1947 Santa Barbara Gauchos football team

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1947 Santa Barbara Gauchos football
Conference California Collegiate Athletic Association
1947 record 4–3–1 (1–3–1 CCAA)
Head coach Stan Williamson (3rd season)
Home stadium La Playa Stadium
(Capacity: 10,000)
Seasons
← 1946
1948 →
1947 California Collegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Pacific $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
San Jose State 3 2 0     9 3 0
Fresno State 2 1 2     3 6 2
San Diego State 2 2 1     7 3 1
Santa Barbara 1 3 1     4 3 1
Cal Poly 0 5 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1947 UC Santa Barbara Gauchos football team represented Santa Barbara College[note 1] during the 1947 college football season.

Santa Barbara competed in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). The team was led by third-year head coach Stan Williamson and played home games at La Playa Stadium in Santa Barbara, California, they finished the season with a record of four wins, three losses and one tie (4–3–1, 1–3–1 CCAA).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
October 3 Pomona[note 2]* La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California W 26–13  
October 10 Occidental* La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California W 17–14  
October 17 at San Jose State Spartan StadiumSan Jose, California L 0–39  
October 25 Northern Branch[note 3] Davis, California W 26–14  
November 1 Cal Poly* La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California W 53–14  
November 7 Pacific (CA)[note 4]* La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California L 19–44  
November 15 Fresno State[note 5] La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California T 7–7  
November 29 at San Diego State Balboa StadiumSan Diego L 0–19   10,000[1][2]
*Non-conference game.

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

No Santa Barbara Gaucho players were selected in the 1948 NFL Draft.[4][5][6]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ UC Santa Barbara was known as Santa Barbara College of the University of California from 1944–1956. See: Santa Barbara College
  2. ^ The football team played using just the Pomona College name from 1893–1949. Pitzer College did not exist until 1963. See: Pomona College
  3. ^ UC Davis was known as Northern Branch of the College of Agriculture from 1922–1959. See: UC Davis
  4. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911–1961. See: University of the Pacific
  5. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State Normal School from 1911–1948. See: Fresno State

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aztecs, Gauchos In 0-0 Deadlock". The San Diego Union. November 30, 1947. p. 3-B. 
  2. ^ "Saturday's Late Sports". The San Diego Union. December 1, 1947. p. 4-B. 
  3. ^ "1947 - California-Santa Barbara". Retrieved February 1, 2017. 
  4. ^ "1948 NFL Draft". Retrieved February 2, 2017. 
  5. ^ "California-Santa Barbara Players/Alumni". Retrieved February 2, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Draft History: California-Santa Barbara". Retrieved March 18, 2017.