1973 Kent State Golden Flashes football team

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1973 Kent State Golden Flashes football
Conference Mid-American Conference
1973 record 9–2 (4–1 MAC)
Head coach Don James
Home stadium Dix Stadium
Seasons
« 1972 1974 »

The 1973 Kent State Golden Flashes football team represented Kent State University in the 1973 college football season. The Golden Flashes offense scored 300 points while the defense allowed 131 points. Led by head coach Don James, the Golden Flashes were not ranked.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 15 Louisville* Dix StadiumKent, OH W 10–3  
September 22 at Ohio Peden StadiumAthens, OH W 35–7  
September 29 at San Diego State* San Diego StadiumSan Diego, CA L 9–17  
October 6 at Western Michigan Waldo StadiumKalamazoo, MI W 39–15  
October 13 Bowling Green Dix Stadium • Kent, OH W 21–7  
October 20 Eastern Michigan Dix Stadium • Kent, OH W 34–20  
October 27 at Utah State* Romney StadiumLogan, UT W 27–16  
November 3 Marshall* Dix Stadium • Kent, OH W 35–3  
November 10 Miami (OH) Dix Stadium • Kent, OH L 10–20  
November 17 at Toledo Glass BowlToledo, OH W 52–16  
November 24 Central Michigan Dix Stadium • Kent, OH W 28–7  
*Non-conference game.
  • Reference:[1]

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Gerald Tinker Wide Receiver 2 44 Atlanta Falcons
Jack Lambert Linebacker 2 46 Pittsburgh Steelers

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kent State University – 1973". College Football Reference. Retrieved October 7, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1974 NFL Draft". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 7, 2012.