The 1940 All-Pacific Coast football team consists of American football players chosen by various organizations for All-Pacific Coast teams for the 1940 college football season. The organizations selecting teams in 1940 included the Associated Press (AP) and the United Press (UP).
The 1941 Stanford Indians football team compiled an undefeated 10-0 record, were ranked #2 in the final AP Poll, and had six players receiving first-team honors: quarterback Frankie Albert (AP, UP), halfback Pete Kmetovic (AP), fullback Norm Standlee (AP, UP), end Fred Mayer (AP), and tackles Bob Reinhard and Bruno Banducci (UP).
The 1941 Washington Huskies football team finished in second place with a 5-4 record and was represented by four players on either the AP or UP first team: halfback Dean McAdams (AP, UP), end Jay MacDowell (AP, UP), guard Ray Frankowski (AP, UP), and center Rudy Mucha (AP, UP).
All-Pacific Coast selections
- Frankie Albert, Stanford (AP-1; UP-1)
- Dean McAdams, Washington (AP-1; UP-1)
- Pete Kmetovic, Stanford (AP-1)
- Billy Sewell, Washington State (UP-1)
- Norm Standlee, Stanford (AP-1; UP-1)
- Jay MacDowell, Washington (AP-1; UP-1)
- Fred Meyer, Stanford (AP-1)
- Milton Smith, UCLA (UP-1)
- Rudy Mucha, Washington (AP-1; UP-1)
Bold = Consensus first-team selection of both the AP and UP
- "The Associated Press 1940 All-Pacific Coast First Team". News-Herald, Klammath Fall, Oregon: p. 10. December 6, 1940. https://www.newspapers.com/image/92135399/?terms=%22all%2Bpacific%2Bcoast%22.
- "Frankie Albert Unanimous Choice On All-Coast Team". Nevada State Journal: p. 10. December 6, 1940. https://www.newspapers.com/image/78960990/?terms=%22all%2Bpacific%2Bcoast%22.