1927 Stanford football team

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1927 Stanford football
PCC co-champion
Rose Bowl champion
Rose Bowl, W 7–6 vs. Pittsburgh
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
1927 record8–2–1 (4–0–1 PCC)
Head coachPop Warner (4th season)
Offensive schemeDouble wing
Home stadiumStanford 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]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 17Fresno State*W 44–7
September 24Olympic Club*
  • Stanford Stadium
  • Stanford, CA
W 7–6
October 1Saint Mary's (CA)*
  • Stanford Stadium
  • Stanford, CA
L 0–16
October 8Nevada*
  • Stanford Stadium
  • Stanford, CA
W 20–2
October 15USC
  • Stanford Stadium
  • Stanford, CA (rivalry)
T 13–13
October 22vs. Oregon StateW 20–6
October 29Oregon
  • Stanford Stadium
  • Stanford, CA
W 19–0
November 5at WashingtonW 13–7
November 12Santa Clara*
  • Stanford Stadium
  • Stanford, CA
L 6–13
November 19California
W 13–6
January 2, 1928vs. Pittsburgh*W 7–6
  • *Non-conference game

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stanford Game-by-Game Results; 1927–1931". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2013-10-04. Retrieved September 13, 2013.