1967 Arizona Wildcats football
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
1967 record3–6–1 (1–4 WAC)
Head coach
Home stadiumArizona Stadium
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 Western Athletic Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 6 Wyoming $ 5 0 0 10 1 0
Arizona State 4 1 0 8 2 0
BYU 3 2 0 6 4 0
Utah 2 3 0 4 7 0
Arizona 1 4 0 3 6 1
New Mexico 0 5 0 1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 Arizona Wildcats football team represented the University of Arizona in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) during the 1967 NCAA University Division football season. In their first season under head coach Darrell Mudra, the Wildcats compiled a 3–6–1 record (1–4 against WAC opponents), finished in fourth place in the WAC, and were outscored by their opponents, 231 to 162.[1][2] The team played its home games in Arizona Stadium in Tucson, Arizona.

A major highlight of the season occurred in late September, when the Wildcats captured an upset win at Ohio State, which was one of the biggest wins for the program at the time.[3]

The team's statistical leaders included Mark Reed with 759 passing yards, David Barajas with 337 rushing yards, and Roger Brautigan with 247 receiving yards.[4]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 16WyomingL 17–36
September 30at Ohio State*W 14–7
October 7at Missouri*L 3–17
October 14UTEP*
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
T 9–9
October 21Utah
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
L 29–33
October 28 No. 10 Indiana*
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
L 7–42
November 4New Mexico
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ (rivalry)
W 48–13
November 11at BYUL 14–17
November 18Air Force*
  • Arizona Stadium
  • Tucson, AZ
W 14–10
November 25at Arizona StateL 7–47
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game

Season notes

References

  1. ^ "1967 Arizona Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 6, 2016.
  2. ^ "Arizona Football 2016 Media Guide" (PDF). University of Arizona. 2016. p. 106. Retrieved September 6, 2016.
  3. ^ "Arizona stuns Buckeyes, 14–7". Arizona Daily Star. October 1, 1967.
  4. ^ "1967 Arizona Wildcats Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 6, 2016.