1941 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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1941 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1941 record 5–5–1 (4–2–1 Southern)
Head coach Peahead Walker (5th year)
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 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1941 college football season. In its fifth season under head coach Peahead Walker, the team compiled a 5–5–1 record and finished in seventh place in the Southern Conference.[1]

Guard Carl Givler was selected by both the Associated Press and United Press as a first-team player on the 1941 All-Southern Conference football team.[2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Result
09/20/1941 at Camp Davis Holly Ridge, NC W 66-0
09/27/1941* at Duke Durham, NC L 14-43
10/04/1941* at Furman Greenville, SC W 52-13
10/11/1941* at South Carolina Columbia, SC T 6-6
10/18/1941* at NC State Raleigh, NC W 7-0
10/25/1941* UNC Wake Forest, NC W 13-0
11/01/1941 at Marshall Huntington, WV L 6-16
11/08/1941 at Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA L 6-26
11/15/1941* at Clemson Clemson, SC L 0-29
11/20/1941* at George Washington Washington DC W 42-0
11/29/1941 Texas Tech Charlotte, NC L 6-25

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1941 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015. 
  2. ^ https://www.newspapers.com/clip/3903933/all_southern_conference_team_paced_by/
  3. ^ "All-Southern Conference Team". The Brooklyn Daily Eagle. November 29, 1941. p. 9.