1979 Oregon Ducks football team

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1979 Oregon Ducks football
Conference Pacific-10 Conference
1979 record 6–5 (4–3 Pac-10)
Head coach Rich Brooks
Home stadium Autzen Stadium
Seasons
← 1978
1980 →
1979 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 USC $ 6 0 1     11 0 1
#11 Washington 5 2 0     9 3 0
Arizona 4 3 0     6 5 1
Oregon 4 3 0     6 5 0
California 5 4 0     6 6 0
Stanford 3 3 1     5 5 1
Arizona State * 3 4 0     6 6 0
UCLA 3 4 0     5 6 0
Washington State 2 6 0     3 8 0
Oregon State 1 7 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • * – Arizona State later forfeited 5 wins (3 in conference) due to NCAA sanctions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1979 Oregon Ducks football team represented the University of Oregon during the 1979 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was Oregon's first winning season since 1970.

Cal claims a loss to Oregon as a victory, as "Oregon forfeited due to ineligible player."[1]:168

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 8 at Colorado* Folsom FieldBoulder, CO W 33–19  
September 15 at No. 10 Michigan State* Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI L 17–41  
September 22 No. 12 Washington Autzen StadiumEugene, OR (Rivalry) L 17–21  
September 29 at No. 10 Purdue* Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN L 7–13  
October 6 California Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR W 19–14  
October 13 at Arizona Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ L 13–24  
October 20 Air Force* Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR W 17–9  
October 27 at Washington State Martin StadiumPullman, WA W 37–26  
November 10 at Stanford Stanford StadiumStanford, CA W 16–7  
November 17 UCLA Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR L 0–35  
November 24 Oregon State Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR (Civil War) W 24–3  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Game summaries[edit]

Oregon State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Oregon St 0 0 0 3 3
Oregon 14 7 3 0 24

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2015 Media Guide" (PDF). CalBears.com. Cal Golden Bears Athletics. Retrieved October 20, 2016. 
  2. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com
  3. ^ Eugene Register-Guard. 1979 Nov 30.