1969 Pacific Tigers football team

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1969 Pacific Tigers football
Conference Pacific Coast Athletic Association
1969 record 7–3 (2–2 PCAA)
Head coach Doug Scovil (4th season)
Home stadium Pacific Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 28,000)
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
1969 Pacific Coast Athletic Association football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
San Diego State $ 6 0 0     11 0 0
Long Beach State 3 1 0     8 3 0
Pacific (CA) 2 2 0     7 3 0
San Jose State 1 1 0     2 8 0
UC Santa Barbara 1 3 0     6 4 0
Fresno State 1 3 0     6 4 0
Cal State Los Angeles 0 4 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1969 Pacific Tigers football team represented the University of the Pacific (UOP) in the 1969 NCAA University Division football season.

University of the Pacific was a charter member of the Pacific Coast Athletic Association.[note 1] They had played as an Independent for the 20 previous seasons. The team was led by fourth-year head coach Doug Scovil, and played home games at Pacific Memorial Stadium[note 2] in Stockton, California. They finished the season with a record of seven wins and three losses (7–3, 2–2 PCAA). The Tigers outscored their opponents 284–146 for the entire season, including three shutouts.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 13 at UTEP* Sun BowlEl Paso, Texas L 10–14  
September 20 Western Michigan* Pacific Memorial StadiumStockton, California W 21–0  
September 27 at Utah State* Romney StadiumLogan, Utah W 36–3  
October 4 Fresno State[note 3] Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 40–21  
October 11 UC Santa Barbara Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 38–0   9,500[1]
October 18 Idaho*dagger Pacific Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 28–0   16,142[2]
November 1 at Washington State* Rogers FieldPullman, Washington W 27–20   16,000[3]
November 8 at San Diego State[note 4] San Diego StadiumSan Diego, California L 32–58   48,632[4]
November 15 at Santa Clara* Stevens StadiumSanta Clara, California W 40–15  
November 22 at San Jose State[note 5] Spartan StadiumSan Jose, California L 12–15  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

The following UOP players were selected in the 1970 NFL Draft.[7][8][9]

Player Position Round Overall NFL team
Tony Plummer Defensive back 10 242 St. Louis Cardinals

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The Big West Conference was known as the Pacific Coast Athletic Association from its founding in 1969 through 1987.
  2. ^ Amos Alonzo Stagg Memorial Stadium was known as Pacific Memorial Stadium from its opening in 1950 through 1987.
  3. ^ California State University, Fresno was known as Fresno State College from 1949 to 1971.
  4. ^ San Diego State University was known as San Diego State College from 1935 to 1971.
  5. ^ San Jose State University was known as San Jose State College from 1935 to 1971.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cal Lutheran Takes 11th Straight". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. October 12, 1969. p. D-18. Retrieved February 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ "Big third quarter scoring spree puts Pacific past Vandals 28-0". Lewiston Morning Tribune. Lewiston, Idaho. October 19, 1969. p. 13.
  3. ^ "2016 Washington State Media Guide" (PDF). WSUCougars.com. Washington State Cougars Athletics. Retrieved February 14, 2017.
  4. ^ Ross Newhan (November 9, 1969). "Shaw Sets Mark as Aztecs Romp". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. p. D2 – via Newspapers.com. open access publication – free to read
  5. ^ "1969 Pacific Tigers Schedule and Results". Retrieved January 30, 2017.
  6. ^ "1969 - Pacific (CA)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 30, 2017.
  7. ^ "1970 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016.
  8. ^ "Pacific Players/Alumni". Retrieved January 30, 2017.
  9. ^ "Draft History: U. of Pacific". Retrieved March 18, 2017.