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1940 Denver Pioneers football
ConferenceMountain States Conference
1940 record6–2–1 (4–1–1 MSC)
Head coachCac Hubbard (2nd season)
Home stadiumDU Stadium
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
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.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 27Iowa State*W 14–7
October 5Baylor*L 7–14
October 12Colorado A&M
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 14–13
October 19Wyoming
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 41–9
October 26at UtahSalt Lake City, UTL 14–25
November 9at BYUProvo, UTW 9–0
November 16Utah State
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 34–6
November 21Colorado
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
T 3–3
December 14at Hawaii*W 19–1622,000[2]
  • *Non-conference game

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