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1940 Western Conference Year Summary

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Record: 39-33-0, .542 W-L% (6th of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 14.87 (1st of 10) ▪ SOS: 12.52 (1st of 10)

Conference Champion: Minnesota

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Northwestern and Ohio State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Michigan, Minnesota and Northwestern)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Minnesota 8 0 0 1.000 6 0 0 1.000 19.3 8.9 27.66 16.16
Michigan 7 1 0 .875 3 1 0 .750 24.5 4.3 28.21 13.59
Northwestern 6 2 0 .750 4 2 0 .667 21.3 8.0 24.37 13.37
Ohio State 4 4 0 .500 3 3 0 .500 12.4 14.1 15.95 15.82
Wisconsin 4 4 0 .500 3 3 0 .500 15.6 16.8 9.51 10.63
Iowa 4 4 0 .500 2 3 0 .400 15.6 12.3 9.18 8.43
Indiana 3 5 0 .375 2 3 0 .400 8.6 12.5 10.21 13.33
Purdue 2 6 0 .250 1 4 0 .200 12.0 13.3 6.82 10.07
Illinois 1 7 0 .125 0 5 0 .000 8.9 18.0 1.91 11.29

AP Poll Summary

School 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 Final
Minnesota 7 6 4 2 1 1 1 1
Michigan 3 3 3 3 6 7 5 3
Northwestern 4 7 8 10 10 10 7 8
Iowa 20              
Ohio State 15