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1921 Rose Bowl

1921 Tournament East-West football game
7th Rose Bowl Game
1 2 3 4 Total
California 7 14 0 7 28
Ohio State 0 0 0 0 0
Date January 1, 1921
Season 1920
Stadium Tournament Park
Location Pasadena, California
MVP Harold Muller (California)
Attendance 42,000
Tournament East-West football game
 < 1920 1922

The 1921 Rose Bowl, known at the time as the Tournament East-West Football Game, is a college football bowl game played on January 1, 1921. It is the seventh Rose Bowl Game. The California Golden Bears defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes by a score of 28-0 in only the second Big Ten versus Pacific Coast Conference (PCC) meeting in a Rose Bowl, the first being 1902 Rose Bowl featuring Michigan and Stanford. California's victory would stand as the only Rose Bowl win for a PCC team over a Big Ten team until the 1953 Rose Bowl.[1]

California finished the season undefeated after handing Ohio State its first loss of the season. The Bears, who outscored their opponents 510-14 for the season, would stay undefeated from 1920 until 1924. Quarterback Harold Muller was named Player of the Game after he completed a 53-yard touchdown pass to Brodie Stephens after receiving a toss from Pesky Sprott. Sprott would score two touchdowns after carrying the ball 20 times for 90 yards.

Ohio State All-American Gaylord Stinchcomb rushed for 82 yards.

Scoring

First Quarter

  • Cal – Sprott, 1-yard run (Toomey kick good)

Second Quarter

  • Cal – Stephens, 37-yard pass from Muller (Toomey kick good)
  • Cal – Sprott, 5-yard run (Toomey kick good)

Fourth Quarter

  • Cal – Deeds, 61-yard run (Toomey kick good)

References

  1. ^ 2009-10 Rose Bowl Media Guide, Pasadena Tournament of Roses, December 2009
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