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1940 Texas A&M Aggies football team

The 1940 Texas A&M Aggies football team represented Texas A&M University during the 1940 college football season.

1940 Texas A&M Aggies football
Southwest Conference co-champion
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
Ranking
APNo. 6
1940 record9–1 (5–1 SWC)
Head coachHomer H. Norton (7th season)
Home stadiumKyle Field
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 6 Texas A&M 5 1 0     9 1 0
No. 16 SMU 5 1 0     8 1 1
Texas 4 2 0     8 2 0
Rice 4 2 0     7 3 0
TCU 2 4 0     3 7 0
Arkansas 1 5 0     4 6 0
Baylor 0 6 0     4 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28Texas A&I*W 26–0
October 5vs. Tulsa*W 41–6
October 12at UCLA*W 7–0
October 19TCU
  • Kyle Field
  • College Station, TX (rivalry)
W 21–7
October 26BaylorW 14–7
November 2Arkansas
  • Kyle Field
  • College Station, TX (rivalry)
W 17–0
November 9at No. 14 SMUW 19–7
November 16Rice
  • Kyle Field
  • College Station, TX
W 25–0
November 28at TexasL 0–7
January 1vs. Fordham*W 13–12
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1940 Schedule/Results." Texas A&M football record, 1940. Archived May 24, 2011, at the Wayback Machine Aggie Athletics. Retrieved on January 9, 2009.