1970 Navy Midshipmen football team

The 1970 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1970 NCAA University Division football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by second-year head coach Rick Forzano.[1][2]

1970 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
ConferenceIndependent
1970 record2–9
Head coachRick Forzano (2nd season)
Home stadiumNavy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Notre Dame         10 1 0
Villanova         9 2 0
No. 16 Air Force         9 3 0
No. 13 Georgia Tech         9 3 0
Boston College         8 2 0
No. 19 Houston         8 3 0
West Virginia         8 3 0
No. 17 Tulane         8 4 0
No. 18 Penn State         7 3 0
Temple         7 3 0
West Texas State         7 3 0
Cincinnati         7 4 0
Florida State         7 4 1
Virginia Tech         5 6 0
Syracuse         6 4 0
Dayton         5 4 1
Pittsburgh         5 5 0
Rutgers         5 5 0
Utah State         5 5 0
Colgate         5 6 0
Southern Miss         5 6 0
New Mexico State         4 6 0
Miami (FL)         3 8 0
Northern Illinois         3 7 0
Marshall         3 6 0
Buffalo         2 9 0
Navy         2 9 0
Army         1 9 1
Xavier         1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 12ColgateW 48–22
September 19at Penn StateL 7–5548,566
September 26Boston College
  • Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
L 14–28
October 3at WashingtonL 7–5655,292
October 10Pittsburgh 
  • Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
L 8–10
October 17vs. Air ForceL 3–26
October 24at SyracuseL 8–23
October 31vs. Notre DameL 7–5645,226
November 7at Georgia TechL 8–30
November 14Villanova
  • Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
L 10–14
November 28vs. Army
W 11–7
  •  Homecoming

RosterEdit

1970 Navy Midshipmen football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 25 Mick Barr Jr
OT 73 Rich Been So
OG 72 Charles Boyer Sr
QB 22 Ade Dillon So
RB 21 Bob Elflein So
WR 85 Jack Forde So
C 58 Tim Hale So
OG 62 Bob Johnson So
QB 15 Mark McNallen Sr
OT 71 Michael Milo Jr
WR 82 Scott Monson Sr
WR 10 Tom Moore Jr
WR 24 Gary Nowak So
TE 14 Steve Ogden So
WR 89 Karl Schwelm Sr
OT 61 Wallace Winslow Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 33 Stephen Dmetruk Sr
DB 40 Osmund Fretz Sr
LB 54 David Howe Sr
DE 84 David Lucas So
DT 70 Bill McKinney Sr
DT 76 Glen Nardi Fr
DE 68 Tom O'Brien Sr
DT 77 Mike O'Shaugnessy So
LB 88 Rick Porterfield Jr
DB 16 Mark Schickner So
DB 26 James Soran So
DB 48 Brad Stephan So
LB 69 Chuck Voith Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 193. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  2. ^ "Navy Yearly Results (1970-1974)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.