1972 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1972 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1972 record 3–8 (0–6 SEC)
Head coach Bill Pace (6th season)
Home stadium Dudley Field
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 7 Alabama $ 7 1 0     10 2 0
No. 5 Auburn 6 1 0     10 1 0
No. 11 LSU 4 1 1     9 2 1
No. 8 Tennessee 4 2 0     10 2 0
Georgia 4 3 0     7 4 0
Florida 3 3 1     5 5 1
Ole Miss 2 5 0     5 5 0
Kentucky 2 5 0     3 8 0
Mississippi State 1 6 0     4 7 0
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University in the 1972 college football season. The Commodores were led by head coach Bill Pace in his sixth season and finished the season with a record of three wins and eight losses (3–8 overall, 0–6 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 9 Chattanooga* Dudley FieldNashville, Tennessee W 24–7  
September 23 Mississippi State Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee L 6–10  
September 30 at No. 6 Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, Alabama L 21–48  
October 7 Virginia* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee W 10–7  
October 14 at William & Mary* Cary FieldWilliamsburg, Virginia W 21–17  
October 21 at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia (Rivalry) L 3–28  
October 28 Ole Miss Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 7–31  
November 11 at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, Kentucky (Rivalry) L 13–14  
November 18 Tulane* Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee L 7–21  
November 25 at Tampa* Tampa StadiumTampa, Florida L 7–30  
December 2 No. 12 Tennessee Dudley Field • Nashville, Tennessee (Rivalry) L 10–30  
*Non-conference game.
  • Source: 1972 Vanderbilt football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1972 Vanderbilt Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 20, 2015.