1940 LSU Tigers football team

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1940 LSU Tigers football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1940 record 6–4 (3–3 SEC)
Head coach Bernie Moore (6th season)
Home stadium Tiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Tennessee $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
No. 9 Mississippi State 4 0 1     10 0 1
Ole Miss 3 1 0     9 2 0
Alabama 4 2 0     7 2 0
Auburn 3 2 1     6 4 1
LSU 3 3 0     6 4 0
Georgia 2 3 1     5 4 1
Florida 2 3 0     5 5 0
Kentucky 1 2 2     5 3 2
Tulane 1 3 0     5 5 0
Vanderbilt 1 5 1     3 6 1
Georgia Tech 1 5 0     3 7 0
Sewanee 0 1 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University (LSU) in the 1940 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 21 Louisiana Tech* Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana W 39–7  
September 28 Ole Miss Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 6–19  
October 5 Holy Cross* Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana W 25–0  
October 12 at Rice* Rice FieldHouston L 0–23  
October 19 Mercer* Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana W 20–0  
October 26 Vanderbiltdagger Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana W 7–0  
November 2 at No. 7 Tennessee Shields–Watkins FieldKnoxville, Tennessee L 0–28  
November 9 No. 19 Mississippi State Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 7–22  
November 16 at Auburn Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama (Rivalry) W 21–13  
November 30 Tulane Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Battle for the Rag) W 14–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013 LSU Football Media Guide". p. 152. Retrieved July 17, 2014.