1958 Washington State Cougars football team

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1958 Washington State Cougars football
Conference Pacific Coast Conference
1958 record 7–3 (6–2 PCC)
Head coach Jim Sutherland (3rd season)
Home stadium Rogers Field,
Memorial Stadium (Spokane, Washington)
Seasons
← 1957
1959 →
1958 PCC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 16 California $ 6 1 0     7 4 0
Washington State 6 2 0     7 3 0
USC 4 2 1     4 5 1
Oregon State 5 3 0     6 4 0
Oregon 4 4 0     4 6 0
UCLA 2 4 1     3 6 1
Stanford 2 5 0     2 8 0
Washington 1 6 0     3 7 0
Idaho 0 3 0     4 5 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1958 Washington State Cougars football team was an American football team that represented Washington State College in the Pacific Coast Conference (PCC) during the 1958 college football season. In their third season under head coach Jim Sutherland, the Cougars compiled a 7–3 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 199 to 117.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Dave Wilson with 641 passing yards, Chuck Morrell with 571 rushing yards, and Gail Cogdill with 479 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 10 Stanford Rogers FieldPullman, Washington W 40–6   20,750
September 27 at Northwestern* No. 10 Dyche StadiumEvanston, Illinois L 28–29   27,500
October 4 at California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, California L 14–34   25,000
October 11 1:30 pm at Idaho Neale StadiumMoscow, Idaho (Battle of the Palouse) W 8–0   15,000
October 18 at No. 14 Oregon Hayward FieldEugene, Oregon W 6–0   18,500
October 25 USC Memorial StadiumSpokane, WA L 6–14   22,500
November 1 at UCLA Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles W 38–20   25,090
November 8 Oregon State Rogers Field • Pullman, Washington W 7–0   17,500
November 15 Pacific* Pacific Memorial StadiumStockton, California W 34–0   21,500
November 22 Washington Memorial Stadium • Spokane, WA (Apple Cup) W 18–14   24,250
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Source:[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1958 Washington State Cougars Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 25, 2016. 
  2. ^ "2016 Media Guide" (PDF). WSUCougars.com. Washington State Cougars Athletics. p. 76. Retrieved October 25, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1958 Washington State Cougars Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 25, 2016. 
  4. ^ 2015 Washington State football media guide Archived 2016-04-12 at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved 2016-Mar-30.