1942 Arizona Wildcats football team

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1942 Arizona Wildcats football
Conference Border Conference
1942 record6–4 (4–2 Border)
Head coach
CaptainMurl M. McCain, Jr.
Home stadium Arizona Stadium
Seasons
  1941
1945  
1942 Border Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Hardin–Simmons +401  911
Texas Tech +301  451
West Texas State 520  720
Arizona 420  640
Texas Mines 430  540
New Mexico 340  452
Arizona State 250  280
Arizona State–Flagstaff 140  150
New Mexico A&M 060  180
  • + Conference co-champions

The 1942 Arizona Wildcats football team represented the University of Arizona in the Border Conference during the 1942 college football season. In their fourth season under head coach Mike Casteel, the Wildcats compiled a 6–4 record (4–2 against Border opponents), finished in fourth place in the conference, and outscored their opponents, 189 to 139. The team captain was Murl M. McCain, Jr. [1] [2] The team played its home games in Arizona Stadium in Tucson, Arizona.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 26 New Mexico A&M
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
W 53–0
October 3 Utah *
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
W 14–0
October 10at Arizona State Tempe, AZ (rivalry)W 23–0
October 17 Oklahoma A&M *
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
W 20–6
October 24at Marquette * Milwaukee, WI L 0–39
October 31 Hardin–Simmons
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
L 26–34
November 7 New Mexico
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ (rivalry)
W 14–13
November 21at Texas Mines El Paso, TX W 19–7
November 26 Texas Tech
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
L 7–13
December 5 Second Air Force *
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
L 13–27
  • *Non-conference game

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References

  1. "1942 Arizona Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 7, 2016.
  2. "Arizona Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). University of Arizona. 2016. p. 105. Retrieved September 7, 2016.