|1973 Navy Midshipmen football|
|Head coach||George Welsh (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium|
The 1973 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1973 NCAA Division I football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by first-year head coach George Welsh.
|September 15||at VMI||W 37–6|
|September 22||Penn State||L 0–39||28,383|
|September 29||at Michigan||L 0–14||88,042|
|October 6||at Boston College||L 7–44|
|October 13||Syracuse||W 23–14|
|October 20||Air Force||W 42–6|
|October 27||at Pittsburgh||L 17–22||33,136|
|November 3||at Notre Dame||L 7–44||59,075|
|November 10||at Tulane||L 15–17|
|November 17||vs. Georgia Tech||L 22–26|
|December 1||vs. Army||W 51–0|
|1973 Navy Midshipmen football team roster|
| Special teams
- ↑ "Football History". United States Naval Academy. p. 193. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/navy/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2014-15/misc_non_event/History-2014-Guide.pdf. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
- ↑ "Navy Yearly Results (1970-1974)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/n/navy/1970-1974_yearly_results.php. Retrieved July 14, 2015.