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1942 Southeastern Conference Year Summary

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Record: 76-45-3, .625 W-L% (1st of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 10.53 (1st of 10) ▪ SOS: 5.40 (2nd of 10)

Conference Champion: Georgia

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Alabama, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Tennessee and Vanderbilt)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Mississippi State and Tennessee)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Georgia 11 1 0 .917 6 1 0 .857 31.3 6.3 19.42 3.34
Tennessee 9 1 1 .864 4 1 0 .800 23.5 5.5 17.46 2.28
Georgia Tech 9 2 0 .818 4 1 0 .800 19.9 7.9 17.09 6.45
Mississippi State 8 2 0 .800 5 2 0 .714 20.0 7.7 15.00 4.40
Alabama 8 3 0 .727 4 2 0 .667 22.4 8.8 17.16 7.07
Louisiana State 7 3 0 .700 3 2 0 .600 19.2 11.7 12.96 7.86
Auburn 6 4 1 .591 3 3 0 .500 15.8 12.1 10.60 7.14
Vanderbilt 6 4 0 .600 2 4 0 .333 23.2 11.3 6.98 1.08
Florida 3 7 0 .300 1 3 0 .250 10.6 18.5 -0.24 4.56
Tulane 4 5 0 .444 1 4 0 .200 13.4 17.1 10.20 12.09
Kentucky 3 6 1 .350 0 5 0 .000 15.5 15.4 1.85 4.05
Mississippi 2 7 0 .222 0 5 0 .000 14.7 18.1 -2.13 4.43

AP Poll Summary

School 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 Final
Georgia 2 2 2 1 1 1 5 2
Georgia Tech 6 6 5 3 2 2 2 5
Tennessee 15 17 20 13 11 11 10 7
Alabama 4 3 3 8 5 9 7 10
Auburn             16 16
Mississippi State   16         16 18
Louisiana State     19          
Vanderbilt 12              

4 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1943-01-01 Cotton Bowl Texas 14 Georgia Tech 7 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1943-01-01 Orange Bowl Alabama 37 Boston College 21 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1943-01-01 Rose Bowl Georgia 9 UCLA 0 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1943-01-01 Sugar Bowl Tennessee 14 Tulsa 7 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)