|1965 Washington Huskies football|
|Conference||Athletic Association of Western Universities|
|1965 record||5–5 (4–3 AAWU)|
|Home stadium||Husky Stadium|
|1965 Athletic Association of Western Universities football standings|
|No. 4 UCLA $||4||–||0||–||0||8||–||2||–||1|
|No. 10 USC||4||–||1||–||0||7||–||2||–||1|
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1965 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1965 NCAA University Division football season. In its ninth season under head coach Jim Owens, the team compiled a 5–5 record, finished in fourth place in the Athletic Association of Western Universities, and outscored its opponents 205 to 185.
Ron Medved and Ralph Winters were the team captains.
|September 18||Idaho*||W 14–9||54,682|
|September 25||at Baylor*||L 14–17||22,000|
|October 2||Ohio State*||L 21–23||54,132|
|October 9||No. 8 USC||L 0–34||57,533|
|October 16||at California||L 12–16||35,000|
|October 23||at Oregon||W 24–20||33,437|
|October 30||Stanford||W 41–8||50,633|
|November 6||at No. 8 UCLA||L 24–28||46,084|
|November 13||Oregon State||W 28–21||53,187|
|November 20||Washington State||W 27–9||57,395|
Professional football draft selections
Three University of Washington Huskies were selected in the 1966 NFL Draft, which lasted twenty rounds with 305 selections. One Husky was selected in the 1966 AFL Draft, which lasted twenty rounds with 181 selections. This was the final year of separate drafts; a common draft was introduced for 1967.
|= Husky Hall of Fame|
|NFL||Mason Mitchell||Halfback||10||146||Dallas Cowboys|
|NFL||Ron Medved||Defensive Back||14||204||Philadelphia Eagles|
|NFL||Steve Orr||Tackle||18||266||Dallas Cowboys|
|AFL||Fred Forsberg||Linebacker||14||121||Denver Broncos|
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- "1966 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 20, 2019.
- "1966 AFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 20, 2019.
- "The Husky Hall of Fame". gohuskies.com. Retrieved October 8, 2019.