1991 UCLA Bruins football team

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1991 UCLA Bruins football
John Hancock Bowl champions
Conference Pacific-10 Conference
Ranking
Coaches #18
AP #19
1991 record 9–3 (6–2 Pac-10)
Head coach Terry Donahue (16th year)
Offensive coordinator Homer Smith (11th year)
Defensive coordinator Bob Field (13th year)
Captain Matt Darby
Captain Tommy Maddox
Captain Dion Lambert
Captain Scott Spalding
Home stadium Rose Bowl
Seasons
« 1990 1992 »
1991 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2 Washington   8 0         12 0  
#8 California   6 2         10 2  
#19 UCLA   6 2         9 3  
#22 Stanford   6 2         8 4  
Arizona State   4 4         6 5  
Washington State   3 5         4 7  
Arizona   3 5         4 7  
USC   2 6         3 8  
Oregon   1 7         3 8  
Oregon State   1 7         1 10  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1991 UCLA Bruins football team represented UCLA in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bruins offense scored 323 points while the defense allowed 190 points.[1] The team finished with a 9–3 overall record, and tied for second place in the Pacific-10 Conference with a 6–2 record.[2] Led by head coach Terry Donahue, the Bruins competed in the Sun Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 7:00 PM #25 Brigham Young* #23 Rose BowlPasadena, CA W 27–23   61,542
September 14 9:30 AM at #11 Tennessee* #21 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN TBS L 16–30   97,117
September 26 5:00 PM at San Diego State* Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego, CA ESPN W 37–12   37,333
October 5 12:30 PM #18 California #24 Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA ABC L 24–27   53,859
October 12 3:30 PM Arizona Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA Prime W 54–14   45,944
October 19 7:00 PM at Oregon State Parker StadiumCorvallis, OR Prime W 44–7   25,734
October 26 12:30 PM at Arizona State Sun Devil StadiumTempe, AZ ABC W 21–16   46,872
November 2 3:30 PM Washington Statedagger #23 Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA Prime W 44–3   43,592
November 9 3:30 PM at Stanford #22 Stanford StadiumStanford, CA Prime L 10–27   55,178
November 16 12:30 PM Oregon Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA ABC W 16–7   40,823
November 23 12:30 PM at Southern California #25 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA (Victory Bell) Prime W 24–21   84,623
December 31 11:30 AM vs. Illinois #22 Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX (Sun Bowl) CBS W 6–3   42,281
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

1991 Team Players in the NFL[edit]

The following players were claimed in the 1992 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Tommy Maddox Quarterback 1 25 Denver Broncos
Dion Lambert Defensive Back 4 90 New England Patriots
Maury Toy Running Back 5 113 Indianapolis Colts
Matt Darby Defensive Back 5 139 Buffalo Bills
James Malone Linebacker 6 148 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Kevin Smith Tight End 7 185 Los Angeles Raiders

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