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1972 Yale Bulldogs football team

The 1972 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1972 NCAA University Division football season. The Bulldogs were led by eighth year head coach Carmen Cozza, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished in second place in the Ivy League with a 5–2 record, 7–2 overall.[1]

1972 Yale Bulldogs football
ConferenceIvy League
1972 record7–2 (5–2 Ivy)
Head coachCarmen Cozza (8th season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
Seasons
← 1971
1973 →
1972 Ivy League football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Dartmouth $ 5 1 1     7 1 1
Yale 5 2 0     7 2 0
Penn 4 3 0     6 3 0
Cornell 4 3 0     6 3 0
Harvard 3 3 1     4 4 1
Princeton 2 4 1     3 5 1
Columbia 2 4 1     3 5 1
Brown 1 6 0     1 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 30Connecticut*W 28–7
October 7Colgate*
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 27–7
October 14Brown
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 53–19
October 21Columbia
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 28–14
October 28at CornellL 13–24
November 4Dartmouth
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 45–14
November 11at PennNo. 20L 30–48
November 18Princeton
W 31–7
November 25at HarvardW 28–17
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1972 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved August 7, 2017.