1983 Oregon Ducks football team

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1983 Oregon Ducks football
ConferencePacific-10 Conference
1983 record4–6–1 (3–3–1 Pac-10)
Head coachRich Brooks (7th season)
Offensive coordinatorBob Toledo (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorJoe Schaffeld (1st season)
Home stadiumAutzen Stadium
(Capacity: 41,097)
Seasons
← 1982
1984 →
1983 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 17 UCLA $ 6 1 1     7 4 1
Washington 5 2 0     8 4 0
Washington State 5 3 0     7 4 0
USC 4 3 0     4 6 1
Arizona 4 3 1     7 3 1
Arizona State 3 3 1     6 4 1
Oregon 3 3 1     4 6 1
California 3 4 1     5 5 1
Oregon State 1 6 1     2 8 1
Stanford 1 7 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1983 Oregon Ducks football team represented the University of Oregon in the 1983 NCAA Division I-A football season. Playing as a member of the Pacific-10 Conference (Pac-10), the team was led by head coach Rich Brooks, in his seventh year, and played their home games at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. They finished the season with a record of 4–6–1 overall and 3–3–1 in the Pac-10).

The season-ending Civil War game with Oregon State was a scoreless tie;[1] it later became known as The Toilet Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 1:00 PM Pacific* Autzen StadiumEugene, OR L  15–21   26,273
September 10 10:30 AM at No. 7 Ohio State* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH KEZI L    6–31   88,524
September 24 1:00 PM Houston* Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR W 15–14   26,105
October 1 7:00 PM at San Jose State* Spartan StadiumSan Jose, CA L  34–44   20,109
October 8 1:00 PM California Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR W 24–17   27,102
October 15 6:00 PM at No. 9 Arizona Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ W 19–10   45,233
October 22 1:00 PM No. 14 Washington Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR (Rivalry) KEZI L    3–32   44,303
October 29 1:00 PM at Washington State Martin StadiumPullman, WA L    7–24   29,500
November 5 1:00 PM UCLA Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR L  13–24   24,511
November 12 1:00 PM at Stanford Stanford StadiumStanford, CA W 16–7   31,420
November 19 1:00 PM Oregon State Autzen Stadium • Eugene, OR (Civil War - Toilet Bowl) T    0–0   33,176
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific time.
Source:[2]

Game summaries[edit]

California[edit]

1 234Total
California 0 1007 17
• Oregon 12 237 24

Source:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oregon 0, Oregon St. 0". Lewiston Morning Tribune. (Idaho). Associated Press. November 20, 1983. p. 3C.
  2. ^ "Oregon Game-by-Game Results; 1983–1987". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved August 13, 2013.
  3. ^ Conrad, John (October 9, 1983). "All the Cucks cheer this win". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). p. 1E.}}