1951 Oregon State Beavers football team

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1951 Oregon State Beavers football
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1951 record 4-6 (3-5 PCC)
Head coach Kip Taylor
Home stadium Bell Field
Seasons
« 1950 1952 »
1951 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 Stanford 6 1 0     9 2 0
#17 UCLA 4 1 1     5 3 1
#12 California 5 2 0     8 2 0
USC 4 2 0     7 3 0
#18 Washington State 4 3 0     7 3 0
Oregon State 3 5 0     4 6 0
Washington 1 5 1     3 6 1
Oregon 1 6 0     2 8 0
Idaho 0 3 0     2 7 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1951 Oregon State Beavers football team represented Oregon State College in the 1951 NCAA college football season. The Beavers ended this season with four wins and six losses. The Beavers scored 204 points and allowed 180 points. The team was led by head coach Kip Taylor.

Schedule[edit]

The Beavers finished the season with an 4–6 record, 3–5 in the Pacific Coast Conference. Ranks are based on the time the game was played.

Date Opponent Rank Site Beaver points Opponents Attendance Record
September 22 @ #2 Michigan State Macklin StadiumEast Lansing, MI 0 6 33,373 0-1
September 29 Utah Bell FieldCorvallis, OR 61 28 9,000 1-1
October 6 vs. Idaho #15 Memorial StadiumSpokane, WA 34 6 7,500 2-1
October 13 @ #14 Southern California #18 Los Angeles ColiseumLos Angeles, CA 14 16 36,400 2-2
October 20 Washington State Bell FieldCorvallis, OR 13 26 15,500 2-3
October 27 @ #9 California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA 14 35 43,000 2-4
November 3 @ Washington Husky StadiumSeattle, WA 40 14 36,000 3-4
November 10 vs. UCLA Multnomah StadiumPortland, OR 0 7 26,598 3-5
November 17 @ #4 Stanford Stanford StadiumStanford, CA 14 35 40,000 3-6
November 24 @ Oregon Hayward FieldEugene, OR 14 7 19,700 4-6

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Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Herman Clark Guard 4 44 Chicago Bears
Jim Clark Tackle 5 55 Washington Redskins
John Thomas End 7 77 Phildaelphia Eagles
Sam Baker Kicker 11 133 Los Angeles Rams

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References[edit]

  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. ^ "1952 NFL Draft Listing | Pro-Football-Reference.com". Archived from the original on 2009-09-30. Retrieved 2009-09-27.