1953 Oregon Webfoots football team

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1953 Oregon Webfoots football
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1953 record 4–5–1 (2–5–1 PCC)
Head coach Len Casanova (3rd season)
Home stadium Hayward Field
Seasons
← 1952
1954 →
1953 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 UCLA $ 6 1 0     8 2 0
No. 19 Stanford 5 1 1     6 3 1
USC 4 2 1     6 3 1
California 2 2 2     4 4 2
Washington State 3 4 0     4 6 0
Oregon State 3 5 0     3 6 0
Washington 2 4 1     3 6 1
Oregon 2 5 1     4 5 1
Idaho 0 3 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1953 Oregon Webfoots football team represented the University of Oregon in the Pacific Coast Conference (PCC) during the 1953 college football season. In their third season under head coach Len Casanova, the Webfoots compiled a 4–5–1 record (2–5–1 against PCC opponents), finished in eighth place in the PCC, and outscored their opponents, 91 to 85.[1] The team played its home games at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 19at Nebraska*W 20–12 
September 26at StanfordL 0–7 
October 3No. 5 UCLAL 0–12 
October 10at Washington StateL 0–7 
October 17WashingtonL 6–14 
October 24San Jose State*
  • Hayward Field
  • Eugene, OR
W 26–13 
October 31No. 7 USC
  • Multnomah Stadium
  • Portland, OR
W 13–7 
November 7Idaho
  • Hayward Field
  • Eugene, OR
W 26–6 
November 14at CaliforniaT 0–0 
November 21Oregon State
L 0–7 
  • *Non-conference game
  • #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1953 Oregon Ducks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 7, 2016.