1970 Oregon State Beavers football
ConferencePacific-8 Conference
1970 record6–5 (3–4 Pac-8)
Head coach
Home stadiumParker Stadium
Civic Stadium (Portland)
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 Pacific-8 Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Stanford $ 6 1 0     9 3 0
Washington 4 3 0     6 4 0
Oregon 4 3 0     6 4 1
UCLA 4 3 0     6 5 0
California 4 3 0     6 5 0
No. 15 USC 3 4 0     6 4 1
Oregon State 3 4 0     6 5 0
Washington State 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1970 Oregon State Beavers football team represented Oregon State University in the Pacific-8 Conference (Pac-8) during the 1970 NCAA University Division football season. In their sixth season under head coach Dee Andros, the Beavers compiled a 6–5 record (3–4 in Pac-8, tied for sixth), and were outscored 239 to 211.[1] They played five home games on campus at Parker Stadium in Corvallis, with one at Civic Stadium in Portland.

The Beavers defeated rival Oregon in the Civil War game for the seventh straight year.[2][3] This was Oregon State's fifth-straight winning season, but the next was decades away, in 1999.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 12No. 18 UCLAL 9–14 23,520
September 19Iowa*W 21–14 23,279
September 26at No. 14 Oklahoma*W 23–14 54,700
October 3at No. 5 USCL 13–45 57,769
October 10Utah*
  • Parker Stadium
  • Corvallis, OR
W 31–21 23,897
October 17at No. 19 Houston*L 16–19 37,791
October 24Washington
  • Parker Stadium
  • Corvallis, OR
L 20–29 27,911
October 31at No. 6 StanfordL 10–48 65,000
November 7California
  • Parker Stadium
  • Corvallis, OR
W 16–10 20,202
November 14at Washington StateW 28–16 16,300
November 21Oregon
W 24–9 40,299
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
Source:[4]

Roster

References

  1. ^ "1970 Oregon State Beavers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 7, 2016.
  2. ^ Cawood, Neil (November 22, 1970). "Ducks lose Civil War to revitalized Beavers". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). p. 1B.
  3. ^ "OSU shocks Ducks; win 24-9 civil war". The Bulletin. (Bend, Oregon). UPI. November 23, 1970. p. 12.
  4. ^ "2016 Football media guide" (PDF). Oregon State University Athletics. 2016. Retrieved October 23, 2020.