1959 Arizona State Sun Devils football team Article

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1959 Arizona State Sun Devils football
Border champion
Conference Border Conference
1959 record10–1 (5–0 Border)
Head coach Frank Kush (2nd season)
Home stadium Sun Devil Stadium
Seasons
←  1958
1960 →
1959 Border Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Arizona State $ 5 0 0     10 1 0
Arizona 2 1 0     4 6 0
New Mexico State 2 2 0     8 3 0
Hardin–Simmons 2 2 0     3 7 0
Texas Western 2 3 0     3 7 0
West Texas State 0 5 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1959 Arizona State Sun Devils football team was an American football team that represented Arizona State University in the Border Conference during the 1959 college football season. In their second season under head coach Frank Kush, the Sun Devils compiled a 10–1 record (5–0 against Border opponents), won the conferenceb championship and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 272 to 151. [1] [2]

The team's statistical leaders included Frank Urban with 536 passing yards, Nolan Jones with 689 rushing yards, and Bob Rembert with 232 receiving yards. [3]

References

  1. ^ "1959 Arizona State Sun Devils Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 26, 2016.
  2. ^ "2016 ASU Football Media Guide". Arizona State University. 2016. p. 121.
  3. ^ "1959 Arizona State Sun Devils Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 26, 2016.