1942 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football team

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1942 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1942 record 6–3–1 (4–1 MVC)
Head coach Jim Lookabaugh (4th year)
Home stadium Lewis Field
(Capacity: 13,000)
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The 1942 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football team represented Oklahoma A&M College in the 1942 college football season. This was the 42nd year of football at A&M and the fourth under Jim Lookabaugh. The Cowboys played their home games at Lewis Field in Stillwater, Oklahoma. They finished the season 6–3–1, 3–1 in the Missouri Valley Conference.[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 26 Oklahoma*dagger Lewis FieldStillwater, Oklahoma (Bedlam Series) T 0–0  
October 2 vs. Baylor* Taft StadiumOklahoma City L 12–18  
October 10 at Texas Tech* Tech FieldLubbock, Texas (rivalry) W 9–6  
October 17 at Arizona* Arizona StadiumTucson, Arizona L 6–20  
October 24 Washington (MO) Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 40–7  
October 31 at Creighton Creighton StadiumOmaha, Nebraska W 20–6  
November 7 at No. 12 Tulsa Skelly FieldTulsa, Oklahoma L 6–34  
November 14 Saint Louis Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 54–7  
November 21 Drake Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 55–12  
November 28 at Detroit* Titan StadiumDetroit, Michigan W 33–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

After the season[edit]

The 1943 NFL Draft took place on April 8, 1943 at the Palmer House Hotel in Chicago. The following Oklahoma State player was selected during the draft.

Player Position Round Pick NFL Team
Loyd Arms G 14th 129 Chicago Bears



  1. ^ "Oklahoma State Yearly Results". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 16, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1943 NFL Draft". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 16, 2016. 
  3. ^ "NFL Draft Locations". www.footballgeography.com. October 2, 2014. Retrieved July 16, 2016.