1941 Clemson Tigers football team

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1941 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1941 record 7–2 (5–1 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Howard (2nd year)
Captain Wade Padgett
Home stadium Riggs Field
Seasons
← 1940
1942 →
1941 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Duke $ 5 0 0     9 1 0
South Carolina 4 0 1     4 4 1
Clemson 5 1 0     7 2 0
William & Mary 4 1 0     8 2 0
VMI 4 2 0     4 6 0
VPI 4 2 0     6 4 0
Wake Forest 4 2 1     5 5 1
NC State 3 4 2     4 5 2
Furman 2 3 2     3 4 2
Washington and Lee 1 2 2     1 6 2
North Carolina 2 4 0     3 7 0
Maryland 1 2 0     3 5 1
Davidson 1 5 2     1 6 3
The Citadel 0 2 1     4 3 1
George Washington 0 4 1     1 7 1
Richmond 0 6 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1941 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1940 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 20* Presbyterian Riggs FieldClemson, SC W 41–12
September 27 vs. VMI City Stadium • Lynchburg, VA W 36–7
October 4 vs. NC State American Legion Memorial StadiumCharlotte, NC (Textile Bowl) W 27–6
October 11* at Boston College Fenway ParkBoston, MA (Rivalry) W 26–13
October 23 at South Carolina #14 Columbia Municipal StadiumColumbia, SC (Big Thursday) L 14–18
October 31 at George Washington Griffith StadiumWashington, D. C. W 19–0
November 15 Wake Forest Riggs Field • Clemson, SC W 29–0
November 22 at Furman #18 Sirrine StadiumGreenville, SC W 34–6
November 29* at Auburn #16 Auburn StadiumAuburn, AL (Rivalry) L 7–28
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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