1970 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1970 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Conference
1970 record 5–6 (4–2 SoCon)
Head coach Red Parker (5th season)
Home stadium Johnson Hagood Stadium
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
William & Mary $   3 1         5 7  
The Citadel   4 2         5 6  
Furman   3 2         8 3  
East Carolina   2 2         3 8  
Richmond   3 3         4 6  
Davidson   2 4         2 8  
VMI   1 4         1 10  
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1970 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1970 college football season. Red Parker served as head coach for the fifth season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Conference and played home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium.[1][2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 12 at Clemson* Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina L 0–24   34,000
September 19 at Vanderbilt* Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee L 0–52    
September 26 East Carolina Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, South Carolina W 31–0    
October 3 at Arkansas State* Jonesboro, Arkansas L 7–24    
October 10 at William & Mary Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 16–7    
October 17 Bucknell* Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, South Carolina W 42–28    
October 24 VMI Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, South Carolina (Rivalry) W 56–9    
October 31 Richmond Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, South Carolina L 14–31    
November 7 at Chattanooga* Chamberlain FieldChattanooga, Tennessee L 28–29    
November 14 at Furman Sirrine StadiumGreenville, South Carolina (Rivalry) L 21–28    
November 21 Davidsondagger Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, South Carolina W 44–9    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

NFL Draft selections[edit]

Year Round Pick Overall Name Team Position
1970 1 12 12 John Small Atlanta Falcons Linebacker

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 151. Retrieved January 24, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Retrieved January 24, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 24, 2016.