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1943 Football Results

Gopher Football 1943 Season

  • Head Coach: Dr. George Hauser (2nd season)
  • Overall Record: 5 - 4
  • Conference Record: 2 - 3

1943 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/25/1943 Missouri (3-5) W 26-13
10/02/1943 Nebraska (2-6) W 54-0
10/16/1943 Camp Grant (2-6-2) W 13-7
10/23/1943 @ Michigan (8-1) L 6-49
10/30/1943 @ Northwestern (6-2) L 6-42
11/06/1943 Homecoming
Purdue (9-0)
L 7-14
11/13/1943 Iowa (1-6-1) W 33-14
11/20/1943 Wisconsin (1-9) W 25-13
11/27/1943 Iowa Seahawks (9-1) L 0-32

1943 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Purdue 6-0-0 9-0-0
Michigan 6-0-0 8-1-0
Northwestern 5-1-0 6-2-0
Indiana 2-3-1 4-4-2
Minnesota 2-3-0 5-4-0
Illinois 2-4-0 3-7-0
Ohio State 1-4-0 3-6-0
Wisconsin 1-6-0 1-9-0
Iowa 0-4-1 1-6-1

1943 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Notre Dame 9-1-0
2 Iowa Preflight 9-1-0
3 Michigan 8-1-0
4 Navy 8-1-0
5 Purdue 9-0-0
6 Great Lakes NTS 10-2-0
7 Duke 8-1-0
8 Del Monte Preflight 7-1-0
9 Northwestern 6-2-0
10 March Field 9-1-0
11 Army 7-2-1
12 Washington 4-1-0
13 Georgia Tech 8-3-0
14 Texas 7-1-1
15 Tulsa 6-1-1
16 Dartmouth 6-1-0
17 Bainbridge NTS 7-0-0
18 Colorado College 7-0-0
19 Pacific (CA) 7-2-0
20 Pennsylvania 6-2-1

1943 Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1944
Southern California 29, Washington 0
Orange Bowl - 01/01/1944
Louisiana State 19, Texas A&M 14
Sugar Bowl - 01/01/1944
Georgia Tech 20, Tulsa 18
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1944
Randolph Field 7, Texas 7
Sun Bowl - 01/01/1944
Southwestern (TX) 7, New Mexico 0