1973 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1973 Indiana Hoosiers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1973 record 2–9 (0–8 Big Ten)
Head coach Lee Corso
Captain Ken Starling
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 52,324)
Seasons
« 1972 1974 »
1973 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Ohio State § 7 0 1     10 0 1
#6 Michigan § 7 0 1     10 0 1
Minnesota 6 2 0     7 4 0
Illinois 4 4 0     5 6 0
Michigan State 4 4 0     5 6 0
Purdue 4 4 0     5 6 0
Northwestern 4 4 0     4 7 0
Wisconsin 3 5 0     4 7 0
Indiana 0 8 0     2 9 0
Iowa 0 8 0     0 11 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1973 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented the Indiana Hoosiers in the 1973 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 15 Illinois Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN L 14–28   51,433
September 22 at Arizona* Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ L 10–26   38,643
September 29 Kentucky* Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN (Bourbon Barrel) W 17–3   51,523
October 6 at #20 West Virginia* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 28–14   37,000
October 13 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 3–24   37,710
October 20 #1 Ohio State Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN L 7–37   53,183
October 27 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI L 7–31   66,365
November 3 at #4 Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI L 13–49   76,432
November 10 Northwestern Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN L 20–21   41,053
November 17 at Michigan State Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI (Old Brass Spittoon) L 9–10   50,116
November 24 Purdue Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN (Old Oaken Bucket) L 23–28   44,789
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Roster[edit]

Staff[edit]

Head Coach: Lee Corso

Assistants: Howard Brown, Pete Compise, Jim Gruden, Hal Hunter, Jim Johnson, Bob Otolski, Ray Shands, Trent Walters, Morris Watts

Game summaries[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Passing[edit]

Player Comp Att Yards TD INT
Willie Jones 76 135 881 5

Rushing[edit]

Player Att Yards TD
Ken Starling 180 676 2

Receiving[edit]

Player Rec Yards TD
Trent Smock 36 505 5

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Awards[edit]

All-Big Ten (1st Team)

  • Bill Armstrong, SE
  • John Babcock, C
  • Chuck Sukurs, C
  • Jim Wenzel, P

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References[edit]

  1. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com
  2. ^ a b 2010 Indiana football media guide