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1939 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football
ConferenceMissouri Valley Conference
1939 record5–4–1 (3–1 MVC)
Head coachJim Lookabaugh (1st season)
Home stadiumLewis Field
(Capacity: 13,000)
Seasons
← 1938
1940 →
Template:1939 Missouri Valley Conference football standings

The 1939 Oklahoma A&M Cowboys football team represented Oklahoma A&M College in the 1939 college football season. This was the 39th year of football at A&M and the first under Jim Lookabaugh. The Cowboys played their home games at Lewis Field in Stillwater, Oklahoma. They finished the season 5–4–1, 3–1 in the Missouri Valley Conference.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 23vs. Texas A&M*L 0–32
September 30[[{{{school}}}|Northwestern Oklahoma State]]*W 52–0
October 7Baylor*
  • Lewis Field
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma
L 0–13
October 14at TulsaW 9–7
October 21at WashburnW 27–6
October 28at No. 6 Oklahoma*L 0–41
November 4New Mexico A&M*
  • Lewis Field
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma
W 20–0
November 11at Washington UniversityL 0–7
November 18[[{{{school}}}|Wichita]]*
T 0–0
November 25Creighton
  • Lewis Field
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma
W 20–9
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game

After the seasonEdit

The 1940 NFL Draft took place on December 9, 1939 at the Schroeder Hotel in Milwaukee. The following Oklahoma State player was selected during the draft.

Player Position Round Pick NFL Team
Ralph Foster T 5th 151 Chicago Cardinals
[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

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