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1972 Ohio State Buckeyes Stats

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Record: 9-2, .818 W-L% (15th of 127) ▪ Rank: 9th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 7-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Woody Hayes (9-2)

PS/G: 25.5 (25th of 127) ▪ PA/G: 15.5 (29th of 127)
SRS: 16.46 (13th of 127) ▪ SOS: 7.28 (33rd of 127)

Bowl Game: Lost Rose Bowl 42-17 versus Southern California

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 5.4 11.0 48.8 79.9 0.5 60.0 272.1 4.5 3.1
Defense 11 10.0 20.3 49.3 139.7 1.0 49.3 167.5 3.4 0.9
Difference -4.6 -9.3 -0.5 -59.8 -0.5 +10.7 +104.6 +1.1 +2.2

Passing

Stats include bowl game
Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Greg Hare 55 111 49.5 815 7.3 4.2 3 9 103.9
2 Dave Purdy 3 6 50.0 47 7.8 14.5 2 0 225.8
3 Steve Morrison 1 3 33.3 17 5.7 -9.3 0 1 14.3
4 Cornelius Greene 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Stats include bowl game
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Champ Henson 193 795 4.1 20 1 6 6.0 0 194 801 4.1 20
2 Archie Griffin 159 867 5.5 3 6 71 11.8 0 165 938 5.7 3
3 Randy Keith 92 344 3.7 4 1 10 10.0 0 93 354 3.8 4
4 Greg Hare 87 365 4.2 4 87 365 4.2 4
5 Elmer Lippert 36 244 6.8 0 1 3 3.0 0 37 247 6.7 0
6 Richard Galbos 26 129 5.0 1 11 235 21.4 1 37 364 9.8 2
7 John Bledsoe 20 93 4.7 1 20 93 4.7 1
8 Morris Bradshaw 12 35 2.9 0 5 68 13.6 0 17 103 6.1 0
9 Steve Morrison 9 52 5.8 1 9 52 5.8 1
10 Brian Baschnagel 9 39 4.3 0 10 145 14.5 0 19 184 9.7 0
11 Dave Purdy 7 9 1.3 0 7 9 1.3 0
12 Cornelius Greene 3 -14 -4.7 0 3 -14 -4.7 0
13 Mike Gaffney 2 15 7.5 0 2 15 7.5 0
14 Bruce Elia 2 9 4.5 0 2 9 4.5 0
15 Jim Cramer 2 4 2.0 0 2 4 2.0 0
16 Rick Gales 1 7 7.0 0 1 7 7.0 0
17 Fred Pagac 8 68 8.5 1 8 68 8.5 1
18 Ted Powell 7 129 18.4 2 7 129 18.4 2
19 Mike Bartoszek 6 90 15.0 1 6 90 15.0 1
20 Tim Holycross 2 37 18.5 0 2 37 18.5 0
21 John Smurda 1 17 17.0 0 1 17 17.0 0