1969 Washington State Cougars football team

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1969 Washington State Cougars football
Conference Pacific-8 Conference
1969 record 1–9 (0–7 Pac-8)
Head coach Jim Sweeney (2nd season)
Home stadium Rogers Field,
Joe Albi Stadium (Spokane, WA)
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
1969 Pacific-8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 USC $ 6 0 0     10 0 1
No. 13 UCLA 5 1 1     8 1 1
No. 19 Stanford 5 1 1     7 2 1
Oregon State 4 3 0     6 4 0
Oregon 2 3 0     5 5 1
California 2 4 0     5 5 0
Washington 1 6 0     1 9 0
Washington State 0 7 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1969 Washington State Cougars football team was an American football team that represented Washington State University in the Pacific-8 Conference (Pac-8) during the 1969 college football season. In their second season under head coach Jim Sweeney, the Cougars compiled a 1–9 record (0–7 against Pac-8 opponents), finished in last place in the Pac-8, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 339 to 143.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Jack Wigmore with 876 passing yards, Richard Lee Smith with 485 rushing yards, and Fred Moore with 523 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 20at Illinois*W 19–18 40,345
September 27at Iowa*L 35–61 43,321
October 4OregonL 24–25 21,092
October 11No. 11 UCLAL 14–46 22,100
October 18at No. 18 StanfordL 0–49 31,000
October 25California
  • Joe Albi Stadium
  • Spokane, WA
L 0–17 16,700
November 1Pacific*
  • Rogers Field
  • Pullman, WA
L 20–27 16,000
November 8at No. 6 USCL 7–28 47,158
November 15at Oregon StateL 3–38 23,679
November 22at WashingtonL 21–30 54,500
  • *Non-conference game
  • #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1969 Washington State Cougars Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 25, 2016. 
  2. ^ "2016 Media Guide" (PDF). WSUCougars.com. Washington State Cougars Athletics. p. 76. Retrieved October 25, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1969 Washington State Cougars Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 25, 2016.