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1966 Wyoming Cowboys football
WAC Champions
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 15
APNo. Not ranked
1966 record10-1 (5-0 WAC)
Head coachLloyd Eaton
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →

The 1966 Wyoming Cowboys football team represented the University of Wyoming in the 1966 NCAA football season. The Cowboys offense scored 355 points while the defense allowed 89 points. Led by head coach Lloyd Eaton, the Cowboys competed in the 1966 Sun Bowl. The Cowboys had the nation's best rushing defense.[1]

ScheduleEdit

Game Date Opponent Result Cowboys points Opponents Record
1 Sept. 17 @ Arizona Win 13 0 1-0
2 Sept. 24 Air Force Win 23 6 2-0
3 Oct. 1 Colorado State Win 36 6 3-0
4 Oct. 8 Brigham Young Win 40 7 4-0
5 Oct. 15 @ Utah Win 37 7 5-0
6 Oct. 22 Wichita State Win 35 10 6-0
7 Oct. 29 @ Colorado State Loss 10 12 6-1
8 Nov. 5 @ San Jose State Win 55 0 7-1
9 Nov. 12 @ New Mexico Win 31 7 8-1
10 Nov. 19 @ Texas El-Paso Win 47 14 9-1
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1966 Team Players in the NFLEdit

The following were selected in the 1967 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Overall NFL Team
Ronald Billingsley Defensive Tackle 114 San Diego Chargers
Rick Egloff Quarterback6 155 Oakland Raiders
Don Klacking Running Back 8 203 Philadelphia Eagles
Mike Davenport Running Back 17428 Pittsburgh Steelers
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