OSU’s 3-0 win in this game against the No. 1 Trojans, along with a previous win over then No. 2 Purdue and a tie against No. 2 UCLA a week earlier, earned the 1967 Beaver football team the moniker “Giant Killers.” Oregon State finished the season with a record of 7-2-1 and ranked no. 7 in the Associated Press poll.