1987 Long Beach State 49ers football team

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1987 Long Beach State 49ers football
Conference Pacific Coast Athletic Association
1987 record4–7 (2–5 PCAA)
Head coach
Home stadium Veterans Stadium
(Capacity: 11,600)
Seasons
  1986
1988  
1987 Pacific Coast Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
San Jose State $700  1020
Fresno State 430  650
Cal State Fullerton 430  660
UNLV 430  560
Utah State 430  560
Pacific (CA) 340  470
Long Beach State 250  470
New Mexico State 070  290
  • $ Conference champion

The 1987 Long Beach State 49ers football team represented California State University, Long Beach [note 1] during the 1987 NCAA Division I-A football season.

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Cal State Long Beach competed in the Pacific Coast Athletic Association. [note 2] The team was led by first-year head coach Larry Reisbig, and played home games at Veterans Stadium adjacent to the campus of Long Beach City College in Long Beach, California. They finished the season with a record of four wins and seven losses (4–7, 2–5 PCAA).

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 51:00 pm Montana State *W 51–153,606 [1]
September 127:00 pm Weber State [note 3] *
  • Veteran's Stadium
  • Long Beach, California
W 30–76,109 [2]
September 191:00 pmat Cal State Fullerton L 12–316,919 [3]
September 2610:00 amat No. 14 Michigan *L 0–49101,714 [4]
October 16:00 pmat Fresno State [note 4] ESPN L 7–3032,215 [5]
October 108:00 pmat Pacific (CA) ESPNW 9–69,747 [6]
October 171:00 pm New Mexico State Dagger-14-plain.png
  • Veteran's Stadium
  • Long Beach, California
W 33–66,309 [7]
October 247:00 pmat San Diego State *L 42–5223,625 [8]
November 77:00 pmat UNLV L 17–3016,071 [9]
November 141:00 pm San Jose State
  • Veteran's Stadium
  • Long Beach, California
L 16–445,027 [10]
November 211:00 pm Utah State
  • Veteran's Stadium
  • Long Beach, California
L 14–172,659 [11]
  • *Non-conference game
  • Dagger-14-plain.pngHomecoming
  • Rankings from no poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Pacific time

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Team players in the NFL

No Long Beach State 49ers were selected in the 1988 NFL Draft. [14]

Notes

  1. The official name of Long Beach State has been California State University, Long Beach since 1972. However, it is still commonly known as Long Beach State.
  2. The Big West Conference was known as the Pacific Coast Athletic Association from its founding in 1969 through 1987.
  3. Weber State University was known as Weber State College from 1962 to 1990.
  4. The official name of Fresno State has been California State University, Fresno since 1972. However, it is still commonly known as Fresno State.

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