1962 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1962 Pittsburgh Panthers football
Pitt Panthers wordmark.svg
Conference Independent
1962 record 5–5
Head coach John Michelosen (8th season)
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Southern Miss         9 1 0
Memphis State         8 1 0
Oregon State         9 2 0
No. 9 Penn State         9 2 0
West Texas State         9 2 0
Boston College         8 2 0
Utah State         8 2 0
Villanova         7 3 0
Buffalo         6 3 0
Oregon         6 3 1
Houston         7 4 0
Miami (FL)         7 4 0
Army         6 4 0
Holy Cross         6 4 0
Louisville         6 4 0
Xavier         6 4 0
Florida State         4 3 3
Air Force         5 5 0
Montana         5 5 0
Navy         5 5 0
Notre Dame         5 5 0
Pacific (CA)         5 5 0
Pittsburgh         5 5 0
Rutgers         5 5 0
Syracuse         5 5 0
Texas Western         4 5 0
New Mexico State         4 6 0
Colgate         3 5 1
Idaho         2 6 1
San Jose State         2 8 1
Boston University         2 7 0
Dayton         2 8 0
Detroit         1 8 0
Hardin–Simmons         1 9 0
Colorado State         0 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1962 college football season. The team compiled a 5–5 record under head coach John Michelosen. The team's statistical leaders included Jim Traficant with 611 passing yards and Rick Leeson with 481 rushing yards.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 15 Miami (FL) Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA L 14–23  
September 29 at Baylor Floyd Casey StadiumWaco, TX W 24–14  
October 6 at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA W 26–24  
October 13 West Virginia Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Backyard Brawl) L 8–15  
October 20 UCLA Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 8–6  
October 27 at Navy Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD L 9–32  
November 3 Syracuse Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) W 24–6  
November 10 at Notre Dame Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN (Rivalry) L 22–43  
November 17 at Army Michie StadiumWest Point, NY W 7–6  
November 24 No. 9 Penn State Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) L 0–16  
#Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1962 Pittsburgh Panthers Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. May 21, 2016.