1940 UCLA Bruins football team

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1940 UCLA Bruins football
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches #Not ranked
AP #Not ranked
1940 record 1–9–0 (1–6–0 PCC)
Head coach Edwin C. Horrell
Home stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
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 UCLA Bruins football team represented UCLA in the 1940 college football season. The Bruins offense scored 79 points while the defense allowed 174 points. Coached by Edwin C. Horrell, the Bruins finished the season with a 1–9 record.

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Game Date Opponent Result Bruins points Opponents Record
1 Sept. 29 Southern Methodist Loss 6 9 0–1
2 Oct. 4 Santa Clara Loss 6 9 0–2
3 Oct. 12 Texas A&M Loss 0 7 0–3
4 Oct. 19 @ California Loss 7 9 0–4
5 Oct. 26 Oregon State Loss 0 7 0–5
6 Nov. 2 Stanford Loss 14 20 0–6
7 Nov. 9 @ Oregon Loss 0 18 0–7
8 Nov. 16 Washington State Win 34 26 1–7
9 Nov. 23 Washington Loss 0 41 1–8
10 Nov. 30 @ Southern California Loss 12 28 1–9

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Awards and honors[edit]

1940 team players in the NFL[edit]

The following players were claimed in the 1941 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Jack Sommers Center 11 92 Chicago Cardinals
Del Lyman Tackle 14 126 Green Bay Packers

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