1967 UCLA Bruins football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1967 UCLA Bruins football
Conference Athletic Association of Western Universities
Ranking
Coaches No. 10
1967 record 7–2–1 (4–1–1 Pac-8)
Head coach Tommy Prothro
Home stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 AAWU football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 USC $ 6 1 0     10 1 0
#7 Oregon State 4 1 1     7 2 1
UCLA 4 1 1     7 2 1
Stanford 3 4 0     5 5 0
Washington 3 4 0     5 5 0
California 2 3 0     5 5 0
Oregon 1 5 0     2 8 0
Washington State 1 5 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 UCLA Bruins football team represented UCLA in the 1967 NCAA University Division college football season. (The University Division is the predecessor to today's Division I.) The Bruins competed in what was then officially known as the Athletic Association of Western Universities, but informally known as the Pacific-8 Conference, a name it would formally adopt in June 1968.

The Bruins offense scored 284 points while the defense allowed 161 points.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 16 No. 9 Tennessee* No. 8 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, California W 20–16   -
September 23 at Pittsburgh* No. 6 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, Pennsylvania W 40–8   -
September 30 at Washington State No. 4 Rogers FieldPullman, WA W 51–23   24,200
October 7 at Penn State* No. 3 Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA W 17–15   46,007
October 14 California No. 4 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, California (Rivalry) W 37–14   -
October 21 at Stanford No. 3 Stanford StadiumStanford, California W 37–14   -
November 4 Oregon State No. 2 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, California T 16–16   50,172
November 11 Washington No. 4 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, California W 48–0   46,368
November 18 at No. 4 USC No. 1 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, California (Victory Bell) L 20–21   90,772
November 25 Syracuse* No. 4 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, California L 14–32   -
*Non-conference game.

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Gary Beban Quarterback 2 30 Los Angeles Rams
Larry Slagle Guard 11 285 St. Louis Cardinals
Don Manning Linebacker 17 436 Cincinnati Bengals

[1]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Gary Beban, Heisman Trophy [2]
  • Gary Beban, Maxwell Award[3]

References[edit]