the University of Montana in the 1940 college football season as a member of the Pacific Coast Conference (PCC). The Grizzlies were led by sixth-year head coach Doug Fessenden, played their home games at Dornblaser Field and finished the season with a record of four wins, four losses and one tie (4–4–1, 1–2 PCC).[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 Eastern Washington* Dornblaser FieldMissoula, MT (EWU–UM Governors Cup) W 9–0  
October 5 at Washington State Rogers FieldPullman, WA L 0–13  
October 12 Texas Tech* Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT L 19–32  
October 19 vs. Montana State* Butte High Stadium • Butte, MT (Brawl of the Wild) W 6–0  
October 26 Gonzaga* Butte High Stadium • Butte, MT W 13–10  
November 2 at Oregon Hayward FieldEugene, OR L 0–38  
November 9 Idaho Dornblaser Field • Missoula, MT (Little Brown Stein) W 28–18  
November 15 at San Diego Marines* San Diego, CA L 20–38  
November 23 at Portland* Multnomah StadiumPortland, OR T 0–0  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Montana Football Media Guide, University of Montana, 2010.