1974 California Golden Bears football team
|1974 California Golden Bears football|
|1974 record||7–3–1 (4–2–1 Pac-8)|
|Head coach||Mike White (3rd year)|
|Offensive coordinator||Roger Theder|
|1974 Pacific-8 football standings|
|#2 USC $||6||–||0||–||1||10||–||1||–||1|
The 1974 California Golden Bears football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Berkeley in the Pacific-8 Conference (Pac-8) during the 1974 NCAA Division I football season. In their third year under head coach Mike White, the Golden Bears compiled a 7–3–1 record (4–2–1 against Pac-8 opponents), finished in a tie for third place in the Pac-8, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 276 to 213. The Golden Bears did not participate in a bowl game.
|Game||Date||Opponent||Result||Golden Bears points||Opponents||Record|
|1||Sept. 14||@ Florida||Loss||17||21||0-1-0|
|2||Sept. 21||San Jose State||Win||17||16||1-1-0|
|4||Oct. 5||@ Illinois||Win||31||14||3-1-0|
|6||Oct. 19||@ Oregon State||Win||17||14||5-1-0|
|8||Nov. 2||@ Southern California||Tie||15||15||5-2-1|
|9||Nov. 9||@ Washington||Win||52||26||6-2-1|
|10||Nov. 16||Washington State||Win||37||33||7-2-1|
Team players in the NFL
The following players were claimed in the 1975 NFL Draft.
|Steve Bartkowski||Quarterback||1||1||Atlanta Falcons|
|Dallas Hickman||Defensive End||9||228||Washington Redskins|
|Howard Strickland||Running Back||11||281||Los Angeles Rams|
- "1974 California Golden Bears Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
- "California 2015 Football Information Guide" (PDF). CalBears.com. Cal Golden Bears Athletics. p. 165. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
- "1974 California Golden Bears Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016.