1977 California Golden Bears football team

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1977 California Golden Bears football
Conference Pacific-8 Conference
1977 record 8–3 (4–3 Pac-8)
Head coach Mike White (6th season)
Home stadium California Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1976
1978 →
1977 Pacific-8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 10 Washington $   6 1         8 4  
No. 15 Stanford   5 2         9 3  
No. 13 USC   5 2         8 4  
California   3 4         7 4  
Washington State   3 4         6 5  
Oregon   1 6         2 9  
Oregon State   0 7         2 9  
UCLA   0 7         0 11  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • † – UCLA forfeited 7 wins (5 conference wins) due to ineligible players.
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1977 California Golden Bears football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Berkeley during the 1977 NCAA Division I football season. Under head coach Mike White, the team compiled an overall record of 8–3 and 4–3 in conference.[1][2]:165 This was coach Whites's last season.[3]

Cal claims a loss to UCLA as a victory, due to UCLA's subsequent forfeiture of 1977 games involving ineligible players.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 10 at Tennessee* Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN W 27–17  
September 17 Air Force* California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA W 24–14  
September 24 at Missouri* Faurot FieldColumbia, MO W 28–21  
October 1 San Jose State* No. 17 California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA W 52–3  
October 8 at Washington State No. 14 Martin StadiumPullman, WA L 10–17   27,500[4]
October 15 Oregon State No. 20 California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA W 41–17   33,400[5]
October 22 at UCLA No. 15 Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA (Rivalry) L 19–21   48,584
October 29 No. 10 USC California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA W 17–14   76,780[6]
November 5 Washington No. 17 California Memorial Stadium • Berkeley, CA L 31–50   38,812[7]
November 12 at Oregon Autzen StadiumEugene, OR W 48–16   15,000[8]
November 19 at Stanford Stanford StadiumStanford, CA (80th Big Game) L 3–21   87,500
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1977 California Golden Bears Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "California 2015 Football Information Guide" (PDF). CalBears.com. Cal Golden Bears Athletics. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 26, 2016. Retrieved October 20, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Cal's Greatest Football Coaches: # 8 Mike White". California Golden Blogs. 2011-05-11. Archived from the original on 2016-03-25. Retrieved 2016-10-25. 
  4. ^ '16 Cougar Football (PDF). Washington State University Athletics. p. 81. 
  5. ^ "Year-By-Year Results". 2017 Oregon State Football Media Guide Football (PDF). Oregon State Athletics. p. 170. 
  6. ^ USC Football 2017 Media Guide (PDF). University of Southern California Athletics. p. 70. 
  7. ^ 2017 Washington Football Information (PDF). University of Washington Athletics. p. 197. 
  8. ^ Oregon Football 2015 Media Guide (PDF). University of Oregon Athletics. p. 134. 
  9. ^ 2015 Football Information Guide (PDF). Cal Athletics. 2015. p. 165. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-10-26.