1972 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1972 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Ivy League
1972 record 7–2 (5–2 Ivy)
Head coach Carmen Cozza (8th season)
Home stadium Yale Bowl
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 Ivy League football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Dartmouth $ 5 1 1     7 1 1
Yale 5 2 0     7 2 0
Penn 4 3 0     6 3 0
Cornell 4 3 0     6 3 0
Harvard 3 3 1     4 4 1
Princeton 2 4 1     3 5 1
Columbia 2 4 1     3 5 1
Brown 1 6 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1972 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by eighth year head coach Carmen Cozza, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished in second place in the Ivy League with a 5–2 record, 7–2 overall.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 30 Connecticut* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 28–7  
October 7 Colgate* Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 27–7  
October 14 Brown Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 53–19  
October 21 Columbia Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 28–14  
October 28 at Cornell Schoellkopf FieldIthaca, NY L 13–24  
November 4 Dartmouth Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 45–14  
November 11 at Penn No. 20 Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA (Rivalry) L 30–48  
November 18 Princeton Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) W 31–7  
November 25 at Harvard Harvard StadiumBoston, MA (The Game) W 28–17  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1972 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved August 7, 2017.