1940 Utah Utes football
MSC champion
ConferenceMountain States Conference
1940 record7–2 (5–1 MSC)
Head coachIke Armstrong (16th season)
Home stadiumUte Stadium
← 1939
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The 1940 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah during the 1940 college football season. Utah's season opener against Santa Clara was part of the first-ever major college football doubleheader. The event at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco also featured the future Rose Bowl champions, the Stanford "Wow Boys", defeat San Francisco, 27–0.[1]


September 28at Santa Clara*L 13–34
October 5BYUW 12–6
October 12Arizona*
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
W 24–0
October 19at [[{{{school}}}|Utah A.C.]]L 0–7
October 26Denverdagger
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
W 25–14
November 2at ColoradoW 21–13
November 9at WyomingW 34–7
November 16Colorado A&M
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
W 27–0
November 21Idaho*
  • Ute Stadium
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
W 13–6
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming


After the seasonEdit

NFL draftEdit

Utah did not have any players selected in the 1941 NFL Draft.[4]


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