1974 Miami Redskins football team

The 1974 Miami Redskins football team was an American football team that represented Miami University during the 1974 NCAA Division I football season. In their first season under head coach Dick Crum, the Redskins won the Mid-American Conference (MAC) championship, compiled a 10–0–1 record (5–0 against MAC opponents), outscored all opponents by a combined total of 303 to 86, defeated Georgia, by a score of 21–10 in the 1974 Tangerine Bowl, and were ranked #10 in the final AP Poll.[1]

1974 Miami Redskins football
MAC champion
Tangerine Bowl, W 21–10 vs. Georgia
ConferenceMid-American Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 10
APNo. 10
1974 record10–0–1 (5–0 MAC)
Head coachDick Crum (1st season)
Home stadiumMiami Field
Seasons
← 1973
1975 →
1974 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Miami $ 5 0 0     10 0 1
Ohio 3 2 0     6 5 0
Toledo 3 2 0     6 5 0
Kent State 2 3 0     7 4 0
Bowling Green 2 3 0     6 4 1
Western Michigan 0 5 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The team's statistical leaders included quarterback Steve Sanna with 724 passing yards, fullback Randy Walker with 873 rushing yards, and Jack Schulte with 352 receiving yards.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1974 Miami (OH) RedHawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 30, 2015.
  2. ^ "1974 Miami (OH) RedHawks Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 30, 2015.