1962 Valley State Matadors football team

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1962 Valley State Matadors football
Conference California Collegiate Athletic Association
1962 record 3–6 (2–3 CCAA)
Head coach Sam Winningham (1st season)
Home stadium Monroe High
Seasons
1963 →
1962 California Collegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
San Diego State $ 6 0 0     8 2 0
Fresno State 4 1 0     7 3 0
Long Beach State 3 3 0     5 5 0
Cal Poly 3 3 0     4 5 0
Valley State 2 3 0     3 6 0
UC Santa Barbara 2 4 0     2 8 0
Los Angeles State 0 6 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Valley State Matadors football team represented Valley State [note 1] during the 1962 College Division football season.

Valley State competed in the California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA). This was the first year Valley State played a varsity schedule, the team was led by head coach Sam Winningham. The Matadors played home games at Monroe High in Sepulveda, CA,[note 2] they finished the season with a record of three wins and six losses (3–6, 2–3 CCAA).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 22 at UC Riverside* Highlander Stadium • Riverside, CA W 7–6  
September 29 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps* Monroe HighSepulveda, CA L 7–11  
October 6 at Cal Poly Mustang StadiumSan Luis Obispo, CA L 7–38  
October 13 Occidental* Monroe High • Sepulveda, CA L 7–34  
October 20 Long Beach State[note 3] Monroe High • Sepulveda, CA L 6–41  
October 27 at UC Santa Barbara La Playa Stadium • Santa Barbara, CA W 13–6  
November 3 at San Diego State Aztec BowlSan Diego, CA L 0–39   6,500[1]
November 10 San Diego Marines[2]*  ? • San Diego, CA L 0–41  
November 17 Los Angeles State[note 4] Monroe High • Sepulveda, CA W 15–13  
*Non-conference game.

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

No Valley State players were selected in the 1963 NFL Draft. [4][5][6]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ California State University, Northridge was known as San Fernando Valley State College from 1958–1971. More commonly it was called Valley State. See: Cal State Northridge
  2. ^ The community of North Hills, California (within the City of Los Angeles) was known as Sepulveda, California from WWII - 1992. See: North Hills
  3. ^ California State University, Long Beach was known as Long Beach State College from 1950–1963. See: Cal State Long Beach
  4. ^ California State University, Los Angeles was known as Los Angeles State College of Applied Arts and Sciences from 1947–1963. See: Cal State LA

References[edit]

  1. ^ Howard Hagen (November 4, 1962). "Aztecs Trounce San Fernando 39-0". The San Diego Union. p. B-1. 
  2. ^ "Military Glory: Service Teams, in Their Heyday, Won Championships, Thrilled the Fans". Retrieved January 5, 2017. 
  3. ^ "1962 - Cal St.-Northridge". Retrieved January 21, 2017. 
  4. ^ "1963 NFL Draft". Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Cal State-Northridge Players/Alumni". Retrieved February 21, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Draft History: Cal State-Northridge". Retrieved March 18, 2017.