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Pacific (CA) 24, Iowa State 7

"Thanks for scheduling a breather," defensive tackle Jim Escobedo said jokingly to coach Bob Toledo after a 24-7 upset.

The Tigers were 17-point underdogs but held Cyclones to 153 yds in TO while gaining 326 of their own.

Pacific's Sander Markel connected on 21/37 for 185 yds, 11 to TE Mike House for 90 yds.


  • Sports Illustrated. 15 Oct 1979.