1966 Missouri Tigers football team

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1966 Missouri Tigers football
Conference Big Eight Conference
1966 record 6–3–1 (4–2–1 Big 8)
Head coach Dan Devine
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
« 1965 1967 »

Template:1966 Big 8 football standings The 1966 Missouri Tigers football team represented the University of Missouri during the 1966 college football season.


Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 17 Minnesota* Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO W 24–0  
September 24 at Illinois* Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL W 21–14  
October 1 at #2 UCLA* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 15–24  
October 8 at Kansas State KSU StadiumManhattan, KS W 27–0  
October 15 Oklahoma State Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO W 7–0  
October 22 Iowa State Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO (Telephone Trophy) T 10–10  
October 29 at #8 Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE L 0–35  
November 5 Colorado Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO L 0–26  
November 12 at Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK W 10–7  
November 19 Kansas Memorial Stadium • Columbia, MO W 7–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.


Game summaries


The 75th meeting between the two rivals was a defensive struggle that was finally broken in the third quarter. On third-and-seven from their own 46, Earl Denny caught a pass from Gary Kombrink in stride at the Kansas 38 and went in to score.[2]


  1. College Football @ Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2014-Aug-18.
  2. Eugene-Register Guard. 1966 Nov 20.