1940 Washington State Cougars football team

The 1940 Washington State Cougars football team was an American football team that represented Washington State College during the 1940 college football season. Head coach Babe Hollingbery led the team to a 3–4–2 mark in the PCC and 4–4–2 overall.[1]

1940 Washington State Cougars football
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
1940 record4–4–2 (3–4–2 PCC)
Head coachBabe Hollingbery (15th season)
Home stadiumRogers Field
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Stanford $ 7 0 0     10 0 0
No. 10 Washington 7 1 0     7 2 0
Oregon State 4 3 1     5 3 1
Washington State 3 4 2     4 4 2
Oregon 3 4 1     4 4 1
California 3 4 0     4 6 0
USC 2 3 2     3 4 2
Montana 1 2 0     4 4 1
UCLA 1 6 0     1 9 0
Idaho 0 4 0     1 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
September 28at USCT 14–1440,000
October 5MontanaW 13–07,500
October 12at California W 9–625,000
October 19 No. 10 StanfordNo. 19
  • Rogers Field
  • Pullman, WA
L 14–2623,500
October 26Oregon
  • Rogers Field
  • Pullman, WA
T 6–66,500
November 2at Idaho W 26–04,500
November 9at Oregon StateL 0–218,000
November 16at UCLA
  • Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
  • Los Angeles
L 26–3435,000
November 23at Gonzaga *W 14–78,000
November 30at No. 12 Washington L 9–3325,000
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2016 Media Guide" (PDF). WSUCougars.com. Washington State Cougars Athletics. p. 74. Retrieved October 24, 2016.