1945 Rose Bowl
31st Rose Bowl Game
January 1, 1945
1945 Rose Bowl, played on January 1, 1945, was a college football bowl game, the 31st Rose Bowl Game. The  USC Trojans defeated the Tennessee Volunteers 25–0.
Game summary [ edit ]
The game was highlighted by a
John Ferraro blocked punt, which was carried by Jim Callanan for a touchdown in the opening minutes of the game. Ferraro went on to become the president of the Los Angeles City Council.
Scoring [ edit ]
First Quarter [ edit ]
USC – Jim Callanan, 30-yard run (West kick missed)
Second Quarter [ edit ]
Paul Salata, 22-yard pass from Hardy (West kick missed)
Fourth Quarter [ edit ]
Jim Hardy, 9-yard run (West kick good) USC – Doug MacLachlan, 49-yard pass from Hardy (West kick missed)
References [ edit ]