1992 Washington State Cougars football team

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1992 Washington State Cougars football
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Copper Bowl champion
Copper Bowl, W 31–28 vs. Utah
Conference Pacific-10 Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 17
AP No. 15
1992 record 9–3 (5–3 Pac-10)
Head coach Mike Price (4th season)
Offensive coordinator Ted Williams (1st season)
Defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer (4th season)
Home stadium Martin Stadium
(Capacity: 37,600)
Seasons
← 1991
1993 →
1992 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 11 Washington + 6 2 0     9 3 0
No. 9 Stanford + 6 2 0     10 3 0
No. 15 Washington State 5 3 0     9 3 0
USC 5 3 0     6 5 1
Arizona 4 3 1     6 5 1
Arizona State 4 4 0     6 5 0
Oregon 4 4 0     6 6 0
UCLA 3 5 0     6 5 0
California 2 6 0     4 7 0
Oregon State 0 7 1     1 9 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1992 Washington State Cougars football team was an American football team that represented Washington State University in the Pacific-10 Conference (Pac-10) during the 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fourth season under head coach Mike Price, the Cougars compiled a 9–3 record (5–3 against Pac-10 opponents), finished in a tie for third place in the Pac-10, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 337 to 281.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Drew Bledsoe with 3,246 passing yards, Shaumbe Wright-Fair with 1,331 rushing yards, and C. J. Davis with 1,024 receiving yards.[3]

Home games were played on campus at Martin Stadium in Pullman.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 2:00 PM Montana* Martin StadiumPullman, WA W 25–13   21,068
September 12 3:30 PM at Arizona Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ PSN W 23–20   39,112
September 26 7:00 PM at Fresno State* Bulldog StadiumFresno, CA PSN W 39–37   38,077
October 3 2:00 PM Temple* Martin Stadium • Pullman, WA W 51–10   21,861
October 10 1:30 PM at Oregon State Parker StadiumCorvallis, OR W 24–13   30,459
October 17 12:30 PM UCLAdagger No. 22 Martin Stadium • Pullman, WA ABC W 30–17   32,208
October 24 12:30 PM at No. 14 USC No. 13 Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA ABC L 21–31   54,038
October 31 2:00 PM Oregon No. 19 Martin Stadium • Pullman, WA L 17–34   25,450
November 7 2:00 PM Arizona State No. 25 Martin Stadium • Pullman, WA W 20–18   15,441
November 14 3:30 PM at No. 15 Stanford No. 21 Stanford StadiumStanford, CA PSN L 3–40   52,018
November 21 12:30 PM No. 5 Washington Martin Stadium • Pullman, WA - (Apple Cup) ABC W 42–23   37,600
December 29 5:00 PM vs. Utah* No. 18 Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ - (Copper Bowl) ESPN W 31–28   40,867
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

NFL Draft picks[edit]

Player Position Round Overall Franchise
Drew Bledsoe QB 1 1 New England Patriots
Lewis Bush LB 4 99 San Diego Chargers
Clarence Williams TE 7 169 Denver Broncos

Soutce:[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1992 Washington State Cougars Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 24, 2016. 
  2. ^ "2016 Media Guide" (PDF). WSUCougars.com. Washington State Cougars Athletics. p. 77. Retrieved October 24, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1992 Washington State Cougars Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 24, 2016. 
  4. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1993.htm