College Football Trivia - 2

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  • 1. 
    In 1979, which Syracuse player rushed for a school-record 252 yards?
    • A. 

      Joe Morris

    • B. 

      Bill Hurley

    • C. 

      Ken Kinsey

    • D. 

      Larry Csonka

  • 2. 
    In 1976, who led Tulane to a 2-9 record in his first year as head coach?
    • A. 

      Bennie Ellender

    • B. 

      Andy Pilney

    • C. 

      Vince Gibson

    • D. 

      Larry Smith

  • 3. 
    Who was the only All-American football player for Wake Forest in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      James McDougald

    • B. 

      Bill Armstrong

    • C. 

      Jay Venuto

    • D. 

      Wayne Baumgarner

  • 4. 
    Which coach led West Virginia to a victory in the 1975 Peach Bowl?
    • A. 

      John Ralston

    • B. 

      Bobby Bowden

    • C. 

      Frank Cignetti

    • D. 

      Steve Spurrier

  • 5. 
    Which Wisconsin running back was an all-Big Ten First Team selection from 1973 through 1975?
    • A. 

      Ron Dayne

    • B. 

      Billy Marek

    • C. 

      Dave Mohapp

    • D. 

      Barry Alvarez

  • 6. 
    How many post-season bowl games did the Nebraska Cornhuskers win from 1970 to 1979?
    • A. 

      Four

    • B. 

      Zero

    • C. 

      Ten

    • D. 

      Seven

  • 7. 
    How many bowl games did Virginia's football Cavaliers win between 1970-79?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Ten

    • C. 

      One

    • D. 

      None

  • 8. 
    In 1964, East Carolina's football program joined which conference?
    • A. 

      Southern Conference

    • B. 

      Atlantic 10

    • C. 

      Atlantic Coast Conference

    • D. 

      Colonial Athletic Association

  • 9. 
    In 1967, who did Purdue defeat in the Rose Bowl?
    • A. 

      UCLA

    • B. 

      University Of Oregon

    • C. 

      Stanford University

    • D. 

      University Of Southern California

  • 10. 
    In the 1978 Fiesta Bowl, Arkansas tied which school, 10-10?
    • A. 

      USC

    • B. 

      Oregon

    • C. 

      Washington

    • D. 

      UCLA

  • 11. 
    Who was a 4-year quarterback and 2-time team MVP for Minnesota football in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      Art Shell

    • B. 

      Marvin Lewis

    • C. 

      Dan Shula

    • D. 

      Tony Dungy

  • 12. 
    Which of the following was not one of Purdue's three runners-up in the Heisman Trophy voting in the 1960's?
    • A. 

      Leroy Keyes

    • B. 

      Stan Brown

    • C. 

      Mike Phipps

    • D. 

      Bob Griese

  • 13. 
    In 1972, which BC football player set a team record with 253 rushing yards in a game?
    • A. 

      Phil Bennett

    • B. 

      William Green

    • C. 

      Derrick Knight

    • D. 

      Mike Cloud

  • 14. 
    What 1977 game was the University of Minnesota's only bowl appearance of the decade?
    • A. 

      Holiday Bowl

    • B. 

      Hall of Fame Bowl

    • C. 

      Tangerine Bowl

    • D. 

      Peach Bowl

  • 15. 
    Who coached the Clemson Tigers from 1940-1969?
    • A. 

      Franklin Bruno

    • B. 

      Frank Howard

    • C. 

      Frank Black

    • D. 

      Howard Jones

  • 16. 
    Which Michigan State defensive lineman inspired the famous chant, "Kill Bubba, Kill"?
    • A. 

      Bubba Jones

    • B. 

      Bubba Franklin

    • C. 

      Bubba Jackson

    • D. 

      Bubba Smith

  • 17. 
    In what year did Florida State's Osceola and Renegade make their first appearance?
    • A. 

      1978

    • B. 

      1979

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1972

  • 18. 
    From where did Clemson's famous "Howard's Rock" originate?
    • A. 

      Alaska

    • B. 

      Appalachia

    • C. 

      Death Valley

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 19. 
    Against which team did Florida State play in the 1971 Fiesta Bowl?
    • A. 

      Texas Tech

    • B. 

      Tennessee

    • C. 

      Arizona

    • D. 

      Nebraska

  • 20. 
    Which conference was the Mississippi State Bulldogs affiliated with in 1963?
    • A. 

      Panhandle Conference

    • B. 

      Southern Intercollegiate

    • C. 

      Southeastern Conference

    • D. 

      Southern Conference

  • 21. 
    Which coach led Oregon to a win over SMU in the 1963 Sun Bowl?
    • A. 

      Len Casanova

    • B. 

      Hayden Fry

    • C. 

      Joe Paterno

    • D. 

      Bud Wilkinson

  • 22. 
    How many national titles did the USC football program win in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 23. 
    Which Louisiana Tech player was the first player selected in the 1970 NFL Draft?
    • A. 

      Maxie Lambright

    • B. 

      Terry Bradshaw

    • C. 

      Mike Barber

    • D. 

      Fred Dean

  • 24. 
    Which Virginia football coach was NOT head coach during the 1970's?
    • A. 

      Sonny Randle

    • B. 

      Dick Bestwick

    • C. 

      George Blackburn

    • D. 

      Al Groh

  • 25. 
    What was the name of the Boise State University football stadium, dedicated in 1970?
    • A. 

      Olympia Stadium

    • B. 

      Boise Stadium

    • C. 

      Bronco Stadium

    • D. 

      Lang Stadium

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