1939 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1939 Georgia Bulldogs football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1939 record5–6 (1–3 SEC)
Head coachWally Butts (1st season)
Home stadiumSanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1938
1940 →
1939 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Tennessee + 6 0 0     10 1 0
No. 16 Georgia Tech + 6 0 0     8 2 0
No. 5 Tulane + 5 0 0     8 1 1
Mississippi State 3 2 0     8 2 0
Ole Miss 2 2 0     7 2 0
Kentucky 2 2 1     6 2 1
Auburn 3 3 1     5 5 1
Alabama 2 3 1     5 3 1
Georgia 1 3 0     5 6 0
LSU 1 5 0     4 5 0
Vanderbilt 1 6 0     2 7 1
Florida 0 3 1     5 5 1
Sewanee 0 3 0     3 5 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1939 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1939 college football season.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 30 The Citadel* Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia W 26–0  
October 7 at Furman* Sirrine StadiumGreenville, South Carolina L 0–20  
October 14 Holy Cross*dagger Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia L 0–13  
October 21 at Kentucky DuPont Stadium • Louisville, Kentucky L 6–13  
October 28 at NYU* Yankee Stadium • New York City L 13–14  
November 3 Mercer* Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia W 16–9  
November 11 vs. Florida Fairfield StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Rivalry) W 6–2  
November 18 South Carolina* Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia (Rivalry) W 33–7  
November 25 vs. Auburn A. J. McClung Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 0–7  
December 2 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) L 0–13  
December 8 at Miami (FL)* Burdine StadiumMiami W 13–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.
  • Source: GeorgiaDogs.com: 1939 football schedule[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1939 Georgia Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 29, 2015.
  2. ^ "1939 Football Schedule". GeorgiaDogs.com. Retrieved December 15, 2012.