1973 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team

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1973 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football
Missouri Valley Conference co-champion
Conference Missouri Valley Conference
1973 record 6–5 (5–1 MVC)
Head coach F. A. Dry (2nd season)
Home stadium Skelly Field
Seasons
← 1972
1974 →
1973 Missouri Valley Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Tulsa + 5 1 0     6 5 0
North Texas State + 5 1 0     5 5 1
Louisville 3 2 0     5 6 0
New Mexico State 3 2 0     5 6 0
Wichita State 2 4 0     4 7 0
Drake 1 5 0     2 9 0
West Texas State 1 5 0     2 9 0
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1973 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team represented the University of Tulsa during the 1973 NCAA Division I football season. In their second year under head coach F. A. Dry, the Golden Hurricane compiled a 6–5 record, 5–1 against conference opponents, and won the Missouri Valley Conference co-championship.[1]

The team's statistical leaders included Joe McCulley with 1,579 passing yards, Freddie Carolina with 540 rushing yards, and Steve Largent with 501 receiving yards.[2] Largent went on to play 14 years in the National Football League and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1973 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 26, 2016. 
  2. ^ "1973 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 26, 2016.