1971 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1971 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Ivy League
1971 record 4–5 (3–4 Ivy)
Head coach Carmen Cozza (7th season)
Home stadium Yale Bowl
Seasons
← 1970
1972 →
1971 Ivy League football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Dartmouth + 6 1 0     8 1 0
Cornell + 6 1 0     8 1 0
Columbia 5 2 0     6 3 0
Harvard 4 3 0     5 4 0
Yale 3 4 0     4 5 0
Princeton 3 4 0     4 5 0
Penn 1 6 0     2 7 0
Brown 0 7 0     0 9 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1971 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1971 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by seventh year head coach Carmen Cozza, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished tied for fifth place in the Ivy League with a 3–4 record, 4–5 overall.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 25 Connecticut* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 23–0  
October 2 Colgate* Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT L 21–28  
October 9 at Brown Brown StadiumProvidence, RI (Rivalry) W 17–10  
October 16 at Columbia Baker FieldNew York, NY L 14–15  
October 23 Cornell Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT L 10–31  
October 30 at Dartmouth Memorial FieldHanover, NH L 15–17  
November 6 Penn Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 24–14  
November 13 at Princeton Palmer StadiumPrinceton, NJ (Rivalry) W 10–6  
November 20 Harvard Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (The Game) L 16–35  
*Non-conference game.

Roster[edit]

1971 Yale Bulldogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 25 Dick Jauron Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1971 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved August 7, 2017.