1940 Oregon State Beavers football
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
1940 record5–3–1 (4–3–1 PCC)
Head coach
Home stadiumBell Field
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →
1940 Pacific Coast Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Stanford $ 7 0 0     10 0 0
No. 10 Washington 7 1 0     7 2 0
Oregon State 4 3 1     5 3 1
Washington State 3 4 2     4 4 2
Oregon 3 4 1     4 4 1
California 3 4 0     4 6 0
USC 2 3 2     3 4 2
Montana 1 2 0     4 4 1
UCLA 1 6 0     1 9 0
Idaho 0 4 0     1 7 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1940 Oregon State Beavers football team represented Oregon State College in the 1940 college football season. The Beavers ended this season with five wins, three losses, and one tie. The Beavers scored 128 points and allowed 80 points. The team was led by head coach Lon Stiner.

Schedule

The Beavers finished the season with a 5–3–1 record, 4–3–1 in the Pacific Coast Conference. Ranks are based on the time the game was played.


DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 28IdahoW 41–07,000
October 5at Southern CaliforniaT 0–050,000
October 11PortlandW 26–06,000
October 19at No. 16 WashingtonNo. 18L 0–1933,000
October 26at UCLAW 7–025,000
November 2at CaliforniaW 19–1320,000
November 9Washington StateW 21–08,000
November 16at No. 4 StanfordNo. 19L 14–2835,000
November 30OregonL 0–2020,000
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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Roster

Team players drafted into the NFL

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Vic Sears Tackle 5 33 Pittsburgh Steelers
Jim Kisselburgh Back 6 44 Cleveland Rams
Len Younce Guard 8 67 New York Giants
Ken Dow Fullback 16 150 Washington Redskins

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References

  1. ^ "Oregon State Historical Scores". Archived from the original on 2009-07-21. Retrieved 2009-06-29.
  2. ^ "Oregon State University Official Athletic Site". Archived from the original on 2009-07-21. Retrieved 2009-06-29.
  3. ^ "1941 NFL Draft Listing | Pro-Football-Reference.com". Archived from the original on 2009-10-03. Retrieved 2009-10-01.