| 9–1 (2–0 CCAA)|
| California Collegiate Athletic Association|
James Bradshaw (7th year)
The 1942 Fresno State Bulldogs football team represented Fresno State Normal School during the 1942 College Division football season.
Fresno State competed in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). The team was led by seventh-year head coach James Bradshaw and played home games at Ratcliffe Stadium on the campus of Fresno City College in Fresno, California. They finished the season as champions of the CCAA, with a record of nine wins and one loss (9–1, 2–0 CCAA). The Bulldogs outscored their opponents 362–45 for the season, including shutting out their opponents seven times.
1942 Fresno State Bulldogs football team Wikipedia
The following Fresno State Bulldog players were selected in the 1944 NFL Draft.