1958 Arizona Wildcats football team

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1958 Arizona Wildcats football
Conference Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1958 record 3–7 (2–1 BIAA)
Head coach Ed Doherty (2nd season)
Captain Ralph Hunsaker
Home stadium Arizona Stadium
Seasons
← 1957
1959 →
1958 Border Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Hardin–Simmons $ 4 0 0     6 5 0
Arizona State 4 1 0     7 3 0
Arizona 2 1 0     3 7 0
New Mexico A&M 1 3 0     4 6 0
Texas Western 1 4 0     2 7 0
West Texas State 1 4 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1958 Arizona Wildcats football team represented the University of Arizona in the Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association (BIAA) during the 1958 college football season. In their second and final season under head coach Ed Doherty, the Wildcats compiled a 3–7 record (2–1 against BIAA opponents) and were outscored by their opponents, 276 to 83. The team captain was Ralph Hunsaker.[1][2] The team played its home games in Arizona Stadium in Tucson, Arizona.

The team's statistical leaders included Ralph Hunsaker with 1,129 passing yards, Billy Overall with 324 rushing yards, and Dave Hibbert with 606 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1958 Arizona Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 7, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Arizona Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). University of Arizona. 2016. pp. 102, 105. Retrieved September 7, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1958 Arizona Wildcats Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 7, 2016.