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1939 Football Results

Gopher Football 1939 Season

  • Head Coach: Bernie Bierman (8th season)
  • Overall Record: 3 - 4 - 1
  • Conference Record: 2 - 3 - 1

1939 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/30/1939 Arizona (6-4) W 62-0
10/07/1939 @ Nebraska (7-1-1) L 0-6
10/14/1939 Purdue (3-3-2) T 13-13
10/21/1939 Homecoming
Ohio State (6-2)
L 20-23
11/04/1939 Northwestern (3-4-1) L 7-14
11/11/1939 @ Michigan (6-2) W 20-7
11/18/1939 @ Iowa (6-1-1) L 9-13
11/25/1939 Wisconsin (1-6-1) W 23-6

1939 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 5-1-0 6-2-0
Iowa 4-1-1 6-1-1
Michigan 3-2-0 6-2-0
Purdue 2-1-2 3-3-2
Northwestern 3-2-1 3-4-1
Illinois 3-3-0 3-4-1
Minnesota 2-3-1 3-4-1
Indiana 2-3-0 2-4-2
Wisconsin 0-5-1 1-6-1
Chicago 0-3-0 2-6-0

1939 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Texas A&M 11-0-0
2 Tennessee 10-1-0
3 Southern California 8-0-2
4 Cornell 8-0-0
5 Tulane 8-1-1
6 Missouri 8-2-0
7 UCLA 6-0-4
8 Duke 8-1-0
9 Iowa 6-1-1
10 Duquesne 8-0-1
11 Boston College 9-2-0
12 Clemson 9-1-0
13 Notre Dame 7-2-0
14 Santa Clara 5-1-3
15 Ohio State 6-2-0
16 Georgia Tech 8-2-0
17 Fordham 6-2-0
18 Nebraska 7-1-0
19 Oklahoma 6-2-0
20 Michigan 6-2-0

1939 Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1940
Southern California 14, Tennessee 0
Orange Bowl - 01/01/1940
Georgia Tech 21, Missouri 7
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1940
Texas A&M 14, Tulane 13
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1940
Clemson 6, Boston College 3
Sun Bowl - 01/01/1940
Arizona State 0, Catholic 0