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1972 Virginia Tech Gobblers football
ConferenceIndependent
1972 record6–4–1
Head coachCharlie Coffey (2nd season)
Home stadiumLane Stadium
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 NCAA University Division independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Penn State         10 2 0
No. 14 Notre Dame         8 3 0
Utah State         8 3 0
West Virginia         8 4 0
Florida State         7 4 0
Northern Illinois         7 4 0
Rutgers         7 4 0
No. 20 Georgia Tech         7 4 1
Air Force         6 4 0
Army         6 4 0
Virginia Tech         6 4 1
Houston         6 4 1
Tulane         6 5 0
Temple         5 4 0
Colgate         5 4 1
Holy Cross         5 4 1
Syracuse         5 6 0
Miami (FL)         5 6 0
Dayton         4 6 1
Boston College         4 7 0
Navy         4 7 0
South Carolina         4 7 0
Southern Miss         3 7 1
Xavier         2 8 0
Cincinnati         2 9 0
Villanova         2 9 0
Pittsburgh         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1972 Virginia Tech Gobblers football team represented Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in the 1972 college football season.[1]

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 16at VirginiaL 20–24
September 23at No. 17 Florida StateL 15–2736,400
September 30SMUW 13–10
October 7Houston
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
T 27–27
October 14No. 19 Oklahoma Statedagger
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 34–32
October 21at OhioW 53–21
October 28vs. William & MaryL 16–17
November 4Southern Miss
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 27–14
November 11South Carolina
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 45–2030,000
November 18at No. 2 AlabamaL 13–5257,162
November 25at Wake ForestW 44–9
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

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