1970 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team

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1970 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1970 record 6–4 (3–1 MVC)
Head coach Claude "Hoot" Gibson (1st season)
Home stadium Skelly Field
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 Missouri Valley Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Louisville $ 4 0 0     8 3 1
Tulsa 3 1 0     6 4 0
Memphis State 2 2 0     6 4 0
North Texas State 1 3 0     3 8 0
Wichita State 0 4 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1970 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team represented the University of Tulsa during the 1970 college football season. In their first year under head coach Claude "Hoot" Gibson, the Golden Hurricane compiled a 6–4 record, 3–1 against conference opponents, and finished in second place in the Missouri Valley Conference.[2][3]

The team's statistical leaders included John Dobbs with 664 passing yards, Josh Ashton with 685 rushing yards, and Jim Butler with 245 receiving yards.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/conferences/mvc/1970.html
  2. ^ "1970 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016.
  3. ^ "1970 Missouri Valley Conference Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016.
  4. ^ "1970 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016.