1933 Rose Bowl
19th Rose Bowl Game
1234 Total
USC 70721 35
Pittsburgh 0000 0
DateJanuary 2, 1933
StadiumRose Bowl Stadium
LocationPasadena, California
MVPHomer Griffith (QB) – USC
RefereeDexter Very
Rose Bowl
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The 1933 Rose Bowl was the 19th Rose Bowl game, an American post-season college football game that was played on a day after New Year's Day 1933 in Pasadena, California. It featured two undefeated teams, the Pittsburgh Panthers against the USC Trojans.[1]


First Quarter

Third Quarter

Fourth Quarter

Game notes

Losing by 35 points, Pittsburgh set a school record of worst defeat up to this time.


  1. ^ 2009 Kickoff Luncheon and Rose Bowl Hall of Fame Induction program