1952 UCLA Bruins football team

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1952 UCLA Bruins football
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 6
AP No. 6
1952 record 8–1 (5–1 PCC)
Head coach Red Sanders (4th season)
Offensive scheme Single wing
Home stadium Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Seasons
← 1951
1953 →
1952 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 USC $ 6 0 0     10 1 0
No. 6 UCLA 5 1 0     8 1 0
Washington 6 2 0     7 3 0
California 3 3 0     7 3 0
Washington State 3 4 0     4 6 0
Stanford 2 5 0     5 5 0
Oregon 2 5 0     2 7 1
Idaho 1 3 0     4 4 1
Oregon State 1 6 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1952 UCLA Bruins football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Los Angeles during the 1952 college football season. In their fourth year under head coach Red Sanders, the Bruins compiled an 8–1 record (5–1 conference) and finished in second place in the Pacific Coast Conference.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 20 Oregon No. 18 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA W 13-6   24,587[2]
September 27 No. 9 TCU* No. 18 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 14-0   34,158[3]
October 4 at Washington No. 14 Husky StadiumSeattle, WA W 32-7   44,969
October 11 Rice No. 11 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 20-0   30,926[4]
October 18 No. 13 Stanford No. 10 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 24-14   80,617
October 25 at No. 10 Wisconsin* No. 8 Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 20-7   52,131
November 1 at No. 11 California No. 7 California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA (Rivalry) W 28-7   80,000
November 8 Oregon State No. 5 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA W 57-0   22,585
November 22 No. 4 USC No. 3 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum • Los Angeles, CA (Victory Bell) L 12-14   96,869
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Pacific Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1952 UCLA Bruins Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 17, 2015. 
  2. ^ Geyer, J. (21 September 1952). "Oregon's ducks uncovered as nonsitting type". Los Angeles Times. 
  3. ^ Hyland, D. (28 September 1952). "BRUINS' 3RD PERIOD SURGE SINKS TCU, 14-0". Los Angeles Times. 
  4. ^ Hyland, D. (12 October 1952). "RICE BLANKED BY BRUINS". Los Angeles Times. 
  5. ^ "2015 UCLA Bruins Football Media Guide Year-by-Year Results" (PDF). Retrieved December 15, 2016.