|1939 Purdue Boilermakers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1939 record||3–3–2 (2–1–2 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Allen Elward (3rd season)|
|Home stadium||Ross–Ade Stadium|
|1939 Big Ten football standings|
|#15 Ohio State †||5||–||1||–||0||6||–||2||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1939 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1939 Big Ten Conference football season. In their third season under head coach Allen Elward, the Boilermakers compiled a 3–3–2 record, finished in fourth place in the Big Ten Conference with a 2–1–2 record against conference opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 56 to 53.
|September 30||at Notre Dame*||L 0–3|
|October 14||at Minnesota||T 13–13|
|October 21||Michigan State*||W 20–7|
|October 28||at Santa Clara*||L 6–13|
|November 4||Iowa||L 0–4|
|November 11||at Northwestern||W 3–0|
|November 18||at Wisconsin||T 7–7|
|November 25||at Indiana||W 7–6|
- ↑ "Purdue Yearly Results (1935-1939)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/p/purdue/1930-1934_yearly_results.php. Retrieved December 8, 2015.
- ↑ "1939 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/purdue/1939-schedule.html. Retrieved December 6, 2015.