1967 UCLA Bruins football team

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1967 UCLA Bruins football
Conference Athletic Association of Western Universities
Ranking
Coaches #10
1967 record 7–2–1 (4–1–1 Pac-8)
Head coach Tommy Prothro
Home stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Seasons
« 1966 1968 »
1967 AAWU football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 USC 6 1 0     10 1 0
UCLA 4 1 1     7 2 1
#7 Oregon State 4 1 1     7 2 1
Stanford 3 4 0     5 5 0
Washington 3 4 0     5 5 0
California 2 3 0     5 5 0
Oregon 1 5 0     2 8 0
Washington State 1 5 0     2 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 UCLA Bruins football team represented UCLA in the 1967 NCAA University Division college football season. (The University Division is the predecessor to today's Division I.) The Bruins competed in what was then officially known as the Athletic Association of Western Universities, but informally known as the Pacific-8 Conference, a name it would formally adopt in June 1968.

The Bruins offense scored 284 points while the defense allowed 161 points.

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 16, 1967 Tennessee* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California W 20–16  
September 23, 1967 Pittsburgh* Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, Pennsylvania W 40–8  
September 30, 1967 Washington State W 51–23  
October 7, 1967 Penn State* Beaver Stadium • University Park, PA W 17–15  
October 14, 1967 California Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California W 37–14  
October 21, 1967 Stanford Stanford StadiumStanford, California W 37–14  
November 4, 1967 Oregon State Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California T 16–16  
November 11, 1967 Washington Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California W 48–0  
November 18, 1967 USC Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California L 20–21  
November 25, 1967 Syracuse* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California L 14–32  
*Non-conference game.

[1]

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Gary Beban Quarterback 2 30 Los Angeles Rams
Larry Slagle Guard 11 285 St. Louis Cardinals
Don Manning Linebacker 17 436 Cincinnati Bengals

[2]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Gary Beban, Heisman Trophy [3]
  • Gary Beban, Maxwell Award[4]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • UCLA Bruins Official site of the UCLA Athletic Department