1942 Michigan State Normal Hurons football team

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1942 Michigan State Normal Hurons football
Conference Independent
1942 record 3–3–1
Head coach Elton Rynearson (21st season)
Captain Lowell W, Beach, Charles Nemeth
Home stadium Walter O. Briggs Field
Seasons
← 1941
1943 →
1942 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Central Michigan         6 0 0
Western Michigan         5 1 0
No. 19 Penn State         6 1 1
No. 8 Boston College         8 2 0
No. 6 Notre Dame         7 2 2
No. 15 Santa Clara         7 2 0
Miami (FL)         7 2 0
Army         6 3 0
Syracuse         6 3 0
St. Mary's (CA)         6 3 1
Yale         5 3 0
Fordham         5 3 1
Cal Poly         4 3 0
Detroit         5 4 0
Navy         5 4 0
West Virginia         5 4 0
No. 19 Holy Cross         5 4 1
Michigan State         4 3 2
Villanova         4 4 0
Michigan State Normal         3 3 1
Pittsburgh         3 6 0
Massachusetts State         2 5 0
Drexel         2 6 0
Wayne         1 6 1
San Francisco State         0 6 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Michigan State Normal Hurons football team represented Michigan State Normal College (later renamed Eastern Michigan University) during the 1942 college football season. In their 21st season under head coach Elton Rynearson, the Hurons compiled a 3–3–1 record and were outscored by their opponents, 81 to 64. Lowell W. Beach and Charles Nemeth were the team captains,[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
September 25 at Alma Alma, MI L 6–14
October 1 Hope
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 13–9
October 9 Illinois State
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 14–7
October 15 at Central Michigan (rivalry) Mount Pleasant, MI L 0–14
October 23 Wayne dagger
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
T 12–12
October 29 Hillsdale
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 19–13
November 7 at Albion Albion, MI L 0–12
  • 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.