1991 Pacific Tigers football team

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1991 Pacific Tigers football
ConferenceBig West Conference
1991 record5–7 (4–3 Big West)
Head coachWalt Harris (3rd season)
Home stadiumStagg Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 28,000)
Seasons
← 1990
1992 →
1991 Big West Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Fresno State + 6 1 0     10 2 0
San Jose State + 6 1 0     6 4 1
Utah State 5 2 0     5 6 0
Pacific (CA) 4 3 0     5 7 0
UNLV 2 5 0     4 7 0
Long Beach State 2 5 0     2 9 0
New Mexico State 2 5 0     2 9 0
Cal State Fullerton 1 6 0     2 9 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1991 Pacific Tigers football team represented the University of the Pacific (UOP) in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season as a member of the Big West Conference.

The team was led by head coach Walt Harris, in his third year, and played their home games at Stagg Memorial Stadium in Stockton, California. They finished the season with a record of five wins and seven losses (5–7, 4–3 Big West). In a very high-scoring season, the Tigers were outscored by their opponents 435–481. Included in that total are three games where the Tigers scored over 50 points (56 vs. Cal State Fullerton, 63 vs. Cal Poly & 51 vs. Cal State Long Beach) and four games where the Tigers gave up over 50 points (86 vs. California, 55 vs. San Diego State, 64 vs. San Jose State, and 59 vs. Fresno State).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
August 31 Sacramento State[note 1]* Stagg Memorial StadiumStockton, California L 40–43   17,500[1]
September 7 at California* California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, California L 24–86   38,000
September 14 at San Diego State* Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego, California L 34–55   24,408[2][3]
September 21 at Hawaii* Aloha StadiumHalawa, HI L 21–30   13,515[4]
October 5 Cal State Fullerton Stagg Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 56–28   8,000[5]
October 12 Cal Poly[note 2]* Stagg Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 63–28   7,601[6]
October 19 at San Jose State Spartan StadiumSan Jose, California L 47–64  
October 26 New Mexico Statedagger Stagg Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California W 27–20   [7]
November 2 at Long Beach State[note 3] Veterans StadiumLong Beach, California W 51–24   3,012[8]
November 9 Fresno State[note 4] Stagg Memorial Stadium • Stockton, California L 14–59   11,289[9][10]
November 16 at Utah State Romney StadiumLogan, Utah L 14–21   8,217[11][12]
November 23 at UNLV Sam Boyd Silver BowlWhitney, Nevada W 44–23   13,515[13]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

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Team players in the NFL[edit]

No UOP players were selected in the 1992 NFL Draft.[16][17][18]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The official name of Sacramento State has been California State University, Sacramento since 1972. However, it is still commonly known as Sacramento State.
  2. ^ The official name of Cal Poly has been California Polytechnic State University since 1947. However, it is more commonly known as either Cal Poly San Luis Obispo or just Cal Poly.
  3. ^ The official name of Long Beach State has been California State University, Long Beach since 1972. However, it is still commonly known as Long Beach State.
  4. ^ The official name of Fresno State has been California State University, Fresno since 1972. However, it is still commonly known as Fresno State.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hornet Sports.com: Football (Pacific)" (PDF). Retrieved April 20, 2017.
  2. ^ "San Diego State 2016 Football Media Guide". Retrieved December 7, 2016.
  3. ^ "College Football". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. September 16, 1991. p. C20. Retrieved April 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  4. ^ "Hawaii Rainbow Warrior Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). p. 131. Retrieved February 15, 2007.
  5. ^ "Pacific 56, Fullerton St. 28". The Desert Sun. Palm Springs, California. October 6, 1991. p. B4. Retrieved February 13, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  6. ^ "Big West". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. October 13, 1991. p. C18. Retrieved April 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  7. ^ "Big West". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. October 27, 1991. p. C21. Retrieved April 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  8. ^ "Pacific 51, Long Beach St. 24". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. November 3, 1991. p. C-24. Retrieved January 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  9. ^ "Fresno State 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). Retrieved December 8, 2016.
  10. ^ "Big West". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. November 10, 1991. p. C20. Retrieved April 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  11. ^ "Utah State Football Guide 2016" (PDF). Retrieved February 14, 2007.
  12. ^ "Big West". The Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. November 17, 1991. p. C20. Retrieved April 21, 2017 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read
  13. ^ "2016 UNLV Rebel Football Light the Fuse". p. 145. Retrieved February 14, 2007.
  14. ^ "1991 Pacific Tigers Schedule and Results". Retrieved January 30, 2017.
  15. ^ "1991 - Pacific (CA)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 30, 2017.
  16. ^ "1992 NFL Draft". Retrieved December 7, 2016.
  17. ^ "Pacific Players/Alumni". Retrieved January 30, 2017.
  18. ^ "Draft History: U. of Pacific". Retrieved March 18, 2017.