American Football Database
1942 TCU Horned Frogs football
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
1942 record7–3 (4–2 SWC)
Head coachDutch Meyer (9th season)
Home stadiumAmon G. Carter Stadium
(Capacity: 22,000)
← 1941
1943 →

Template:1942 Southwest Conference football standings The 1942 TCU Horned Frogs football team represented Texas Christian University (TCU) in the 1942 college football season. The Horned Frogs finished the season 7–3 overall and 4–2 in the Southwest Conference. The team was coached by Dutch Meyer in his ninth year as head coach. The Frogs played their home games in Amon G. Carter Stadium, which is located on campus in Fort Worth, Texas.


September 25at UCLA*W 7–615,000
October 3ArkansasW 13–6
October 10Kansas*
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX
W 41–6
October 17at Texas A&MNo. 17W 7–2
October 24at Pensacola NAS*No. 12Pensacola, FLW 21–05,000
October 31BaylorNo. 9
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
L 7–10
November 7at Texas Tech*L 6–1310,000
November 14No. 8 Texas
  • Amon G. Carter Stadium
  • Fort Worth, TX (rivalry)
W 13–7
November 21at RiceNo. 18L 0–26
November 28at SMUW 14–6
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game