1940 Tulane Green Wave football team

The 1940 Tulane Green Wave football team represented Tulane University during the 1940 college football season.

1940 Tulane Green Wave football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1940 record5–5 (1–3 SEC)
Head coach
Home stadiumTulane Stadium
(Capacity: 69,000)[1]
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 Southeastern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Tennessee $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
No. 9 Mississippi State 4 0 1     10 0 1
Ole Miss 3 1 0     9 2 0
Alabama 4 2 0     7 2 0
Auburn 3 2 1     6 4 1
LSU 3 3 0     6 4 0
Georgia 2 3 1     5 4 1
Florida 2 3 0     5 5 0
Kentucky 1 2 2     5 3 2
Tulane 1 3 0     5 5 0
Vanderbilt 1 5 1     3 6 1
Georgia Tech 1 5 0     3 7 0
Sewanee 0 1 0     3 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 28Boston College*L 7–27
October 5Auburn
  • Tulane Stadium
  • New Orleans, LA
L 14–20
October 12at Fordham*L 7–20
October 19Rice*
  • Tulane Stadium
  • New Orleans, LA
W 15–6
October 26at North Carolina*W 14–13
November 2Clemson*
  • Tulane Stadium
  • New Orleans, LA
W 13–0
November 9vs. AlabamaL 6–13
November 16Georgia
  • Tulane Stadium
  • New Orleans, LA
W 21–13
November 23Northwestern State*
  • Tulane Stadium
  • New Orleans, LA
W 47–0
November 30at LSUL 0–14
  • *Non-conference game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ryan Whirty (2012-06-26). "The History of Tulane Stadium(s)". Gambit Magazine. Retrieved 2012-09-19.