1972 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team

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1972 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football
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Middle Three champion
Conference Middle Three Conference
1972 record 6–5 (2–0 Middle Three)
Head coach John F. Bateman (13th season)
Home stadium Rutgers Stadium
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →

The 1972 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team represented Rutgers University in the 1972 college football season. In their 13th and final season under head coach John F. Bateman, the Scarlet Knights compiled a 7–4 record. The team won the Middle Three Conference championship and outscored their opponents 290 to 171.[1][2] The team's statistical leaders included Leo Gasienica with 1,409 passing yards, J. J. Jennings with 1,262 rushing yards, and Tom Sweeney with 369 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1972 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 12, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Rutgers Yearly Results (1970-1974)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved June 12, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1972 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 12, 2016.