1997 Arizona State Sun Devils football team

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1997 Arizona State Sun Devils football
Sun Bowl champion
Sun Bowl, W 17–7 vs. Iowa
Conference Pacific-10 Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 14
AP No. 14
1997 record 9–3 (6–2 Pac-10)
Head coach Bruce Snyder (6th year)
Offensive coordinator Dan Cozzetto
Defensive coordinator Phil Snow
Home stadium Sun Devil Stadium
(Capacity: 73,379)
Seasons
← 1996
1998 →
1997 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#9 Washington State +   7 1         10 2  
#5 UCLA +   7 1         10 2  
#14 Arizona State   6 2         9 3  
#18 Washington   5 3         8 4  
Arizona   4 4         7 5  
USC   4 4         6 5  
Oregon   3 5         7 5  
Stanford   3 5         5 6  
California   1 7         3 8  
Oregon State   0 8         3 8  
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997 Arizona State Sun Devils football team represented Arizona State University in the 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Bruce Snyder, who was coaching his sixth season with the Sun Devils and 18th season overall. Home games were played at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona. They participated as members of the Pacific-10 Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 30 7:00 PM New Mexico State* Sun Devil StadiumTempe, AZ KTVK W 41–10   58,607
September 13 12:30 PM at No. 12 Miami (FL)* No. 24 Orange BowlMiami, FL CBS W 23–12   42,219
September 20 7:15 PM BYU* No. 14 Sun Devil Stadium • Tempe, AZ FSN L 10–13   62,376
September 27 1:00 PM at Oregon State No. 25 Parker StadiumCorvallis, OR W 13–10   25,873
October 4 3:30 PM at No. 10 Washington No. 25 Husky StadiumSeattle, WA FSN L 14-26   74,986
October 11 12:30 PM USC Sun Devil Stadium • Tempe, AZ ABC W 35–7   61,802
October 18 12:30 PM at No. 25 Stanford Stanford StadiumSanford, CA W 31–14   43,909
November 1 8:00 PM No. 10 Washington State No. 20 Sun Devil Stadium • Tempe, AZ FSN W 44–31   73,644
November 8 4:30 PM at California No. 15 California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA FSN W 28–21   33,000
November 15 4:30 PM Oregondagger No. 15 Sun Devil Stadium • Tempe, AZ FSN W 52–31   64,779
November 28 4:30 PM Arizona No. 12 Sun Devil Stadium • Tempe, AZ (Duel in the Desert) FSN L 16-28   73,682
December 31 12:30 PM vs. Iowa* No. 18 Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX (Sun Bowl) CBS W 17–7   49,104
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Standard Time.

References[edit]

  • "1997 Schedule". Arizona State Sun Devils. Archived from the original on May 12, 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2009.