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1962 Duke Blue Devils football
ACC champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 14
1962 record8–2 (6–0 ACC)
Head coachWilliam D. Murray
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 ACC football standings
v · d · e 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 Duke Blue Devils football team represented Duke University during the 1962 NCAA University Division football season.[2]

Duke won their third consecutive ACC Championship with a record of 6–0 in conference play. They were ranked eighth in the polls for their season opener against USC, but dropped out of the rankings following their loss and were not ranked again for the remainder of the season.

The Blue Devils declined an invitation to play in the 1962 Gator Bowl.[3]

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Location Result
09/22/1962 at USC Los Angeles, CA L 7-14
09/29/1962 South Carolina Durham, NC W 21-8
10/06/1962 at Florida Jacksonville, FL W 28-21
10/13/1962 California Durham, NC W 21-7
10/20/1962 at Clemson Clemson, SC W 16-0
10/27/1962 NC State Durham, NC W 21-14
11/03/1962 Georgia Tech Durham, NC L 9-20
11/10/1962 Maryland Durham, NC W 10-7
11/17/1962 at Wake Forest Winston-Salem, NC W 50-0
11/24/1962 at North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC W 16-14

ReferencesEdit

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