1991 California Golden Bears football team
|1991 California Golden Bears football|
Florida Citrus Bowl champion
|1991 record||10–2 (6–2 Pac-10)|
|Head coach||Bruce Snyder (5th year)|
|Offensive coordinator||Steve Mariucci (2nd year)|
|Defensive coordinator||Kent Baer (5th year)|
|Home stadium||California Memorial Stadium
|1991 Pacific-10 football standings|
|#2 Washington $||8||–||0||12||–||0|
The 1991 California Golden Bears football team represented the University of California, Berkeley in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. California played their home games at Memorial Stadium. Led by head coach Bruce Snyder and quarterback Mike Pawlawski, the Golden Bears won the Florida Citrus Bowl, 37–13, finished with a 10–2 record, and were ranked eighth in the final AP Poll. California scored 443 points and allowed 239 points in 12 games.
The team's statistical leaders included Mike Pawlawski with 2,517 passing yards, Russell White with 1,177 rushing yards, and Sean Dawkins with 723 receiving yards.
|September 7||1:00 PM||Pacific (CA)*||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||W 86–24||38,000|
|September 14||1:00 PM||Purdue*||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||W 42–18||39,000|
|September 21||7:00 PM||at Arizona||No. 24||Arizona Stadium • Tucson, AZ||W 23–21||46,715|
|October 5||12:30 PM||at No. 24 UCLA||No. 18||Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA||ABC||W 27–24||53,859|
|October 12||12:30 PM||Oregon||No. 13||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||ABC||W 45–7||46,000|
|October 19||12:30 PM||No. 3 Washington||No. 7||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||ABC||L 17–24||74,500|
|October 26||1:00 PM||San Jose State*||No. 10||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||W 41–20||33,000|
|November 2||12:30 PM||USC||No. 10||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||ABC||W 52–30||70,000|
|November 9||1:00 PM||at Oregon State||No. 7||Parker Stadium • Corvallis, OR||W 27–14||20,790|
|November 16||1:00 PM||Arizona State||No. 6||California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA||W 25–6||46,000|
|November 23||12:30 PM||at No. 21 Stanford||No. 6||Stanford Stadium • Stanford, CA (The Big Game)||ABC||L 21–38||86,019|
|January 1||10:30 AM||vs. No. 13 Clemson*||No. 14||Citrus Bowl • Orlando, FL (Florida Citrus Bowl)||ABC||W 37–13||64,192|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.|
Team players in the NFL
The following players were claimed in the 1992 NFL Draft.
|Troy Auzenne||Tackle||2||49||Chicago Bears|
|David Wilson||Defensive Back||7||183||Minnesota Vikings|
|Mike Pawlawski||Quarterback||8||222||Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
Awards and honors
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- "1991 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. 166. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
- "1991 California Golden Bears Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016.