1940 Texas A&M Aggies football team

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1940 Texas A&M Aggies football
Southwest Conference co-champion
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
AP No. 6
1940 record 9–1 (5–1 SWC)
Head coach Homer H. Norton (7th season)
Home stadium Kyle Field
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 6 Texas A&M 5 1 0     9 1 0
No. 16 SMU 5 1 0     8 1 1
Texas 4 2 0     8 2 0
Rice 4 2 0     7 3 0
TCU 2 4 0     3 7 0
Arkansas 1 5 0     4 6 0
Baylor 0 6 0     4 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 Texas A&M Aggies football team represented Texas A&M University during the 1940 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 Texas A&I* Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX W 26–0  
October 5 vs. Tulsa* Alamo StadiumSan Antonio, TX W 41–6  
October 12 at UCLA* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA W 7–0  
October 19 TCU Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 21–7  
October 26 Baylor Waco StadiumWaco, TX W 14–7  
November 2 Arkansas Kyle Field • College Station, TX (Rivalry) W 17–0  
November 9 at No. 14 SMU Ownby StadiumDallas, TX W 7–13  
November 16 Rice Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 25–0  
November 28 at Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX (Rivalry) L 0–7  
January 1 vs. Fordham* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) W 13–12  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1940 Schedule/Results." Texas A&M football record, 1940. Archived May 24, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. Aggie Athletics. Retrieved on January 9, 2009.