1991 UCLA Bruins football team

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1991 UCLA Bruins football
John Hancock Bowl champion
Conference Pacific-10 Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 18
AP No. 19
1991 record 9–3 (6–2 Pac-10)
Head coach Terry Donahue (16th year)
Offensive coordinator Homer Smith (11th year)
Defensive coordinator Bob Field (10th year)
Captain Matt Darby
Captain Tommy Maddox
Captain Dion Lambert
Captain Scott Spalding
Home stadium Rose Bowl
(Capacity: 104,091)
Seasons
← 1990
1992 →
1991 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2 Washington $   8 0         12 0  
#8 California   6 2         10 2  
#19 UCLA   6 2         9 3  
#22 Stanford   6 2         8 4  
Arizona State   4 4         6 5  
Washington State   3 5         4 7  
Arizona   3 5         4 7  
USC   2 6         3 8  
Oregon   1 7         3 8  
Oregon State   1 7         1 10  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1991 UCLA Bruins football team represented the University of California, Los Angeles in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Bruins offense scored 323 points while the defense allowed 190 points.[1] The team finished with a 9–3 overall record, and tied for second place in the Pacific-10 Conference with a 6–2 record. Led by head coach Terry Donahue, the Bruins competed in the Sun Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 7:00 PM No. 25 BYU* No. 23 Rose BowlPasadena, California W 27–23   61,542
September 14 9:30 AM at No. 11 Tennessee* No. 21 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, Tennessee TBS L 16–30   97,117
September 26 5:00 PM at San Diego State* Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego ESPN W 37–12   37,333
October 5 12:30 PM No. 18 California No. 24 Rose Bowl • Pasadena, California ABC L 24–27   53,859
October 12 3:30 PM Arizona Rose Bowl • Pasadena, California Prime W 54–14   45,944
October 19 7:00 PM at Oregon State Parker StadiumCorvallis, Oregon Prime W 44–7   25,734
October 26 12:30 PM at Arizona State Sun Devil StadiumTempe, Arizona ABC W 21–16   46,872
November 2 3:30 PM Washington Statedagger No. 23 Rose Bowl • Pasadena, California Prime W 44–3   43,592
November 9 3:30 PM at Stanford No. 22 Stanford StadiumStanford, California Prime L 10–27   55,178
November 16 12:30 PM Oregon Rose Bowl • Pasadena, California ABC W 16–7   40,823
November 23 12:30 PM at Southern California No. 25 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles (Victory Bell) Prime W 24–21   84,623
December 31 11:30 AM vs. Illinois No. 22 Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, Texas (John Hancock Bowl) CBS W 6–3   42,281
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

Awards and honors[edit]

1991 team players in the NFL[edit]

The following players were claimed in the 1992 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Tommy Maddox Quarterback 1 25 Denver Broncos
Dion Lambert Defensive Back 4 90 New England Patriots
Maury Toy Running Back 5 113 Indianapolis Colts
Matt Darby Defensive Back 5 139 Buffalo Bills
James Malone Linebacker 6 148 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Kevin Smith Tight End 7 185 Los Angeles Raiders

[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2010 UCLA Football Media Guide - History" (PDF). UCLA Department of Athletics. Retrieved December 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ 2014 UCLA Media Guide, UCLA Athletics, 2014
  3. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1992.htm