1962 Pacific Tigers football team

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1962 Pacific Tigers football
Conference Independent
1962 record 5–5
Head coach John Rohde (2nd season)
Home stadium Pacific Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →

The 1962 Pacific Tigers football team represented the University of the Pacific[note 1] during the 1962 college football season.

Pacific competed as an independent in 1962. They played home games in Pacific Memorial Stadium[note 2] in Stockton, California. In their second season under head coach John Rohde, the Tigers finished with a record of five wins and five losses (5–5). For the season they were outscored by their opponents 180–187.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 15 BYU Pacific Memorial StadiumStockton, California W 26–7  
September 22 New Mexico State Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California L 6–28  
September 29 Santa Clara Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 28–6  
October 6 San Diego Marines[note 3] Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 14–7  
October 13 at Los Angeles State[note 4] L.A. State Stadium • Los Angeles, California W 34–13  
October 20 at Oregon State Parker StadiumCorvallis, Oregon L 6–40   12,021
October 27 Washington State Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 13–12   11,050
November 3 San Jose State[note 5] Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California L 22–24  
November 10 at San Diego State[note 6] Aztec BowlSan Diego L 18–32   12,500[1]
November 17 at Fresno State[note 7] Ratcliffe StadiumFresno, California L 13–18   10,973[2]

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Team players in the AFL/NFL[edit]

The following University of the Pacific players were selected in the 1963 NFL Draft.[4][5][6]

Player Position Round Overall NFL Team
Roy Williams Defensive tackle 2 27 Detroit Lions

The following University of the Pacific players were selected in the 1963 AFL Draft.

Player Position Round Overall AFL Team
Roy Williams Defensive tackle 4 26 San Diego Chargers

The following finished their college career at Pacific, were not drafted, but played in the AFL starting with the 1963 season.

Player Position First AFL Team
Herman Urenda End – Defensive back 1963 Oakland Raiders

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ University of the Pacific (UOP) had been 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. ^ The Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) in San Diego fielded a team that played against colleges and other military teams from 1922 to 1964.
  4. ^ California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) was known as Los Angeles State College of Applied Arts and Sciences from 1947 to 1963.
  5. ^ San Jose State University was known as San Jose State College from 1935 to 1971.
  6. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.
  7. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State College from 1949 to 1971.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Howard Hagen (November 11, 1962). "Aztecs Rip Pacific, 32-18". The San Diego Union. San Diego, California. p. B-1. 
  2. ^ "Fresno State 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1962 - Pacific (CA)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  4. ^ "1963 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Pacific Players/Alumni". Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Draft History: U. of Pacific". Retrieved March 18, 2017.