1984 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team

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1984 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football
Missouri Valley Conference champion
ConferenceMissouri Valley Conference
1984 record6–5 (5–0 MVC)
Head coachJohn Cooper (8th season)
Defensive coordinatorBill Young (2nd season)
Home stadiumSkelly Field
Seasons
← 1983
1985 →
1984 Missouri Valley Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Tulsa $ 5 0 0     6 5 0
#5 I-AA Indiana State ^ 3 1 0     9 3 0
Illinois State 3 2 0     5 6 0
Wichita State 2 2 0     2 9 0
Drake 2 3 0     4 7 0
West Texas State 1 3 0     3 8 0
Southern Illinois 0 5 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – Division I-AA playoff participant
  • The MVC was a hybrid of Division I and I-AA programs in 1984. Tulsa and Wichita State were Div I and the rest were Div I-AA

The 1984 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team represented the University of Tulsa during the 1984 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their seventh and final year under head coach John Cooper, the Golden Hurricane compiled a 6–5 record (5–0 against conference opponents) and won the Missouri Valley Conference championship.[1]

The team's statistical leaders included Richie Stephenson with 1,134 passing yards, Gordon Brown with 995 rushing yards, and Ronnie Kelley with 675 yards.[2] Head coach John Cooper was later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1984 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2016.
  2. ^ "1984 Tulsa Golden Hurricane Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2016.