1957 San Diego State Aztecs football team

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1957 San Diego State Aztecs football
Conference California Collegiate Athletic Association
1957 record 2–7 (0–1 CCAA)
Head coach Paul Governali (2nd season)
Home stadium Aztec Bowl
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 California Collegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Cal Poly 3 0 0     8 1 0
UC Santa Barbara 2 1 0     6 2 0
Fresno State 1 1 0     5 5 0
Los Angeles State 1 1 0     5 4 0
San Diego State 0 1 0     2 7 0
Long Beach State 0 3 0     3 5 0
  • No champion named for the 1957 season
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 San Diego State Aztecs football team represented San Diego State College[note 1] during the 1957 NCAA College Division football season.

San Diego State competed in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). The team was led by head coach Paul Governali, in his second year, and played home games at Aztec Bowl, they finished the season with two wins and seven losses (2–7, 0–1 CCAA). The Aztecs were shutout in four consecutive games and scored only 77 points in their nine games while giving up 243.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 21 Pacific (CA)[note 2]* Aztec BowlSan Diego L 6–32   9,500[1]
September 28 San Francisco State* Aztec Bowl • San Diego W 14–13   8,500[2]
October 5 at La Verne* Arnett Field • La Verne, California W 38–0   1,200[3]
October 12 San Diego Marines[4][note 3]* Aztec Bowl • San Diego L 7–20   11,500[5]
October 19 at San Jose State* Spartan StadiumSan Jose, California L 0–46   8,000[6]
October 26 Arizona State[note 4]* Aztec Bowl • San Diego L 0–66   8,500[7]
November 2 at Fresno State[note 5] Ratcliffe StadiumFresno, California (Rivalry) L 0–27   5,000[8]
November 9 Hawaii Marines*dagger Aztec Bowl • San Diego L 0–25   6,800[9]
November 15 at Pepperdine* El Camino Stadium • Torrance, California L 12–14   [10]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

No San Diego State players were selected in the 1958 NFL Draft.[13]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935–1971. See: San Diego State
  2. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) was known as College of the Pacific from 1911–1961. See: University of the Pacific
  3. ^ The Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams from 1922–1964.
  4. ^ Arizona State University was known as Arizona State College from 1945–1957. See: Arizona State University
  5. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State College from 1949–1971. See: Fresno State

References[edit]

  1. ^ Howard Hagen (September 22, 1957). "Powerful COP Rips Aztecs, 32-6". The San Diego Union. p. H-1. 
  2. ^ Howard Hagen (September 29, 1957). "Aztecs Edge 'Frisco State In 14-13 Tilt". The San Diego Union. p. G-1. 
  3. ^ Howard Hagen (October 6, 1957). "Air-Minded Aztecs Whip La Verne College, 38-0". The San Diego Union. p. H-2. 
  4. ^ "Military Glory: Service Teams, in Their Heyday, Won Championships, Thrilled the Fans". Retrieved January 5, 2017. 
  5. ^ Howard Hagen (October 13, 1957). "MCRD's Line, Backs Batter Aztecs, 20-7". The San Diego Union. p. H-1. 
  6. ^ Howard Hagen (October 20, 1957). "Spartans Rip Aztecs, 46-0". The San Diego Union. p. G-1. 
  7. ^ Howard Hagen (October 27, 1957). "Sun Devils Bombard Aztec Eleven, 66-0". The San Diego Union. p. B-1. 
  8. ^ Johnny McDonald (November 3, 1957). "Fresno State Jolts Aztecs Again, 27-0". The San Diego Union. p. B-7. 
  9. ^ Howard Hagen (November 10, 1957). "Hawaiians Flatten State Eleven, 25-0". The San Diego Union. p. G-1. 
  10. ^ Howard Hagen (November 16, 1957). "Waves Shock Aztecs, 14-12, In 4th Period". The San Diego Union. p. A-17. 
  11. ^ "San Diego State Yearly Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 16, 2017. 
  12. ^ "San Diego State 2016 Football Media Guide". Retrieved December 7, 2016. 
  13. ^ "1958 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016.