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1972 West Virginia Mountaineers Schedule and Results

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (28th of 127)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Bowden (8-4)

PS/G: 34.6 (4th of 127) ▪ PA/G: 24.1 (91st of 127)
SRS: 7.54 (38th of 127) ▪ SOS: -1.62 (74th of 127)

Bowl Game: Lost Peach Bowl 49-13 versus North Carolina State

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
      20       18         18 18  

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 9, 1972 Sat West Virginia Villanova Ind W 25 6 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 16, 1972 Sat West Virginia Richmond Southern W 28 7 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 23, 1972 Sat West Virginia @ Virginia ACC W 48 10 3 0 0 W 3
4 Sep 30, 1972 Sat (20) West Virginia @ (19) Stanford Pac-8 L 35 41 3 1 0 L 1
5 Oct 7, 1972 Sat West Virginia William & Mary Southern W 49 34 4 1 0 W 1
6 Oct 14, 1972 Sat West Virginia @ Temple Ind L 36 39 4 2 0 L 1
7 Oct 21, 1972 Sat West Virginia Tulane Ind W 31 19 5 2 0 W 1
8 Oct 28, 1972 Sat (18) West Virginia (11) Penn State Ind L 19 28 5 3 0 L 1
9 Nov 4, 1972 Sat West Virginia @ Pittsburgh Ind W 38 20 6 3 0 W 1
10 Nov 11, 1972 Sat West Virginia Virginia Military Institute Southern W 50 24 7 3 0 W 2
11 Nov 18, 1972 Sat West Virginia Syracuse Ind W 43 12 8 3 0 W 3
12 Dec 29, 1972 Fri (18) West Virginia N North Carolina State ACC L 13 49 8 4 0 L 1 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)