1954 Pacific Tigers football team

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1954 Pacific Tigers football
Conference Independent
1954 record 4–5
Head coach Jack Myers (2nd season)
Home stadium Pacific Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1953
1955 →

The 1954 Pacific Tigers football team represented the College of the Pacific[note 1] during the 1954 college football season.

Pacific competed as an independent in 1954. They played home games in Pacific Memorial Stadium[note 2] in Stockton, California. In their second season under head coach Jack Myers, the Tigers finished with a record of four wins and five losses (4–5). For the season they were outscored by their opponents 99–118.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 17 Stanford Pacific Memorial StadiumStockton, California L 12–13  
September 25 at Washington State Rogers FieldPullman, Washington L 0–18   12,000
October 2 at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, Indiana L 6–34  
October 9 Idaho Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 13–0  
October 16 at Colorado State Colorado FieldFort Collins, Colorado W 15–7  
October 23 Texas Tech Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 20–7  
October 30 at Cincinnati Nippert StadiumCincinnati, Ohio L 7–13  
November 6 San Jose State[note 3] Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 13–7  
November 13 Marquette Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California L 13–19  

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

No College of the Pacific players were selected in the 1955 NFL Draft.[2][3][4]

The following finished their college career in 1954, were not drafted, but played in the NFL.

Player Position First NFL team
Fred Miller Tackle 1955 Washington Redskins

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911 to 1961.
  2. ^ Amos Alonzo Stagg Memorial Stadium was known as Pacific Memorial Stadium from its opening in 1950 through 1987.
  3. ^ San Jose State University was known as San Jose State College from 1935 to 1971.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1954 - Pacific (CA)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  2. ^ "1955 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Pacific Players/Alumni". Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Draft History: U. of Pacific". Retrieved March 18, 2017.