1940 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1940 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1940 record 5–4–1 (2–3–1 SEC)
Head coach Wally Butts (2nd season)
Home stadium Sanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Tennessee $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
No. 9 Mississippi State 4 0 1     10 0 1
Ole Miss 3 1 0     9 2 0
Alabama 4 2 0     7 2 0
Auburn 3 2 1     6 4 1
LSU 3 3 0     6 4 0
Georgia 2 3 1     5 4 1
Florida 2 3 0     5 5 0
Kentucky 1 2 2     5 3 2
Tulane 1 3 0     5 5 0
Vanderbilt 1 5 1     3 6 1
Georgia Tech 1 5 0     3 7 0
Sewanee 0 1 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1940 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 27 at Oglethorpe* Ponce de Leon ParkAtlanta W 53–0  
October 5 at South Carolina* Columbia Municipal StadiumColumbia, South Carolina (Rivalry) W 33–2  
October 12 Ole Miss Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia L 14–28  
October 19 at Columbia* Baker Field • New York City L 13–14  
October 25 Kentucky Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia T 7–7  
November 2 vs. Auburn A. J. McClung Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) W 14–13  
November 9 vs. Florida Fairfield StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Rivalry) L 13–18  
November 16 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans L 13–21  
November 30 Georgia Techdagger Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia (Rivalry) W 21–19  
December 6 at Miami (FL)* Burdine StadiumMiami W 28–7  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.
  • Source: GeorgiaDogs.com: 1940 football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1939 Football Schedule". GeorgiaDogs.com. Retrieved December 15, 2012.