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The 1931 All-Pacific Coast football team consists of American football players chosen by various organizations for All-Pacific Coast teams for the 1931 college football season. The organizations selecting teams in 1934 included the Associated Press (AP),[1] the Newspaper Enterprise Association,[2] and the United Press (UP).[3]

All-Pacific Coast selections



  • Bud Toscani, St. Mary's (AP-1; UP-1)
  • Erny Pinckert, USC (AP-1; NEA-1; UP-1) (College Football Hall of Fame)
  • Merle Hufford, Washington (NEA-1)


  • Ralston "Rusty" Gill, California (AP-1; NEA-1; UP-1)


  • Ralph Stone, California (AP-1; NEA-1; UP-1)
  • Leonard Wellendorf, UCLA (AP-1)
  • Ray Sparling, USC (UP-1)
  • Garrett Arbelbide, USC (NEA-1)


  • Paul Schwegler, Washington (AP-1; NEA-1; UP-1) (College Football Hall of Fame)
  • Ernie Smith, USC (AP-1)
  • Bill Morgan, Oregon (UP-1)
  • Turk Edwards, Washington State (NEA-1) (College and Pro Football Halls of Fame)


  • Johnny Baker, USC (AP-1; NEA-1; UP-1) (College Football Hall of Fame)
  • Bill Fisher, St. Mary's (AP-1; UP-1)
  • Bill Corbus, Stanford (NEA-1) (College Football Hall of Fame)


  • Stan Williamson, USC (AP-1; NEA-1; UP-1)


AP = Associated Press[1]

NEA = Newspaper Enterprise Association, "picked by votes of sports writers on western NEA Service newspapers"[2]

UP = United Press[3]

Bold = Consensus first-team selection by at least two of the AP, NEA and UP

See also