1940 William & Mary Indians football team

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1940 William & Mary Indians football
Conference Southern Conference
1940 record 6–2–1 (2–1–1 SoCon)
Head coach Carl M. Voyles (2nd year)
Home stadium Cary Field
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Clemson $ 4 0 0     6 2 1
No. 18 Duke 4 1 0     7 2 0
Wake Forest 4 2 0     7 3 0
William & Mary 2 1 1     6 2 1
North Carolina 3 2 0     6 4 0
Richmond 3 2 0     7 3 0
VMI 3 2 1     7 2 1
Furman 4 3 0     5 4 0
Washington and Lee 1 1 1     2 7 1
VPI 2 3 0     5 5 0
NC State 3 5 0     3 6 0
Maryland 0 1 1     2 6 1
South Carolina 1 3 0     3 6 0
Davidson 1 5 0     5 5 0
The Citadel 0 4 0     4 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 William & Mary Indians football team represented William & Mary during the 1940 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 21 vs. NC State Foreman FieldNorfolk, Virginia L 0–16  
September 28 at Navy* Thompson StadiumAnnapolis, Maryland L 7–19  
October 5 The Apprentice School* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 42–0  
October 12 vs. VPI City StadiumRichmond, Virginia W 20–13  
October 19 Hapmden–Sydney* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 41–0  
October 26 Virginia* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 13–6  
November 2 VMI Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia (Rivalry) T 0–0  
November 9 Randolph–Macon* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 46–6  
November 21 at Richmond City StadiumRichmond, Virginia (I-64 Bowl) W 16–0  
*Non-conference game.