1958 Pacific Tigers football team

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1958 Pacific Tigers football
Conference Independent
1958 record 6–4
Head coach Jack Myers (6th season)
Home stadium Pacific Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1957
1959 →

The 1958 Pacific Tigers football team represented the College of the Pacific[note 1] during the 1958 college football season.

Pacific competed as an independent in 1958. They played home games in Pacific Memorial Stadium[note 2] in Stockton, California. In their sixth season under head coach Jack Myers, the Tigers finished with a record of six wins and four losses (6–4). For the season they outscored their opponents 266–178.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 20 at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, California W 24–20  
September 27 Arizona State Pacific Memorial StadiumStockton, California W 34–16  
October 11 BYU Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 26–8  
October 18 Cincinnati Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California L 6–12  
October 25 at Marquette Marquette Stadium • Milwaukee, Wisconsin L 18–27  
November 1 at Boston College Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts L 12–25  
November 8 San Jose State[note 3] Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 26–13  
November 15 Washington State Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California L 0–34   21,500
November 22 at San Diego State[note 4] Aztec BowlSan Diego W 68–17   11,000[1]
November 27 at Fresno State[note 5] Ratcliffe StadiumFresno, California W 52–6   9,768[2]

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

The following College of the Pacific players were selected in the 1959 NFL Draft.[4][5][6]

Player Position Round Overall NFL team
Dick Bass Fullback – Halfback 1 2 Los Angeles Rams
Bob Denton Defensive end – Tackle 6 71 Cleveland Browns
Bob Coronado Wide receiver 10 116 Chicago Bears

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.
  4. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.
  5. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State College from 1949 to 1971.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Howard Hagen (November 23, 1958). "Bass, COP Rout Aztecs, 68-17". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-1. 
  2. ^ "Fresno State 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1958 - Pacific (CA)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  4. ^ "1959 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Pacific Players/Alumni". Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Draft History: U. of Pacific". Retrieved March 18, 2017.