|1974 Utah Utes football|
|Conference||Western Athletic Conference|
|1974 record||1–10 (1–5 WAC)|
|Head coach||Tom Lovat (1st season)|
|Offensive coordinator||Jesse Cone|
|Defensive coordinator||Don McCaulley|
|Home stadium||Rice Stadium|
|1974 WAC football standings|
|New Mexico Lobos||3||–||4||–||0||4||–||6||–||1|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1974 Utah Utes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Utah during the 1974 NCAA Division I football season. First-year head coach Tom Lovat led the Utes to a 1–5 mark in the WAC and 1–10 overall.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 21||at UTEP||L 7–34|
|September 28||Oregon*||L 16–23|
|October 5||UCLA*||L 14–27|
|October 12||No. 12 Arizona||L 8–41|
|October 19||at No. 15 Arizona State||L 0–32|
|October 26||at Wyoming||L 13–31|
|November 2||San Jose State*||L 6–24|
|November 9||New Mexico||W 21–10|
|November 16||at Utah State*||L 0–34|
|November 23||at BYU||L 20–48|
|November 30||at LSU*||L 10–35|
NFL draft[edit | edit source]
Two Utes were selected in the 1975 NFL Draft, which lasted seventeen rounds (442 selections).
|Ike Spencer||Running Back||11th||285||Minnesota Vikings|
|Willie Armstead||Wide Receiver||13th||317||Cleveland Browns|
References[edit | edit source]
- "Utah vs. San Jose, November 2, 1974 Program Guide". University of Utah. p. 11. http://content.lib.utah.edu/cgi-bin/showfile.exe?CISOROOT=/uuathletics&CISOPTR=1783&filename=1766.pdf. Retrieved 2010-07-14.
- "1974 record". College Football Data Warehouse. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/coaching/alltime_coach_game_by_game.php?coachid=1403&year=1974. Retrieved 2009-10-13.
- "Ute Record Book". University of Utah. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/utah/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/09-mfootbl-mg-156-183.pdf. Retrieved 2009-10-21.