1972 Georgia Bulldogs football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1972 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1972 record 7–4 ( 4–3 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley (9th year)
Defensive coordinator Erk Russell (9th year)
Home stadium Sanford Stadium (59,200)
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 Alabama $ 7 1 0     10 2 0
#5 Auburn 6 1 0     10 1 0
#11 LSU 4 1 1     9 2 1
#8 Tennessee 4 2 0     10 2 0
Georgia 4 3 0     7 4 0
Florida 3 3 1     5 5 1
Ole Miss 2 5 0     5 5 0
Kentucky 2 5 0     3 8 0
Mississippi State 1 6 0     4 7 0
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1972 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 16 Baylor* No. 16 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA W 24–14   53,201
September 23 at Tulane* No. 16 Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA ABC L 13–24   43,084
September 30 NC State* Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 28–22   56,613
October 7 No. 4 Alabama Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA L 7–25   60,013
October 14 at Ole Miss Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS W 14–13   42,800
October 21 Vanderbiltdagger Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Rivalry) W 28–3   58,141
October 28 at Kentucky Stoll Field/McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 13–7   37,500
November 4 No. 13 Tennessee Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Rivalry) L 0–14   60,086
November 11 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Rivalry) ABC W 10–7   66,252
November 18 at No. 11 Auburn Cliff Hare StadiumAuburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) ABC L 10–27   61,348
December 2 Georgia Tech* Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) W 27–7   60,241
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: 1973 Georgia Bulldogs Football Media Guide/Yearbook

References[edit]