|1940 Denver Pioneers football|
|Conference||Mountain States Conference|
|1940 record||6–2–1 (4–1–1 MSC)|
|Head coach||Cac Hubbard (2nd season)|
|Home stadium||DU Stadium|
Template:1940 MSC football standings The 1940 Denver Pioneers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Denver in the Mountain States Conference (MSC) during the 1940 college football season. In its second season under head coach Cac Hubbard, the team compiled a 6–2–1 record (4–1–1 against RMC opponents), tied for second in the conference, and outscored opponents by a total of 155 to 93.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 27||Iowa State*||W 14–7|
|October 5||Baylor*||L 7–14|
|October 12||Colorado A&M||W 14–13|
|October 19||Wyoming||W 41–9|
|October 26||at Utah||Salt Lake City, UT||L 14–25|
|November 9||at BYU||Provo, UT||W 9–0|
|November 16||Utah State||W 34–6|
|November 21||Colorado||T 3–3|
|December 14||at Hawaii*||W 19–16||22,000|||
References[edit | edit source]
- "1940 Denver Pioneers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/denver/1940-schedule.html. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
- "Denver Rallies To Down Rainbows, 19-16". The Honolulu Advertiser: p. 12. December 15, 1942. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/27461008/denver_rallies_to_down_rainbows_1916/.