1940 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1940 Pittsburgh Panthers football
Pitt Panthers wordmark.svg
Conference Independent
1940 record 3–4–1
Head coach Charley Bowser (2nd season)
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Boston College         11 0 0
No. 12 Fordham         7 2 0
Penn State         6 1 1
Notre Dame         7 2 0
Navy         6 2 1
Villanova         4 5 0
Pittsburgh         3 4 1
Miami (FL)         3 7 0
Army         1 7 1
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1940 college football season. The team compiled a 3–4–1 record under head coach Charley Bowser.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 at Ohio State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 7–30  
October 5 Missouri Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA W 19–13  
October 12 SMU Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA T 7–7  
October 19 No. 11 Fordham Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 12–24  
November 9 Carnegie Tech Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 6–0  
November 16 No. 11 Nebraska Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 7–9  
November 23 No. 20 Penn State Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) W 20–7  
November 30 at No. 20 Duke Duke StadiumDurham, NC L 7–12  
#Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1940 Pittsburgh Panthers Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. May 21, 2016.