San Jose State football tied to momentous time in Hawaii history
By Bob Sigall
Oct. 13, 2017
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COURTESY LA TORRE, THE SAN JOSE STATE 1942 YEARBOOK
On Nov. 25, 1941, member of the San Jose State College and Willamette University football teams, top, boarded the Lurline to come to Hawaii to play. Instead of fun and relaxation, they were swept up in the defense of Oahu after the Japanese attack on Dec. 7.