1939 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1939 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Conference Southwest Conference
1939 record 4–5–1 (2–3–1 SWC)
Head coach Fred Thomsen (11th year)
Home stadium Bailey Stadium
Seasons
← 1938
1940 →
1939 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Texas A&M $ 6 0 0     11 0 0
Baylor 4 2 0     7 3 0
SMU 4 2 0     6 3 1
Texas 3 3 0     5 4 0
Arkansas 2 3 1     4 5 1
TCU 1 5 0     3 7 0
Rice 0 5 1     1 9 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1939 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1939 college football season. In their 11th year under head coach Fred Thomsen, the Razorbacks compiled a 4–5–1 record (2–3–1 against SWC opponents), finished in fourth place in the SWC, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 117 to 115.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23, 1939 Central State (OK)* Bailey StadiumFayetteville, AR W 32–6  
September 30, 1939 vs. Mississippi State* Crump StadiumMemphis, TN L 0–19  
October 7, 1939 TCU Bailey Stadium • Fayetteville, AR W 14–13  
October 14, 1939 at Baylor Waco, TX L 7–19  
October 21, 1939 at Texas Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX (Rivalry) L 13–14  
October 28, 1939 at Villanova* Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA L 0–7  
November 4, 1939 No. 5 Texas A&M Bailey Stadium • Fayetteville, AR (Rivalry) L 0–27  
November 11, 1939 at Rice Rice FieldHouston, TX T 12–12  
November 17, 1939 No. 17 SMU Quigley StadiumLittle Rock AR W 14–0  
November 30, 1939 at Tulsa* Skelly FieldTulsa, OK W 23–0  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arkansas Yearly Results (1935-1939)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 4, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1939 Arkansas Razorbacks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 4, 2015.