1972 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team

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1972 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1972 record 4–7 (3–1 MVC)
Head coach Claude "Hoot" Gibson
F. A. Dry
Home stadium Skelly Field
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 Missouri Valley Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 18 Louisville + 4 1 0     9 1 0
Drake + 4 1 0     7 5 0
West Texas State 3 1 0     5 5 0
Tulsa 3 1 0     4 7 0
Memphis State 3 2 0     5 5 1
Wichita State 2 4 0     6 5 0
New Mexico State 1 3 0     2 9 0
North Texas State 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team represented the University of Tulsa during the 1972 college football season. The Golden Hurricane compiled a 4–7 record, 3–1 against conference opponents, and finished in fourth place in the Missouri Valley Conference, the team began the season in its third year under Claude "Hoot" Gibson and went 1–5 in games under Gibson. Prior to the end of the season, Gibson was replaced by F. A. Dry and went 3–2 under Dry.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Todd Starks with 1,201 passing yards, Ed White with 675 rushing yards, and Drew Pearson with 690 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1972 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1972 Missouri Valley Conference Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1972 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 29, 2016.