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1939-40 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1939-40 Season

  • Head Coach: Dave McMIllan (13th season)
  • Overall Record: 12-8
  • Conference Record: 5-7

1939-40 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/02/1939 North Dakota State W 47-28
12/09/1939 South Dakota State W 38-30
12/11/1939 Carleton W 29-22
12/16/1939 South Dakota W 35-28
12/23/1939 Nebraska W 61-37
12/27/1939 @ Washington W 47-41
12/28/1939 @ Washington W 28-26
12/29/1939 @ Washington L 33-37
01/06/1940 Iowa W 42-34
01/08/1940 Northwestern L 38-46
01/13/1940 Indiana W 46-44
01/15/1940 @ Purdue L 34-50
02/10/1940 @ Illinois L 31-60
02/12/1940 @ Wisconsin L 34-36
02/17/1940 Iowa W 34-29
02/19/1940 Chicago L 32-35
02/24/1940 @ Ohio State L 43-48
02/26/1940 Wisconsin W 44-39
03/02/1940 @ Chicago W 46-33
03/04/1940 Michigan L 32-43

1939-40 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Purdue 10-2 16-4
Indiana 9-3 20-3
Ohio State 8-4 13-7
Illinois 7-5 14-6
Northwestern 7-5 13-7
Michigan 6-6 13-7
Minnesota 5-7 12-8
Iowa 4-8 9-12
Wisconsin 3-9 5-15
Chicago 1-11 5-14

Final Four

Semifinals

Indiana 39, Duquesne 30
Kansas 43, Southern California 42

Finals

Indiana 60, Kansas 42