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1993 California Golden Bears football team

The 1993 California Golden Bears football team was an American football team that represented the University of California, Berkeley in the Pacific-10 Conference (Pac-10) during the 1993 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their second year under head coach Keith Gilbertson, the Golden Bears compiled a 9–4 record (4–4 against Pac-10 opponents), finished in a tie for fifth place in the Pac-10, and outscored their opponents by a combined score of 411 to 303.[1][2]

1993 California Golden Bears football
Alamo Bowl champion
Alamo Bowl, W 37–3 vs. Iowa
ConferencePacific-10 Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 24
APNo. 25
1993 record9–4 (4–4 Pac-10)
Head coachKeith Gilbertson (2nd season)
Home stadiumCalifornia Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1992
1994 →
1993 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Arizona + 6 2 0     10 2 0
No. 18 UCLA + 6 2 0     8 4 0
USC + 6 2 0     8 5 0
Washington 5 3 0     7 4 0
No. 25 California 4 4 0     9 4 0
Arizona State 4 4 0     6 5 0
Washington State 3 5 0     5 6 0
Oregon 2 6 0     5 6 0
Stanford 2 6 0     4 7 0
Oregon State 2 6 0     4 7 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The team's statistical leaders included Dave Barr with 2,619 passing yards, Lindsey Chapman with 1,037 rushing yards, and Mike Caldwell with 962 receiving yards.[3]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 4at UCLAW 27–2553,634
September 11San Diego State*PrimeW 45–2542,000[4]
September 18at Temple*No. 21W 58–0
September 25San Jose State*No. 20
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
W 46–13
October 2OregonNo. 17
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
W 42–4134,000[5]
October 9No. 13 WashingtonNo. 16
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
ABCL 23–2455,000[6]
October 16at Washington StateNo. 21L 7–3430,117[7]
October 30USC
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
L 14–4256,000[8]
November 6at Arizona StateL 0–41
November 13No. 13 Arizona
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
W 24–2035,000[9]
November 20at StanfordW 46–1782,500
November 27at Hawaii*W 42–1841,260[10]
December 31vs. Iowa*ESPNW 37–345,716
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

[11]

RosterEdit

  • Na'il Benjamin (offense)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1993 California Golden Bears Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
  2. ^ "California 2015 Football Information Guide" (PDF). CalBears.com. Cal Golden Bears Athletics. p. 166. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 26, 2016. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
  3. ^ "1993 California Golden Bears Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
  4. ^ "History". 2016 San Diego State Football (PDF). San Diego State Athletics. p. 179.
  5. ^ Oregon Football 2015 Media Guide (PDF). University of Oregon Athletics. p. 135.
  6. ^ 2017 Washington Football Information (PDF). University of Washington Athletics. p. 201.
  7. ^ '16 Cougar Football (PDF). Washington State University Athletics. p. 81.
  8. ^ USC Football 2017 Media Guide (PDF). University of Southern California Athletics. p. 71.
  9. ^ Arizona Football 2016 Media Guide (PDF). University of Arizona. p. 108.
  10. ^ Hawaii Rainbow Warrior Football 2016 Media Guide. University of Hawaii Athletics. p. 129.
  11. ^ 2015 Football Information Guide (PDF). Cal Athletics. 2015. p. 167. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-10-26.