1963 Washington Huskies football team

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1963 Washington Huskies football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
AAWU champion
Rose Bowl, L 7–17 vs. Illinois
Conference Athletic Association of Western Universities
Ranking
Coaches No. 15
1963 record 6–5 (4–1 AAWU)
Head coach Jim Owens (7th year)
Captain Dave Kopay
Captain John Stupey
Home stadium Husky Stadium
Seasons
← 1962
1964 →
1963 AAWU football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Washington $ 4 1 0     6 5 0
USC 3 1 0     7 3 0
UCLA 2 2 0     2 8 0
Washington State 1 1 0     3 6 1
California 1 3 0     4 5 1
Stanford 1 4 0     3 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1963 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1963 college football season. In its seventh season under head coach Jim Owens, the team compiled a 6–5 record, finished in first place in the Athletic Association of Western Universities, lost to #3-ranked Illinois in the 1964 Rose Bowl, and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 183 to 141.[1] Dave Kopay and John Stupey were the team captains.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 21 at Air Force* No. 10 Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, CO L 7–10   23,542
September 28 at No. 10 Pittsburgh* Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA L 6–13   27,136
October 5 Iowa* Husky StadiumSeattle, WA L 7–17   55,942
October 12 Oregon State* Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 34–7   53,827
October 19 Stanford Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 19–11   54,213
October 26 at Oregon* Hayward FieldEugene, OR W 26–19   35,690
November 2 USC Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA W 22–7   55,738
November 9 at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA W 39–26   37,000
November 16 at UCLA Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 0–14   30,398
November 30 Washington State Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA (Apple Cup) W 16–0   57,300
January 1 vs. No. 3 Illinois* Rose BowlPasadena, CA (Rose Bowl) L 7–17   96,957
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1960-1964)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 14, 2015.