1942 Auburn Tigers football team

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1942 Auburn Tigers football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
APNo. 16
1942 record6–4–1 (3–3 SEC)
Head coachJack Meagher (9th season)
Home stadiumAuburn Stadium
Legion Field
Cramton Bowl
Seasons
← 1941
1944 →
1942 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Georgia $ 6 1 0     11 1 0
No. 5 Georgia Tech 4 1 0     9 2 0
No. 7 Tennessee 4 1 0     9 1 1
No. 18 Mississippi State 5 2 0     8 2 0
No. 10 Alabama 4 2 0     8 3 0
LSU 3 2 0     7 3 0
No. 16 Auburn 3 3 0     6 4 1
Vanderbilt 2 4 0     6 4 0
Florida 1 3 0     3 7 0
Tulane 1 4 0     4 5 0
Kentucky 0 5 0     3 6 1
Ole Miss 0 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1942 college football season. The Tigers' were led by head coach Jack Meagher in his ninth season and finished the season with a record of six wins, four losses and one tie (6–4–1 overall, 3–3 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 18Chattanooga*W 20–7
September 26at Georgia TechL 0–15
October 3at TulaneW 27–13
October 10at FloridaL 0–6
October 16at Georgetown*T 6–6
October 23Villanova*
  • Cramton Bowl
  • Montgomery, Alabama
W 14–6
October 31Mississippi StateL 0–6
November 7vs. Georgia Pre-Flight*L 14–41
November 14at LSU
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, Alabama (Rivalry)
W 25–7
November 21vs. Georgia
W 27–13
November 28Clemson*W 41–13
  • *Non-conference game
  • Source: 1942 Auburn football schedule[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: John F. "Jack" Meagher, 1942". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved December 15, 2015.
  2. ^ "1942 Auburn University Football Schedule". Auburn University Athletics. Retrieved December 15, 2015.