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1939 Independent Year Summary

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Record: 192-145-29, .564 W-L% (2nd of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 2.96 (5th of 10) ▪ SOS: 0.52 (5th of 10)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Carnegie Mellon, Cornell, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh and Saint Mary's (CA))
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boston College, Cornell, Duquesne, Fordham, Notre Dame and Santa Clara)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Cornell 8 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 24.6 6.5 23.02 7.90
Duquesne 8 0 1 .944 0 0 0 16.9 4.8 9.08 -2.25
Georgetown 7 0 1 .938 0 0 0 13.6 2.8 9.04 -2.58
Princeton 7 1 0 .875 0 0 0 16.5 8.1 13.52 4.39
Hardin-Simmons 7 1 1 .833 0 0 0 15.2 6.0 -0.38 -9.71
Boston College 9 2 0 .818 0 0 0 19.9 4.2 11.33 -1.22
Holy Cross 7 2 0 .778 0 0 0 19.6 5.2 12.76 1.31
Notre Dame 7 2 0 .778 0 0 0 11.1 8.1 12.74 8.18
Fordham 6 2 0 .750 0 0 0 15.5 6.0 12.11 3.61
Gonzaga 6 2 0 .750 0 0 0 12.5 5.6 -0.21 -7.08
Penn State 5 1 2 .750 0 0 0 14.3 9.6 7.20 1.95
Villanova 6 2 0 .750 0 0 0 13.6 6.9 5.80 1.42
Santa Clara 5 1 3 .722 0 0 0 13.0 4.4 7.79 1.35
George Washington 5 3 0 .625 0 0 0 9.8 6.6 0.65 -3.35
Brown 5 3 1 .611 0 0 0 20.9 10.1 1.31 -4.02
Dartmouth 5 3 1 .611 0 0 0 17.1 8.1 7.24 0.57
Detroit Mercy 5 3 1 .611 0 0 0 16.6 10.0 2.92 -2.97
New York University 5 4 0 .556 0 0 0 11.7 9.4 5.22 3.66
Pittsburgh 5 4 0 .556 0 0 0 13.2 10.9 8.73 6.17
Virginia 5 4 0 .556 0 0 0 15.9 8.3 4.04 0.04
San Francisco 4 3 3 .550 0 0 0 9.2 9.1 -8.52 -8.22
Harvard 4 4 0 .500 0 0 0 20.3 8.4 2.56 -1.44
Manhattan 4 4 0 .500 0 0 0 8.9 10.6 -0.87 0.51
Marquette 4 4 0 .500 0 0 0 12.4 11.9 1.76 1.51
Miami (FL) 5 5 0 .500 0 0 0 13.1 10.6 -3.08 -5.48
Michigan State 4 4 1 .500 0 0 0 11.3 10.2 1.66 1.11
Pennsylvania 4 4 0 .500 0 0 0 8.8 12.3 3.66 7.29
Syracuse 3 3 2 .500 0 0 0 7.9 11.5 2.59 5.34
Army 3 4 2 .444 0 0 0 11.8 11.7 0.70 1.37
Hampden-Sydney 4 5 0 .444 0 0 0 10.8 15.9 -9.69 -4.69
Saint Mary's (CA) 3 4 1 .438 0 0 0 10.5 7.1 -2.49 -4.49
Yale 3 4 1 .438 0 0 0 9.8 15.3 2.24 6.11
Navy 3 5 1 .389 0 0 0 9.8 11.9 5.74 7.07
Rhodes 3 5 1 .389 0 0 0 9.4 14.6 -5.39 -2.50
Bucknell 3 5 0 .375 0 0 0 11.0 8.0 -2.91 -4.66
Carnegie Mellon 3 5 0 .375 0 0 0 9.4 7.8 2.07 2.69
Columbia 2 4 2 .375 0 0 0 9.0 11.0 6.61 8.98
Colgate 2 5 1 .313 0 0 0 8.3 11.5 3.21 7.08
Loyola Marymount 2 6 1 .278 0 0 0 6.6 18.0 -15.26 -6.81
West Virginia 2 6 1 .278 0 0 0 7.8 10.4 -6.23 -1.34
Temple 2 7 0 .222 0 0 0 5.7 10.7 0.19 5.64
Centenary (LA) 2 9 1 .208 0 0 0 4.3 12.2 -8.17 -0.67

AP Poll Summary

School 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
Cornell 12 7 3 5 4 3 3 4 4
Duquesne   11 13 12 10 12 6 10 10
Boston College               14 11
Notre Dame 2 2 4 3 9 7 11 11 13
Santa Clara       16 14 17 20 16 14
Fordham               18 17
Carnegie Mellon 15                
Dartmouth       14 20        
Georgetown           16 17 20  
Holy Cross         18 11 10    
New York University   19 17 17          
Pennsylvania   16              
Pittsburgh 1 18              
Princeton           19      
Saint Mary's (CA) 20                

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1940-01-01 Cotton Bowl Clemson 6 Boston College 3 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)