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1971 Virginia Tech Gobblers football
ConferenceIndependent
1971 record4–7
Head coachCharlie Coffey (1st season)
Home stadiumLane Stadium
Seasons
← 1970
1972 →
1971 NCAA University Division independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Penn State         11 1 0
Boston College         9 2 0
No. 17 Houston         9 3 0
No. 13 Notre Dame         8 2 0
Utah State         8 3 0
Florida State         8 4 0
Cincinnati         7 4 0
West Virginia         7 4 0
Temple         6 2 1
Air Force         6 4 0
Army         6 4 0
Colgate         6 4 0
Villanova         6 4 1
South Carolina         6 5 0
[[{{{school}}}|Southern Miss]]         6 5 0
Georgia Tech         6 6 0
New Mexico State         5 5 1
Northern Illinois         5 5 1
Syracuse         5 5 1
Dayton         5 6 0
Miami (FL)         4 7 0
Rutgers         4 7 0
Virginia Tech         4 7 0
Navy         3 8 0
Pittsburgh         3 8 0
Tulane         3 8 0
Xavier         1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1971 Virginia Tech Gobblers football team represented Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in the 1971 college football season.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 18Wake ForestL 9–20
September 251:30 p.m.at Oklahoma StateL 16–24
October 2Florida State
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
L 3–1730,001
October 9at TulsaL 39–46
October 16William & Mary
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 41–30
October 23Ohiodagger
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 37–29
October 30at KentuckyL 27–33
November 6at VirginiaW 6–0
November 13at No. 18 HoustonL 29–56
November 13[[{{{school}}}|Southern Miss]]
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
L 8–17
November 27vs. VMIW 34–0
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

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