1972 Villanova Wildcats football team

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1972 Villanova Wildcats football
Conference Independent
1972 record 2–9
Head coach Lou Ferry (3rd season)
Captain Nick Sremenak, Kevin Reilly
Home stadium Villanova Stadium
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Penn State         10 2 0
No. 14 Notre Dame         8 3 0
Utah State         8 3 0
West Virginia         8 4 0
Florida State         7 4 0
Northern Illinois         7 4 0
Rutgers         7 4 0
No. 20 Georgia Tech         7 4 1
Air Force         6 4 0
Army         6 4 0
Virginia Tech         6 4 1
Houston         6 4 1
Tulane         6 5 0
Temple         5 4 0
Colgate         5 4 1
Holy Cross         5 4 1
Syracuse         5 6 0
Miami (FL)         5 6 0
Dayton         4 6 1
Boston College         4 7 0
Navy         4 7 0
South Carolina         4 7 0
Southern Miss         3 7 1
Xavier         2 8 0
Cincinnati         2 9 0
Villanova         2 9 0
Pittsburgh         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Villanova Wildcats football team represented the Villanova University during the 1972 college football season. The head coach was Lou Ferry, coaching his third season with the Wildcats. The team played their home games at Villanova Stadium in Villanova, Pennsylvania.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 9 at West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV L 6–25  
September 16 at Kentucky Stoll Field/McLean StadiumLexington, KY L 7–25  
September 23 William & Mary* Villanova StadiumVillanova, PA W 20–17  
September 30 at Cincinnati Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH L 7–14  
October 7 Boston College Villanova Stadium • Villanova, PA L 20–21  
October 14 at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 7–37  
October 21 Quantico Marines Villanova Stadium • Villanova, PA L 7–13  
October 28 at Holy Cross Fitton FieldWorchester, MA L 9–26  
November 4 Delaware Villanova Stadium • Villanova, PA L 7–14  
November 11 Xavier Villanova Stadium • Villanova, PA W 40–13  
November 18 Temple Villanova Stadium • Villanova, PA L 10–12  

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Roster[edit]

1972 Villanova Wildcats football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 14 Tom Karczewski
T 75 Joe Miller
WR 83 Bob Schaeffer
QB 6 Mike Sunday
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 46 Kevin Reilly
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. ^ "2016 Villanova football Media Guide". Villanova.com. Retrieved June 21, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Villanova Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved June 21, 2017.