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1943 LSU Tigers football
Orange Bowl champion
Orange Bowl, W 19–14 vs. Texas A&M
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1943 record6–3 (2–2 SEC)
Head coachBernie Moore (9th season)
Home stadiumTiger Stadium
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 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University (LSU) in the 1943 college football season. LSU did not celebrate a homecoming game in 1943 due to World War II. Halfback Steve Van Buren led the nation in scoring.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 25GeorgiaW 34–27
October 2Rice*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 20–7
October 9Texas A&M*No. 17
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry)
L 13–28
October 16Louisiana Army*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 28–7
October 23at GeorgiaW 27–6
October 30TCU*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 14–0
November 6at Georgia TechNo. 20L 7–42
November 20at TulaneL 0–27
January 1, 1944vs. Texas A&MW 19–14
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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