1960 Arizona Wildcats football team

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1960 Arizona Wildcats football
Conference Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1960 record 7–3 (3–0 BIAA)
Head coach Jim LaRue (2nd season)
Captain Tony Matz
Home stadium Arizona Stadium
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Border Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 17 New Mexico State $ 4 0 0     11 0 0
Arizona 3 0 0     7 3 0
Arizona State 3 2 0     7 3 0
Texas Western 2 3 0     4 5 1
West Texas State 1 4 0     3 7 0
Hardin–Simmons 0 4 0     0 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1960 Arizona Wildcats football team represented the University of Arizona in the Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association (BIAA) during the 1960 college football season. In their second season under head coach Jim LaRue, the Wildcats compiled a 7–3 record and outscored their opponents, 233 to 152.[1][2] The team captain was Tony Matz.[3] The team played its home games in Arizona Stadium in Tucson, Arizona.

The team's statistical leaders included Eddie Wilson with 1,020 passing yards, Bobby Thompson with 732 rushing yards, and Joe Hernandez with 442 receiving yards.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1960 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, 106. Retrieved September 7, 2016. 
  3. ^ 2016 Media Guide, p. 102.
  4. ^ "1960 Arizona Wildcats Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 7, 2016.