1996 Washington Huskies football team

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1996 Washington Huskies football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Holiday Bowl, L 21–33 vs. Colorado
Conference Pacific-10
Ranking
Coaches No. 16
AP No. 16
1996 record 9–3 (7–1 Pac-10)
Head coach Jim Lambright (4th season)
Offensive coordinator Scott Linehan (1st season)
Defensive coordinator Randy Hart (2nd season)
MVP Corey Dillon
Captain John Fiala
Captain Ink Aleaga
Captain Bob Sapp
Captain Dave Janoski
Home stadium Husky Stadium
Seasons
← 1995
1997 →
1996 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 4 Arizona State $   8 0         11 1  
No. 16 Washington   7 1         9 3  
Stanford   5 3         7 5  
UCLA   4 4         5 6  
Oregon   3 5         6 5  
California   3 5         6 6  
USC   3 5         6 6  
Arizona   3 5         5 6  
Washington State   3 5         5 6  
Oregon State   1 7         2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1996 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. In its fourth season under head coach Jim Lambright, the team compiled a 9–3 record, finished in second place in the Pacific-10 Conference, and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 391 to 254.[1] Corey Dillon was selected as the team's most valuable player. Ink Aleaga, John Fiala, Dave Janoski, and Bob Sapp were the team captains.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 7:00 PM at No. 20 Arizona State Sun Devil StadiumTempe, Arizona FSN L 42–45   73,379
September 14 12:30 PM No. 14 BYU* Husky StadiumSeattle ABC W 29–17   71,165
September 21 12:30 PM Arizona No. 24 Husky Stadium • Seattle ABC W 31–17   73,414
October 5 3:30 PM Stanford No. 18 Husky Stadium • Seattle FSN W 27–6   71,488
October 12 11:30 AM at No. 11 Notre Dame* No. 16 Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, Indiana NBC L 20–54   59,075
October 19 3:30 PM UCLA No. 25 Husky Stadium • Seattle FSN W 41–21   70,444
October 26 12:30 PM at Oregon No. 23 Autzen StadiumEugene, Oregon ABC W 33–14   46,226
November 2 12:30 PM at USC No. 21 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles ABC W 21–10   60,039
November 9 12:30 PM Oregon State No. 19 Husky Stadium • Seattle W 42–3   71,072
November 16 12:30 PM San Jose State* No. 15 Husky Stadium • Seattle W 53–10   70,063
November 23 3:30 PM at Washington State No. 12 Martin StadiumPullman, Washington (Apple Cup) FX W 31–24 OT  37,600
December 30 5:00 PM vs. No. 8 Colorado* No. 13 Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego (Holiday Bowl) ESPN L 21–33   54,749
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1995–1999)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 15, 2015.