1941 USC Trojans football team

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1941 USC Trojans football
Interlocking USC Logo.svg
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1941 record 2–6–1 (2–4–1 PCC)
Head coach Sam Barry
Home stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Seasons
← 1940
1942 →

The 1941 USC Trojans football team represented the University of Southern California during the 1941 college football season. The season was the only one coached by Sam Barry who took over for Howard Jones, who died during the previous off-season. Barry also coached USC's basketball and baseball teams. The Trojans competed in the Pacific Coast Conference, where they finished eighth out of ten.[1]

Schedule[edit]

1941 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#12 Oregon State $ 7 2 0     8 2 0
Washington 5 3 0     5 4 0
#19 Washington State 5 3 0     6 4 0
Stanford 4 3 0     6 3 0
Oregon 4 4 0     5 5 0
UCLA 3 4 1     5 5 1
California 3 4 0     4 5 0
USC 2 4 1     2 6 1
Montana 1 3 0     6 3 0
Idaho 0 4 0     4 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll
Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 27 Oregon State Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA W 13–7   50,000
October 4 Ohio State* Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA L 0–33   65,000
October 11 Oregon Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA L 6–20   40,000
October 18 Washington State Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 7–6   40,000
October 25 at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA L 0–14   65,000
November 8 No. 9 Stanford Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA L 0–13   86,305
November 22 at No. 4 Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN (Notre Dame-USC rivalry) L 18–20   54,967
November 29 Washington Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA L 13–14   35,000
December 6 at UCLAdagger Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA (Battle for the Victory Bell) T 7–7   65,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southern California Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 20, 2015.