1942 Auburn Tigers football team

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1942 Auburn Tigers football
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
AP No. 16
1942 record 6–4–1 (3–3 SEC)
Head coach Jack Meagher (9th season)
Home stadium Auburn Stadium
Legion Field
Cramton Bowl
Seasons
← 1941
1944 →
1942 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Georgia $ 6 1 0     11 1 0
No. 5 Georgia Tech 4 1 0     9 2 0
No. 7 Tennessee 4 1 0     9 1 1
No. 18 Mississippi State 5 2 0     8 2 0
No. 10 Alabama 4 2 0     8 3 0
LSU 3 2 0     7 3 0
No. 16 Auburn 3 3 0     6 4 1
Vanderbilt 2 4 0     6 4 0
Florida 1 3 0     3 7 0
Tulane 1 4 0     4 5 0
Kentucky 0 5 0     3 6 1
Ole Miss 0 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1942 college football season. The Tigers' were led by head coach Jack Meagher in his ninth season and finished the season with a record of six wins, four losses and one tie (6–4–1 overall, 3–3 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 18 Chattanooga* Cramton BowlMontgomery, Alabama W 20–7  
September 26 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) L 0–15  
October 3 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans W 27–13  
October 10 at Florida Florida FieldGainesville, Florida (Rivalry) L 0–6  
October 16 at Georgetown* Griffith StadiumWashington, D.C. T 6–6  
October 23 Villanova* Cramton Bowl • Montgomery, Alabama W 14–6  
October 31 Mississippi State Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama L 0–6  
November 7 vs. Georgia Pre-Flight* Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 14–41  
November 14 at LSU Legion Field • Birmingham, Alabama (Rivalry) W 25–7  
November 21 vs. Georgia Memorial Stadium • Columbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 27–13  
November 28 Clemson* Auburn StadiumAuburn, Alabama (Rivalry) W 41–13  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1942 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: John F. "Jack" Meagher, 1942". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved December 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1942 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 15, 2015.