1971 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team

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1971 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1971 record 4–7 (2–1 MVC)
Head coach Claude "Hoot" Gibson (2nd season)
Home stadium Skelly Field
Seasons
← 1970
1972 →
1971 Missouri Valley Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
North Texas State $ 3 1 0     3 8 0
Drake 2 1 0     7 4 0
Memphis State 2 1 0     5 6 0
Tulsa 2 1 0     4 7 0
Louisville 3 2 0     6 3 1
West Texas State 1 2 0     2 9 0
Wichita State 0 4 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1971 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team represented the University of Tulsa during the 1971 college football season. In their second year under head coach Claude "Hoot" Gibson, the Golden Hurricane compiled a 4–7 record, 2–1 against conference opponents, and finished in fourth place in the Missouri Valley Conference.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Todd Starks with 1,687 passing yards, Mike Ridley with 311 rushing yards, and Jim Butler with 486 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1971 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1971 Missouri Valley Conference Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1971 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016.