1942 Washington State Cougars football
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
Ranking
APNo. 17
1942 record6–2–2 (5–1–1 PCC)
Head coachBabe Hollingbery (17th season)
Home stadiumRogers Field
Seasons
← 1941
1945 →
1942 PCC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 UCLA 6 1 0     7 4 0
Washington State 5 1 1     6 2 2
#12 Stanford 5 2 0     6 4 0
USC 4 2 1     5 5 1
Oregon State 4 4 0     4 5 1
Washington 3 3 2     4 3 3
California 3 4 0     5 5 0
Oregon 2 5 0     2 6 0
Idaho 1 5 0     3 7 0
Montana 0 6 0     0 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1942 Washington State Cougars football team was an American football team that represented Washington State College during the 1942 college football season. Head coach Babe Hollingbery led the team to a 5–1–1 mark in the PCC and 6–2–2 overall.[1] The season was Hollingbery's last and marked the longest tenure at the school. Due to World War II, no team was fielded again until 1945.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Date Opponent Location Score Attendance
September 26 Stanford Away 6-0 W 15,000
October 3 Oregon Home 7-0 W 8,000
October 10 Montana Home 68-16 W 10,000
October 17 (10) USC Away 12-26 L 45,000
October 24 Oregon State P 26-13 W 21,786
November 7 Michigan State S 25-13 W 13,000
November 14 (14) Idaho Away 7-0 W 5,000
November 21 (12) Second Air Force S 6-6 T 9,000
November 28 (15) Washington Away 0-0 T 22,000
December 5 (17) Texas A&M SA 0-21 L 18,000

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