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Template:Infobox college sports team season Template:1942 Eastern college football independents records The 1942 Princeton Tigers football team was an American football team that represented Princeton University as an independent during the 1942 college football season. In its fifth and final season under head coach Tad Wieman, the team compiled a 3–5–1 record and was outscored by a total of 135 to 109. Dick Schmon was Princeton's team captain.[1][2] Princeton played its 1942 home games at Palmer Stadium in Princeton, New Jersey.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 26Lakehurst Naval Air StationW 20–66,000[3]
October 3Williams
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
L 7–198,000
October 10vs. NavyW 10–025,000[4]
October 17at No. 8 PennT 6–635,000[5]
October 24Brown
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 32–1315,000
October 31at HarvardL 14–1920,000
November 7Dartmouth
  • Palmer Stadium
  • Princeton, NJ
W 7–1916,000
November 14vs. Yale
L 6–1335,000[6]
November 21vs. Army
  • Yankee Stadium
  • Bronx, NY
L 7–4040,000[7]
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References

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