1966 Arizona Wildcats football team

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1966 Arizona Wildcats football
Conference Western Athletic Conference
1966 record 3–7 (1–4 WAC)
Head coach Jim LaRue (8th season)
Captain Woody King, Roger Calderwood
Home stadium Arizona Stadium
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →
1966 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Wyoming $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
BYU 3 2 0     8 2 0
Arizona State 3 2 0     5 5 0
Utah 3 2 0     5 5 0
Arizona 1 4 0     3 7 0
New Mexico 0 5 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1966 Arizona Wildcats football team represented the University of Arizona in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) during the 1966 college football season. In their eighth and final season under head coach Jim LaRue, the Wildcats compiled a 3–7 record (1–4 against WAC opponents), finished in fifth place in the WAC, and were outscored by their opponents, 250 to 192. The team captains were Woody King and Roger Calderwood.[1][2] The team played its home games in Arizona Stadium in Tucson, Arizona.

The team's statistical leaders included Mark Reed with 2,368 passing yards, Brad Hubbert with 501 rushing yards, and Jim Greth with 1,003 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1966 Arizona Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 6, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Arizona Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). University of Arizona. 2016. pp. 102, 106. Retrieved September 6, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1966 Arizona Wildcats Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 6, 2016.