World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

1971 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

Article Id: WHEBN0020337398
Reproduction Date:

Title: 1971 Ohio State Buckeyes football team  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Woody Hayes, Ohio State Buckeyes football, 1971 Colorado Buffaloes football team
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

1971 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

1971
180px
Conference Big Ten Conference
1971 record 6-4 (5-3 Big Ten)
Head coach Woody Hayes
MVP Tom DeLeone
Captain Tom DeLeone
Captain Harry Howard
Home stadium Ohio Stadium
(Capacity: 81,455)

The 1971 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the college football season of 1971-1972. The Buckeyes compiled a 6–4 record.

Schedule

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 11 Iowa #11 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH W 52-21   75,596
September 25 #10 Colorado* #6 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 14-20   85,586
October 2 California* #14 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 35-3   86,280
October 9 at Illinois #15 Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL W 24-10   53,555
October 16 at Indiana #13 Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN W 27-7   50,812
October 23 Wisconsin #12 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH W 31-6   86,559
October 30 at Minnesota #10 Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN W 14-12   36,281
November 6 Michigan State #9 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 10-17   86,616
November 13 Northwestern #16 Ohio Stadium • Columbus, OH L 10-14   86,062
November 20 at #3 Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI L 7-10   104,016
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Depth Chart

Defense


FS
Rick Seifert


WLB MLB SLB
Stan White Randy Gradishar Vic Koegel
SS
Harry Howard
CB
Tom Campanna


DE DT DT DE
Ken Luttner Dan Cutillo George Hasenhorl Tom Marendt
CB
Jeff Davis
Offense
SE
Rick Simon
Rick Middelton
LT LG C RG RT
Dan Scott Jim Kregel Tom DeLeone Chuck Bonica Rick Simon
TE
Dick Wakefield
Fred Pagac
WB
Morris Bradshaw
QB
Don Lamka
Greg Hare
FB
John Bledsoe
Randy Keith
Special Teams





RB
Rich Galbos
Elmer Lippert


[1]

Coaching staff

  • Woody Hayes - Head Coach (21st year)
  • Earle Bruce - Offense (6th year)
  • George Chaump - Offense (4th year)
  • George Hill (American football coach) - Defensive Coordinator (1st year)
  • Rudy Hubbard - Running Backs - 4th year
  • Charles Clausen - Defense (1st year)
  • John Mummey - Quarterbacks (3rd year)
  • Ralph Staub - (2nd year)
  • Dick Walker - Defensive Backs (3rd year)

Game summaries

Iowa

1 234Total
Iowa 0 777 21
Ohio St 17 71414 52

Don Lamka, who spent the last two seasons as a reserve defensive back, made his debut at quarterback with 211 total yards and four touchdowns.[2]


1972 NFL draftees

Player Round Pick Position NFL Club
Tom DeLeone 5 106 Center Cincinnati Bengals
Harry Howard 9 225 Defensive Back Los Angeles Rams
Jimmy Harris 12 312 Wide Receiver Dallas Cowboys
Tom Campana 13 316 Defensive Back St. Louis Cardinals
Dick Wakefield 16 409 Wide Receiver Cleveland Browns
Stan White 17 438 Linebacker Baltimore Colts

References

Win/Loss statistics
  • Ohio State Historical Scores
Draft data
  • Ohio State Drafted Players
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.