1939 Michigan State Normal Hurons football team

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1939 Michigan State Normal Hurons football
Conference Independent
1939 record 3–3–1
Head coach Elton Rynearson (18th season)
Captain Joseph V. Pokrywka
Home stadium Walter O. Briggs Field
Seasons
← 1938
1940 →

The 1939 Michigan State Normal Hurons football team represented Michigan State Normal College (later renamed Eastern Michigan University) during the 1939 college football season. In their 19th season under head coach Elton Rynearson, the Hurons compiled a record of 3–3–1 and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 68 to 64. Joseph V. Pokrywka was the team captain,[1] the team played its home games at Walter O. Briggs Field on the school's campus in Ypsilanti, Michigan.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 7 at Illinois State Normal, IL T 0–0
October 13 Wayne
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 7–9
October 21 Central Michigan (rivalry) dagger
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 0–14
October 27 Kalamazoo
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 19–6
November 4 at Wayne Detroit W 13–6
November 10 Alma
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 16–6
November 18 Bowling Green
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 13–23
  • daggerHomecoming

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2015 Eastern Michigan Football Digital Media Guide" (PDF). Eastern Michigan University Football. pp. 162, 170. Retrieved June 30, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Campus Buildings At a Glance: Walter O. Briggs Field". Eastern Michigan University. Retrieved June 29, 2016.