1927 Stanford football team

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1927 Stanford football
PCC co-champion
Rose Bowl champion
Rose Bowl, W 7–6 vs. Pittsburgh
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1927 record 8–2–1 (4–0–1 PCC)
Head coach Pop Warner (4th season)
Offensive scheme Double wing
Home stadium Stanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1926
1928 →
1927 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Stanford * + 4 0 1     8 2 1
USC + 4 0 1     8 1 1
Idaho + 2 0 2     4 1 3
Washington 4 2 0     9 2 0
Oregon State 2 3 0     3 3 1
California 2 3 0     7 3 0
Washington State 1 3 1     3 3 2
Oregon 0 4 1     2 4 1
Montana 0 4 0     3 4 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • * – Selected as Rose Bowl representative

The 1927 Stanford football team represented Stanford University in the 1927 college football season. In head coach Pop Warner's fourth season, Stanford was undefeated in the Pacific Coast Conference, with a tie in the game against USC. With a three-way tie for the conference championship, Stanford was chosen to represent the conference in the 1928 Rose Bowl against Pittsburgh, with Stanford winning its first Rose Bowl in its fourth attempt, 7–6.

The team played its home games at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, California and competed in the Pacific Coast Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 17 Fresno State* Stanford StadiumStanford, CA W 44–7  
September 24 Olympic Club* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA W 7–6  
October 1 Saint Mary's (CA)* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA L 0–16  
October 8 Nevada* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA W 20–2  
October 15 USC Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA (Rivalry) T 13–13  
October 22 vs. Oregon State Multnomah StadiumPortland, OR W 20–6  
October 29 Oregon Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA W 19–0  
November 5 at Washington Husky StadiumSeattle, WA W 13–7  
November 12 Santa Clara* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA L 6–13  
November 19 California Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA (33rd Big Game) W 13–6  
January 2, 1928 vs. Pittsburgh* Rose BowlPasadena, California (Rose Bowl) W 7–6  
*Non-conference game.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stanford Game-by-Game Results; 1927–1931". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved September 13, 2013.