1927 Fresno State Bulldogs football team

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1927 Fresno State Bulldogs football
Fresno State wordmark.png
Conference Far Western Conference
1927 record 3–3–2 (2–1–1 FWC)
Head coach Arthur W. Jones (7th season)
Home stadium Fresno State College Stadium
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 Far Western Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Saint Mary's (CA) $ 3 0 0     7 2 1
Cal Aggies 2 1 0     4 3 1
Fresno State 2 1 1     3 3 2
St. Ignatius 2 2 1     3 5 1
Nevada 1 3 0     2 6 1
Pacific (CA) 1 4 0     2 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1927 Fresno State Bulldogs football team represented Fresno State Normal School[note 1] during the 1927 college football season.

Fresno State competed in the Far Western Conference (FWC).[note 2] The 1927 team was led by head coach Arthur W. Jones in his seventh year at the helm. They played home games at Fresno State College Stadium[note 3] on the campus of Fresno City College in Fresno, California. They finished with a record of three wins, three losses and two ties (3–3–2, 2–1–1 FWC). The Bulldogs were outscored by their opponents 45–79 for the season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 17 at Stanford* Stanford StadiumStanford, CA L 0–33  
October 1 at UCLA* Moore Field • Los Angeles, CA L 0–7  
October 15 Nevada Fresno State College StadiumFresno, CA W 10–7  
October 29 St. Ignatius[note 4] Fresno State College Stadium • Fresno, CA T 6–6  
November 5 at San Jose State[note 5]* Spartan Field • San Jose, CA (Rivalry) W 10–7  
November 11 Cal Aggies[note 6] Fresno State College Stadium • Fresno, CA L 7–13[1]  
November 18 Santa Clara* Fresno State College Stadium • Fresno, CA T 6–6  
November 24 Pacific (CA)[note 7] Fresno State College Stadium • Fresno, CA W 6–0  
*Non-conference game.

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) was known as Fresno State Normal School from 1911 to 1948.
  2. ^ The Northern California Athletic Conference (NCAC) was known as the Far Western Conference (FWC) from its founding in 1925 to 1982.
  3. ^ Ratcliffe Stadium was known as Fresno State College Stadium from 1926 to 1940.
  4. ^ University of San Francisco was known as Saint Ignatius College from 1919 to 1929.
  5. ^ San Jose State University was known as State Teachers College at San Jose from 1921 to 1934.
  6. ^ University of California, Davis was known as Northern Branch of the College of Agriculture from 1922 to 1959. In common usage, the sports teams were called the "Cal Aggies" from 1924 until the mid 1970s.
  7. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fresno Staters Defeated". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. November 12, 1927. p. I.15. Retrieved March 1, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "Fresno State 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2016.
  3. ^ "Fresno State Yearly Results". Retrieved January 7, 2017.