1973 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1973 Purdue Boilermakers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1973 record 5–6 (4–4 Big Ten)
Head coach Alex Agase
MVP Bo Bobrowski
Captain Bo Bobrowski
Captain Tim Racke
Home stadium Ross–Ade Stadium
Seasons
« 1972 1974 »
1973 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2/3 Ohio State § 7 0 1     10 0 1
#6/6 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 / Coaches' Poll

The 1973 Purdue Boilermakers football team represented Purdue University during the 1973 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 15 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 14–13   58,265
September 22 Miami (OH)* Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN L 19–24   53,973
September 29 #7 Notre Dame* Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN (Shillelagh Trophy) L 7–20   63,391
October 6 Duke* Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 27–7   53,241
October 13 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL (Purdue Cannon) L 13–15   54,252
October 20 Northwesterndagger Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 21–10   57,657
October 27 Michigan State Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN L 7–10   55,291
November 3 at Iowa Kinnick StadiumIowa City, IA W 48–23   39,120
November 10 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 7–34   36,890
November 17 #4 Michigan Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN L 9–34   56,485
November 24 at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN (Old Oaken Bucket) W 28–23   44,789
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

*Schedule Source:[1]

Game summaries[edit]

Northwestern[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Northwestern 0 3 0 7 10
• Purdue 7 7 7 0 21

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References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Purdue (IN) Yearly Results: 1970–1974". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved March 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ Eugene Register-Guard. 1973 Oct 21.