|1966 Wyoming Cowboys football|
Sun Bowl champion
|Conference||Western Athletic Conference|
|1966 record||10–1 (5–0 WAC)|
|Head coach||Lloyd Eaton (5th season)|
|Home stadium||War Memorial Stadium|
|1966 WAC football standings|
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1966 Wyoming Cowboys football team represented the University of Wyoming in the 1966 college football season. Led by fifth-year head coach Lloyd Eaton, they were members of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) and played their home games on campus at War Memorial Stadium in Laramie.
Led on offense by senior quarterback Rick Egloff and junior running back Jim Kiick, Wyoming defeated Florida State 24–16 in the Sun Bowl at El Paso, Texas; Defensive tackle Ron Billingsley was a first round pick in the 1967 NFL/AFL Draft, the fourteenth overall selection.
|September 17||at Air Force*||W 13–0|
|September 24||Arizona State||W 23–6|
|October 1||Arizona||W 36–6|
|October 8||Utah||W 40–7|
|October 15||New Mexico||W 37–7|
|October 22||Utah State*||W 35–10|
|October 29||at Colorado State*||No. 10||L 10–12|
|November 5||at Wichita State*||W 55–0|
|November 12||at Texas Western*||W 31–7|
|November 19||at BYU||W 47–14|
|December 24||vs. Florida State*||W 28–20||24,381|
- The AP rankings included only the top ten this season; the final poll was released in late November.
|Ron Billingsley||Defensive tackle||1||14||San Diego Chargers|
|Rick Egloff||Quarterback||6||155||Oakland Raiders|
|Don Klacking||Running back||8||203||Philadelphia Eagles|
|Mike Davenport||Running back||17||428||Pittsburgh Steelers|
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-05-14. Retrieved 2015-12-17.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
- "Cowboys ride herd over Seminoles". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). Associated Press. December 25, 1966. p. 1B.
- "Wyoming forgets TV to win, 28-20". Milwaukee Sentinel. Associated Press. December 25, 1966. p. 8, part 2.
- "Wyoming wins Duel in Sun". Milwaukee Journal. wire services. December 25, 1966. p. 2, sports.
- DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Lloyd W. Eaton, 1966". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 9, 2013.
- "1967 NFL Draft". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved November 9, 2013.