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1999 California Golden Bears football team

The 1999 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 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their third year under head coach Tom Holmoe, the Golden Bears compiled a 4–7 record (3–5 against Pac-10 opponents), finished in a tie for sixth place in the Pac-10, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined score of 254 to 180.[1][2]

1999 California Golden Bears football
ConferencePacific-10
1999 record0–7, 4 wins vacated (0–5 Pac-10, 3 wins vacated)
Head coachTom Holmoe (3rd season)
Home stadiumCalifornia Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 75,028)
Seasons
← 1998
2000 →
1999 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Stanford $   7 1         8 4  
No. 19 Oregon   6 2         9 3  
Washington   6 2         7 5  
Arizona State   5 3         6 6  
Oregon State   4 4         7 5  
Arizona   3 5         6 6  
USC   3 5         6 6  
California   3 5         4 7  
UCLA   2 6         4 7  
Washington State   1 7         3 9  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • Cal later vacated 4 wins (3 in conference) due to NCAA sanctions.
Rankings from AP Poll

Cal was forced to vacate all four wins of the 1999 season for altering the grades of two players.[3]

The team's statistical leaders included Kyle Boller with 1,303 passing yards, Joe Igber with 694 rushing yards, and Michael Ainsworth with 499 receiving yards.[4]

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 42:30 p.m.Rutgers*FSNBAW 21–735,200
September 1112:30 p.m.at No. 5 Nebraska*ABCL 0–4577,617
September 252:30 p.m.Arizona State
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
W 24–23 (vacated)44,500
October 21:00 p.m.at Washington StateL 7–3127,682
October 94:00 p.m.at No. 24 BYU*ABCL 28–3865,617
October 1612:30 p.m.at UCLAABCW 17–0 (vacated)55,559
October 2312:30 p.m.Washington
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
L 27–3143,000
October 303:30 p.m.USC
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
FSNW 17–7 (vacated)54,000
November 63:30 p.m.at Oregon StateFSNL 7–1735,520
November 1312:30 p.m.No. 10 Oregon
  • California Memorial Stadium
  • Berkeley, CA
L 19–2438,000
November 2012:30 p.m.at StanfordL 13–3180,746
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Pacific time

[5]

Game summariesEdit

USCEdit

1 234Total
USC 0 070 7
• California 0 737 17

[6]

RosterEdit

1999 California Golden Bears football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 7 Kyle Boller Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
CB 8 Deltha O'Neal Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Roster
Last update: 2001-04-17

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1999 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. ^ "Forfeits and Vacated Games". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 22, 2016.
  4. ^ "1999 California Golden Bears Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 21, 2016.
  5. ^ http://www.calbears.com/sports/m-footbl/archive/cal-m-footbl-1999.html[permanent dead link]
  6. ^ USA Today