1960 San Diego State Aztecs football team

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1960 San Diego State Aztecs football
Conference California Collegiate Athletic Association
1960 record 1–6–1 (0–5–0 CCAA)
Head coach Paul Governali (5th season)
Home stadium Aztec Bowl
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 California Collegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#9 UPI Fresno State $ 5 0 0     9 1 0
Long Beach State 3 1 1     5 3 1
Los Angeles State 2 1 1     4 3 1
Cal Poly 1 2 0     1 5 0
UC Santa Barbara 1 3 0     2 5 1
San Diego State 0 5 0     1 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from College Division poll

The 1960 San Diego State Aztecs football team represented San Diego State College[note 1] during the 1960 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 fifth (and last) year, and played home games at Aztec Bowl. They finished the season with one win, six losses and one tie (1–6–1, 0–5–0 CCAA). The Aztecs were shutout four times and scored only 53 points in their eight games, while giving up 207.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 24 Los Angeles State[note 2] Aztec BowlSan Diego L 14–24   9,500[1]
October 1 at Cal Poly[note 3] Mustang StadiumSan Luis Obispo, California L 6–34   5,000[2]
October 8 at Long Beach State[note 4] Veterans StadiumLong Beach, California L 0–28   5,000[3]
October 15 Redlands* Aztec Bowl • San Diego T 0–0   8,500[4]
October 22 at UC Santa Barbara La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, California L 6–8   [5]
October 29 Fresno State[note 5] Aztec Bowl • San Diego (Rivalry) L 0–60   6,500[6]
November 5 Pepperdine[note 6]* Aztec Bowl • San Diego W 27–20   1,800[7]
November 12 San Diego Marines[8][note 7]* Aztec Bowl • San Diego L 0–33   6,500[9]
*Non-conference game.

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Team players in the NFL/AFL[edit]

No San Diego State players were selected in the 1961 NFL Draft or 1961 AFL Draft.[12]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.
  2. ^ California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) was known as Los Angeles State College of Applied Arts and Sciences from 1947 to 1963.
  3. ^ The official name of Cal Poly has been California Polytechnic State University since 1947. However, it is more commonly known as either Cal Poly San Luis Obispo or just Cal Poly.
  4. ^ California State University, Long Beach was known as Long Beach State College from 1950 to 1963.
  5. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State College from 1949 to 1971.
  6. ^ Pepperdine University was known as George Pepperdine College from 1937 to 1970.
  7. ^ The Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams from 1922 to 1964.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Diablos Beat Aztecs, 24-14". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. September 25, 1960. p. H-4. Retrieved January 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com. open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ Howard Hagen (October 2, 1960). "Cal Poly Passes Humble Aztecs". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. a-43. 
  3. ^ Howard Hagen (October 9, 1960). "Long Beach Blanks San Diego St., 28-0". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. g-1. 
  4. ^ Howard Hagen (October 16, 1960). "Aztecs, Redlands in Scoreless Duel". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. g-1. 
  5. ^ Howard Hagen (October 23, 1960). "Gauchos Put San Diego St. In Cellar, 8-6". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. g-1. 
  6. ^ "Fresno State 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2016. 
  7. ^ Jerry Magee (November 6, 1960). "Aztecs Edge Waves, 27-20". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. g-1. 
  8. ^ "Military Glory: Service Teams, in Their Heyday, Won Championships, Thrilled the Fans". Retrieved January 5, 2017. 
  9. ^ Howard Hagen (November 13, 1960). "Marines Take to Air For 5 Tallies, Rip Aztecs 33-0". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. g-1. 
  10. ^ "San Diego State Yearly Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 16, 2017. 
  11. ^ "San Diego State 2016 Football Media Guide". Retrieved December 7, 2016. 
  12. ^ "1961 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016.