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1943 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
SEC champion
Sugar Bowl champion
Sugar Bowl, W 20–18 vs. Tulsa
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
APNo. 13
1943 record8–3 (3–0 SEC)
Head coachWilliam Alexander (24th season)
Home stadiumGrant Field
Seasons
← 1942
1944 →
1943 SEC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Georgia Tech 3 0 0     8 3 0
LSU 2 2 0     6 3 0
Tulane 1 1 0     3 3 0
Georgia 0 3 0     6 4 0
Vanderbilt 0 0 0     5 0 0
† – Conference champion
  • Seven other SEC schools did not field a team due to World War II.
    Rankings from AP Poll

The 1943 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team represented the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets of the Georgia Institute of Technology during the 1943 college football season.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 25North Carolina*W 20–7
October 2at Notre Dame*L 13–55
October 9Georgia Pre-Flight*
  • Grant Field
  • Atlanta, GA
W 35–7
October 16Fort Benning*
  • Grant Field
  • Atlanta, GA
W 27–0
October 23at No. 3 Navy*L 14–28
October 30No. 8 Duke*
  • Grant Field
  • Atlanta, GA
L 7–14
November 6No. 20 LSU
  • Grant Field
  • Atlanta, GA
W 42–7
November 13at TulaneNo. 19W 33–0
November 20Clemson*No. 15
W 41–6
November 27GeorgiaNo. 14
W 48–0
January 1vs. No. 15 Tulsa*No. 13
W 20–18
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

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