1962 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1962 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1962 record 1–9 (1–6 SEC)
Head coach Arthur Guepe (10th season)
Home stadium Dudley Field
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Ole Miss $ 6 0 0     10 0 0
No. 5 Alabama 6 1 0     10 1 0
No. 7 LSU 5 1 0     9 1 1
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 3 1
Florida 4 2 0     7 4 0
Auburn 4 3 0     6 3 1
Georgia 2 3 1     3 4 3
Kentucky 2 3 1     3 5 2
Mississippi State 2 5 0     3 6 0
Tennessee 2 6 0     4 6 0
Vanderbilt 1 6 0     1 9 0
Tulane 0 7 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University in the 1962 college football season. The Commodores were led by head coach Arthur Guepe in his tenth season with a record of one win and nine losses (1–9 overall, 1–6 in the SEC). Vanderbilt achieved two milestones one for it 400 team victory, in the lone win of the season against the Green Wave of Tulane, they also lost the 200 game as well against Florida 42–7. This would be coach Guepes' last season to coach at Vanderbilt with an overall record of 39 wins 54 and 7, his 1955 Vanderbilt produced the first bowls game is schools history.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 22 at West Virginia* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, West Virginia L 0–26  
September 29 Georgia Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 0–10  
October 6 at No. 2 Alabama Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama L 7–17  
October 13 The Citadel* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee L 6–21  
October 20 at Florida Florida FieldGainesville, Florida L 7–42  
October 27 vs. No. 7 Ole Miss Crump StadiumMemphis, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 0–35  
November 3 Boston College* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee L 22–27  
November 10 at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, Kentucky (Rivalry) L 0–7  
November 17 Tulane Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee W 20–0  
December 1 Tennessee Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 0–30  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1962 Vanderbilt football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1962 Vanderbilt Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 19, 2015.