1943 Michigan State Normal Hurons football team

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1943 Michigan State Normal Hurons football
Conference Independent
1943 record 2–0
Head coach Elton Rynearson (22nd season)
Captain William R. Nuse, John G. Baker
Home stadium Walter O. Briggs Field
← 1942
1945 →

The 1943 Michigan State Normal Hurons football team represented Michigan State Normal College (later renamed Eastern Michigan University) during the 1943 college football season. In their 22nd season under head coach Elton Rynearson, the Hurons compiled an undefeated record of 2–0, playing two games (on October 18 and 28) against Wayne State and winning both games by identical 14–0 scores. William R. Nuse and John G. Baker were the team captains.[1] The team played its home game at Walter O. Briggs Field on the school's campus in Ypsilanti, Michigan.[2]


October 18at WayneDetroitW 14–0
October 28Wayne
  • Briggs Field
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 14–0


  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.