1943 Washington Huskies football team

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1943 Washington Huskies football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Rose Bowl, L 0–29 vs. USC
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
Ranking
AP No. 12
1943 record 4–1 (0–1 PCC)
Head coach Ralph Welch (2nd year)
Captain Jack Tracy
Home stadium Husky Stadium
Seasons
← 1942
1944 →
1943 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
USC $ 5 0 0     8 2 0
California 2 2 0     4 6 0
#12 Washington 0 1 0     4 1 0
UCLA 0 4 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1943 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1943 college football season. In its second season under head coach Ralph Welch, the team compiled a 4–1 record, finished in third place in the Pacific Coast Conference, was ranked #12 in the final AP Poll, lost to USC in the 1944 Rose Bowl, and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 150 to 61.[1] Jack Tracy was the team captain.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 25 Whitman* Husky StadiumSeattle, WA W 35–6   16000
October 9 at Spokane Air Command* Spokane, WA W 47–12   9000
October 23 March Field Flyers* Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 27–7   24000
October 30 Spokane Air Command* No. 11 Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 41–7   5000
January 1 vs. USC No. 12 Rose BowlPasadena, CA (Rose Bowl) L 0–29   68000
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 14, 2015.