1942 Texas Longhorns football team

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1942 Texas Longhorns football
Southwest Conference champion
Cotton Bowl Classic champion
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
AP No. 11
1942 record 9–2 (5–1 SWC)
Head coach Dana X. Bible (6th season)
Home stadium War Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 40,500)
Seasons
← 1941
1943 →
1942 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 11 Texas $ 5 1 0     9 2 0
Rice 4 1 1     7 2 1
TCU 4 2 0     7 3 0
Baylor 3 2 1     6 4 1
Texas A&M 2 3 1     4 5 1
SMU 1 4 1     3 6 2
Arkansas 0 6 0     3 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Texas Longhorns football team represented the University of Texas at Austin during the 1942 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 19 Corpus Christi Naval Air Station* Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX W 40–0  
September 26 Kansas State* Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 64–0  
October 3 at Northwestern* Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL L 0–3  
October 10 vs. Oklahoma* Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Red River Rivalry) W 7–0  
October 17 at Arkansas No. 20 Little Rock, AR (Rivalry) W 47–6  
October 25 at Rice No. 15 Rice FieldHouston, Texas W 12–7  
October 31 SMU No. 17 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 21–7  
November 7 Baylor No. 14 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX W 20–0  
November 14 at TCU No. 8 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX L 7–13  
November 26 Texas A&M No. 18 Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, TX (Rivalry) W 12–6  
January 1, 1943 vs. No. 5 Georgia Tech* No. 11 Cotton Bowl • Dallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) W 14–7  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Jack Freeman, Cotton Bowl co-Most Valuable Player
  • Roy McKay, Cotton Bowl co-Most Valuable Player
  • Stanley Mauldin, Cotton Bowl co-Most Valuable Player

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-11-01. Retrieved 2009-12-11.