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1966 Indiana Hoosiers football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1966 record1–8–1 (1–5–1 Big Ten)
Head coachJohn Pont (2nd season)
MVPFrank Stavroff
Home stadiumSeventeenth Street Stadium
(Capacity: 48,344)
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →
1966 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2/2 Michigan State 7 0 0     9 0 1
#7/6 Purdue 6 1 0     9 2 0
Michigan 4 3 0     6 4 0
Illinois 4 3 0     4 6 0
Minnesota 3 3 1     4 5 1
Ohio State 3 4 0     4 5 0
Northwestern 2 4 1     3 6 1
Wisconsin 2 4 1     3 6 1
Indiana 1 5 1     1 8 1
Iowa 1 6 0     2 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1966 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented the Indiana Hoosiers in the 1966 Big Ten Conference football season. The Hoosiers played their home games at Seventeenth Street Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. The team was coached by John Pont, in his second year as head coach of the Hoosiers.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 17Miami (OH)*
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 10–20-
September 24at NorthwesternW 26–14-
October 17:30 PMat Texas*L 0–3556,000
October 8Minnesota
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
T 7–734,721
October 15Illinoisdagger
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 10–24-
October 21at Miami (FL)*L 7–14-
October 29at IowaL 19–20-
November 5at Ohio StateL 0–780,834
November 12No. 2 Michigan State
L 19–3730,096
November 19at No. 10 PurdueL 6–51-
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time
[1][2]

1967 NFL drafteesEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Bob Van Pelt Center 5 114 Philadelphia Eagles
[3]

ReferencesEdit


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