1942 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1942 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1942 record 6–4 (2–4 SEC)
Head coach Red Sanders (3rd season)
Offensive scheme Single-wing
Captain Fred Holder
Home stadium Dudley Field
Seasons
← 1941
1943 →
1942 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Georgia $ 6 1 0     11 1 0
No. 5 Georgia Tech 4 1 0     9 2 0
No. 7 Tennessee 4 1 0     9 1 1
No. 18 Mississippi State 5 2 0     8 2 0
No. 10 Alabama 4 2 0     8 3 0
LSU 3 2 0     7 3 0
No. 16 Auburn 3 3 0     6 4 1
Vanderbilt 2 4 0     6 4 0
Florida 1 3 0     3 7 0
Tulane 1 4 0     4 5 0
Kentucky 0 5 0     3 6 1
Ole Miss 0 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University during the 1942 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 26 Tennessee Tech* Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee W 52–0  
October 3 Purdue* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee W 26–0  
October 10 at Kentucky Stoll Field/McLean StadiumLexington, Kentucky (Rivalry) W 7–6  
October 17 Mississippi State No. 12 Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee L 0–33  
October 24 Centre Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee W 66–0  
October 31 Tulane Tulane Stadium • New Orleans L 21–28  
November 7 vs. Ole Miss Memphis, Tennessee (Rivalry) W 19–0  
November 14 at Union (TN)* Jackson, Tennessee W 27–0  
November 21 at No. 9 Alabama Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama L 7–27  
November 28 No. 10 Tennessee Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 7–19  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Coaching Records Game by Game: Red Sanders 1942". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved September 3, 2014.