1962 Maryland Terrapins football team

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1962 Maryland Terrapins football
Maryland terrapins logo.png
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1962 record 6–4 (5–2 ACC)
Head coach Tom Nugent (4th season)
Home stadium Byrd Stadium
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Duke $ 6 0 0     8 2 0
Clemson 5 1 0     6 4 0
Maryland 5 2 0     6 4 0
South Carolina 3 4 0     4 5 1
NC State 3 4 0     3 6 1
North Carolina 3 4 0     3 7 0
Virginia 1 4 0     5 5 0
Wake Forest 0 7 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1962 Maryland Terrapins football team represented the University of Maryland in the 1962 college football season. In their fourth season under head coach Tom Nugent, the Terrapins compiled a 6–4 record (5–2 in conference), finished in third place in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and outscored their opponents 170 to 128.[2][3] The team's statistical leaders included Dick Shiner with 1,324 passing yards, Len Chiaverini with 602 rushing yards, and Tom Brown with 557 receiving yards.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1962 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 22, 2013. 
  2. ^ "1962 Maryland Terrapins Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 17, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Maryland Yearly Results (1960-1964)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved June 17, 2016. 
  4. ^ "1962 Maryland Terrapins Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 17, 2016.