1972 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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1972 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Arkansas Razorbacks logo
Conference Southwest Conference
1972 record 6–5 (3–5 SWC)
Head coach Frank Broyles (15th year)
Captain Louis Campbell, Jim Hodge, Tom Reed, Don Wunderly
Home stadium Razorback Stadium
War Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1971 1973 »
1972 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3 Texas $ 7 0 0     10 1 0
Texas Tech 4 3 0     8 4 0
SMU 4 3 0     7 4 0
Arkansas 3 4 0     6 5 0
Rice 3 4 0     5 5 1
Baylor 3 4 0     5 6 0
TCU 2 5 0     5 6 0
Texas A&M 2 5 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1972 college football season. In their 15th year under head coach Frank Broyles, the Razorbacks compiled a 6–5 record (3–5 against SWC opponents), finished in a tie for fourth place in the SWC, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 228 to 227.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 9, 1972 No. 8 USC* No. 4 War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR L 10–31   54,461
September 23, 1972 Oklahoma State* War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR W 24–23   54,431
September 30, 1972 Tulsa* Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR W 21–20   40,003
October 7, 1972 at TCU Amon Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX W 27–13   42,558
October 14, 1972 Baylor No. 20 Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR W 31–20   41,670
October 21, 1972 at No. 15 Texas No. 17 Texas Memorial StadiumAustin, TX ABC L 15–35   80,844
October 28, 1972 North Texas* No. 18 War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR W 42–16   48,735
November 4, 1972 at Texas A&M No. 20 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (Rivalry) L 7–10   36,770
November 11, 1972 Rice War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR L 20–23   51,475
November 18, 1972 SMU Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR L 7–22   38,342
November 25, 1972 at Texas Tech Jones StadiumLubbock, TX W 24–14   35,375
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arkansas Yearly Results (1970-1974)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 3, 2015. 
  2. ^ "1972 Arkansas Razorbacks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 3, 2015.