1942 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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1942 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Southern Conference
1942 record 6–2–1 (6–1–1 Southern)
Head coach Peahead Walker (6th season)
Seasons
← 1941
1943 →
1942 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 14 William & Mary $ 4 0 0     9 1 1
VPI 5 1 0     7 2 1
Wake Forest 6 1 1     6 2 1
North Carolina 3 1 1     5 2 2
Duke 3 1 1     5 4 1
NC State 3 1 2     4 4 2
Furman 3 3 0     3 6 0
The Citadel 2 2 0     5 2 0
Clemson 2 3 1     3 6 1
Davidson 2 4 1     2 6 1
VMI 2 4 1     3 5 1
George Washington 2 4 0     3 6 0
Maryland 1 2 0     7 2 0
South Carolina 1 4 0     1 7 1
Richmond 1 5 0     3 6 1
Washington and Lee 0 4 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1942 college football season. In its sixth season under head coach Peahead Walker, the team compiled a 6–2–1 record and finished in third place in the Southern Conference.[1]

Back John Cochran and tackle Pet Preston were selected by the Associated Press as first-team players on the 1942 All-Southern Conference football team.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Result
09/26/1942* at UNC Chapel Hill, NC L 0-6
10/03/1942* Duke Wake Forest, NC W 20-7
10/10/1942* at Furman Greenville, SC W 14-6
10/17/1942* at NC State Raleigh, NC T 0-0
10/25/1942 at #10 Boston College Boston, MA L 0-27
10/31/1942* Clemson Wake Forest, NC W 19-6
11/07/1942* VMI Winston-Salem, NC W 28-0
11/13/1942* at George Washington Washington DC W 20-0
12/05/1942* South Carolina Charlotte, NC W 33-14

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1942 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Guard Ramsey of W. and M. Turns Best Job in Southern Conference". The Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC. December 1, 1942. p. 3.