1943 Clemson Tigers football team

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1943 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Southern Conference
1943 record 2–6 (2–3 SoCon)
Head coach Frank Howard (4th year)
Captain Ralph Jenkins
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1942
1944 →
1943 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 Duke $ 4 0 0     8 1 0
Maryland 2 0 0     4 5 0
South Carolina 2 1 0     5 2 0
Wake Forest 3 2 0     4 5 0
North Carolina 2 2 0     6 3 0
Richmond 1 1 0     6 1 0
Clemson 2 3 0     2 6 0
VMI 2 3 0     2 6 0
NC State 1 4 0     3 6 0
Davidson 0 3 0     0 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1943 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1943 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 25* Presbyterian Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 12–13
October 2 vs. NC State American Legion Memorial StadiumCharlotte, NC (Textile Bowl) W 19–7
October 9 vs. VMI Victory StadiumRoanoke, VA L 7–12
October 21 at South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, SC (Big Thursday) L 6–33
October 30 Wake Forest Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC L 12–41
November 6 at Davidson Richardson StadiumDavidson, NC W 26–6
November 13* at Georgia Pre-Flight Greenville, SC L 6–32
November 20* at #15 Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Rivalry) L 6–41
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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