1942 Maryland Terrapins football team

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1942 Maryland Terrapins football
Maryland terrapins logo.png
Conference Southern Conference
1942 record 7–2 (1–2 Southern)
Head coach Clark Shaughnessy (1st season)
Home stadium Byrd Stadium (original)
Seasons
← 1941
1943 →
1942 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 14 William & Mary $ 4 0 0     9 1 1
VPI 5 1 0     7 2 1
Wake Forest 6 1 1     6 2 1
North Carolina 3 1 1     5 2 2
Duke 3 1 1     5 4 1
NC State 3 1 2     4 4 2
Furman 3 3 0     3 6 0
The Citadel 2 2 0     5 2 0
Clemson 2 3 1     3 6 1
Davidson 2 4 1     2 6 1
VMI 2 4 1     3 5 1
George Washington 2 4 0     3 6 0
Maryland 1 2 0     7 2 0
South Carolina 1 4 0     1 7 1
Richmond 1 5 0     3 6 1
Washington and Lee 0 4 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Maryland Terrapins football team represented the University of Maryland in the 1942 college football season. In their first season under head coach Clark Shaughnessy, the Terrapins compiled a 7–2 record (1–2 in conference), finished in 13th place in the Southern Conference, and outscored their opponents 198 to 124. The team's victories included shutouts against Connecticut (34–0) and Florida (13–0).[1][2] Shaughnessy returned as Maryland's head coach in 1946.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1942 Maryland Terrapins Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 17, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Maryland Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved June 17, 2016.