1934 Stanford Indians football team

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1934 Stanford Indians football
PCC champion
Rose Bowl, L 13–29 vs. Alabama
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1934 record 9–1–1 (5–0 PCC)
Head coach Claude E. Thornhill (2nd season)
Home stadium Stanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1933
1935 →
1934 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Stanford $ 5 0 0     9 1 1
Washington State 4 0 1     4 3 1
Washington 5 1 1     6 1 1
Oregon 4 2 0     6 4 0
California 3 2 0     6 6 0
UCLA 2 3 0     7 3 0
USC 1 4 1     4 6 1
Idaho 1 4 0     3 5 0
Oregon State 0 5 2     3 6 2
Montana 0 4 1     2 5 1
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1934 Stanford Indians football team represented Stanford University in the 1934 college football season. In head coach Tiny Thornill's second season, the Indians allowed only 14 points during the entire regular season, logged seven shutout victories, and were undefeated in the Pacific Coast Conference.[1] The team represented the conference in the Rose Bowl, losing to Alabama, 29–13.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 22 State Teachers College* Stanford StadiumStanford, California (Rivalry) W 48–0  
September 29 Santa Clara* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, California T 7–7  
October 6 vs. Oregon State Multnomah StadiumPortland, Oregon W 17–7  
October 13 Northwestern* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, California W 20–0  
October 20 at San Francisco* Kezar StadiumSan Francisco, California W 3–0  
October 27 USC Stanford Stadium • Stanford, California W 16–0  
November 3 at UCLA Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles W 27–0  
November 10 Washington Stanford Stadium • Stanford, California W 24–0  
November 17 Olympic Club* Stanford Stadium • Stanford, California W 40–0  
November 25 at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, California (40th Big Game) W 9–7  
January 1, 1934 vs. Alabama* Rose BowlPasadena, California (Rose Bowl) L 13–29  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stanford Game-by-Game Results; 1934–1938". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 1, 2013.