The History Of College Football

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College Football Quizzes & Trivia

This test will assess your knowledge about College Football Passing.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which coach left Northwestern in 1963 to coach Notre Dame the following year?
    • A. 

      Hugh Devore

    • B. 

      Lou Saban

    • C. 

      Ara Parseghian

    • D. 

      Dan Devine

  • 2. 
    Which Michigan coach began his head coaching career with a 6-24-3 record at Illinois?
    • A. 

      Bo Schembechler

    • B. 

      John Mackovic

    • C. 

      Lloyd Carr

    • D. 

      Gary Moeller

  • 3. 
    How many post-season bowl games did the University of Illinois play in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      0

    • D. 

      2

  • 4. 
    Who did the Arkansas Razorbacks defeat in the Cotton Bowl the first day of 1965?
    • A. 

      LSU Tigers

    • B. 

      Nebraska Cornhuskers

    • C. 

      Duke Blue Devils

    • D. 

      Oklahoma Sooners

  • 5. 
    When did Warren Woodson coach the New Mexico State Aggies to a Border Conference win?
    • A. 

      1960

    • B. 

      1964

    • C. 

      1962

    • D. 

      1965

  • 6. 
    How many bowl games did the Oklahoma State Cowboys play in during the 1960's?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      0

  • 7. 
    What team spoiled the Razorbacks' 22 game winning streak at the 1965 Cotton Bowl?
    • A. 

      Michigan State

    • B. 

      UCLA

    • C. 

      Texas

    • D. 

      LSU

  • 8. 
    What New Mexico State player won back-to-back NCAA rushing titles in 1961 and 1962?
    • A. 

      Charley Johnson

    • B. 

      James Pilot

    • C. 

      Pervis Atkins

    • D. 

      Bob Gaiters

  • 9. 
    What Northwestern football coach posted back-to-back 1-10 seasons in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      Alex Agase

    • B. 

      John Pont

    • C. 

      Rick Venturi

    • D. 

      Dennis Green

  • 10. 
    What other sports team shared BC's Alumni stadium for a few years in the 1960's?
    • A. 

      Boston Red Sox

    • B. 

      Harvard Crimson

    • C. 

      Northeastern Huskies

    • D. 

      Boston Patriots

  • 11. 
    In which year did Alabama defeat Nebraska 34 to 7 in the Sugar Bowl?
    • A. 

      1960

    • B. 

      1964

    • C. 

      1966

    • D. 

      1969

  • 12. 
    In 1979 Arizona lost in the Fiesta bowl to which team?
    • A. 

      Nebraska

    • B. 

      Auburn

    • C. 

      Pittsburgh

    • D. 

      North Carolina

  • 13. 
    How many times did Georgia Tech go to the Peach Bowl in the 1970's?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      3

  • 14. 
    Florida State's 1977 winner of the Bob Crenshaw Award played which position?
    • A. 

      Safety

    • B. 

      Linebacker

    • C. 

      Defensive Back

    • D. 

      Offensive Tackle

  • 15. 
    In what season did quarterback Bob Schweickert help lead the Virginia Tech football team to an 8-2 record?
    • A. 

      1963

    • B. 

      1964

    • C. 

      1969

    • D. 

      1966

  • 16. 
    How many career kick-off returns did Georgia Tech's Drew Hill (1975-1978) have?
    • A. 

      59

    • B. 

      49

    • C. 

      94

    • D. 

      84

  • 17. 
    Who won Texas Tech's football MVP Award in 1975?
    • A. 

      Joe Barnes

    • B. 

      Kevin Felix

    • C. 

      Pat Felux

    • D. 

      Donald Rives

  • 18. 
    What is the 2006 NCAA rule on the height of the kicking tee?
    • A. 

      Three Inches Above The Ground

    • B. 

      One-half Inch Above The Ground

    • C. 

      Level With The Ground

    • D. 

      One Inch Above The Ground

  • 19. 
    Which is true about the Big Ten's first week of the 2006-07 NCAA football season?
    • A. 

      7 New Coaches Started

    • B. 

      Two Teams Were Shut Out

    • C. 

      All Teams Won

    • D. 

      All Teams Lost

  • 20. 
    What was Notre Dame's football team known as before they were called the "Fighting Irish"?
    • A. 

      The Titans

    • B. 

      The Ramblers

    • C. 

      The Dodgers

    • D. 

      The Fighting Scots

  • 21. 
    In college football, who is responsible for the line-to-gain indicator and the down indicator?
    • A. 

      Linesman

    • B. 

      Line Judge

    • C. 

      Referee

    • D. 

      Umpire

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is not part of a six-man officiating crew in college football?
    • A. 

      A Field Judge

    • B. 

      A Side Judge

    • C. 

      A Referee

    • D. 

      A Back Judge

  • 23. 
    Prior to 2007, what was the Division 1A record for all-time wins for a single team?
    • A. 

      600

    • B. 

      400

    • C. 

      1200

    • D. 

      860

  • 24. 
    Prior to 2007, what was the highest number of points that any team in Division 1A had scored?
    • A. 

      29180

    • B. 

      440

    • C. 

      300030

    • D. 

      1113

  • 25. 
    What was the single-game record for pass receptions in Division 1A in the year 2000?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      90

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