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BYU61983854251
OPP54475472227


1972 (7-4)
DateOpponentScore
Sep 16Kansas State32 - 9 W
Sep 23Utah State19 - 42 L
Sep 30@ Oregon State3 - 29 L
Oct 7@ Long Beach State38 - 27 W
Oct 14UTEP21 - 14 W
Oct 21Arizona State17 - 49 L
Oct 28@ Colorado State44 - 8 W
Nov 4Wyoming33 - 14 W
Nov 11@ Arizona7 - 21 L
Nov 18@ Utah16 - 7 W
Nov 25@ New Mexico21 - 7 W


Coaching Staff
Head CoachLaVell Edwards
Defensive Coordinator/Defensive BacksDick Felt
Defensive Line/LinebackersJim Criner
Linebackers/FreshmenMel Olson
Offensive Coordinator/Offensive LineDave Kragthorpe
Quarterbacks/ReceiversDewey Warren
Running Backs/ReceiversJ.D. Helm


Team Stats
BYUOPP
Scoring251227
    Points per Game22.820.6
1st Downs195206
    Rushing 1st Downs112120
    Passing 1st Downs7374
    Penalty1012
Rushing2,3122,146
    Rushing Attempts520554
    Yards Gained Rushing2,6802,503
    Yards Lost Rushing368357
        Average per Rush4.43.9
        Average per Game210.2195.1
    TDs Rushing1916
Passing1,6651,692
    Passes Attempted271294
    Passes Completed133131
    Intercepted1619
        Average per Pass6.15.8
        Average per Catch12.512.9
        Average per Game151.4153.8
    TDs Passing813
    Pass Efficiency98.6294.57
    Pass Efficiency Differential4.05-4.05
Total Offensive Plays791848
Total Net Yards3,9773,838
    Average Gain Per Play5.034.53
    Average per Game361.55361.55
Fumbles - Lost39 - 2431 - 15
Penalties - Yards68 - 66965 - 623
Interceptions - Yards19 - 30316 - 277
    Int Return Average15.9517.31
Punts - Yards66 - 250070 - 2740
    Average Per Punt37.8839.14
Punt Returns - Yards40 - 33138 - 170
    Punt Return Average8.284.47
Kickoff Returns - Yards43 - 91537 - 844
    Kick Return Average21.2822.81
Time of Possession/Game00:0000:00
Season Info
Record7-4
ConferenceWestern Athletic


BYU Scoring
TDFGXP2ptDXPSafPoints
John Monahan0230009
John Betham1000006
George Gourley1000006
Steve Stratton1000006
Dan Taylor1000006
TEAM0000012
TOTALS42300135

BYU Passing
C-Att-IntYardsY/ALngTDSackEffic
Bill August69-144-58916.25104.41
Dave Terry62-122-107426.1290.92
Pete Van Valkenburg2-5-0326.41159.76
John Betham0-1-100.00-200.00
TOTALS133-272-1616656.108098.26

BYU Rushing
NoGainLossNetAvgLngTD
Pete Van Valkenburg23214435713866.012
Steve Stratton7833463284.23
Wayne Bower43281102716.31
Dan Taylor46190291613.51
Dave Terry61209891202.02
Gil Gillenwater35605618.70
Bill August50145123220.40
Bryce Johnson10000.00
John Betham42237-15-3.80
TOTALS518268035123294.5019

BYU Receiving
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Logan Hunter4955511.32
John Betham1934518.22
Mike Pistorius1631419.62
Pete Van Valkenburg10989.81
Steve Stratton8556.90
Dennis Doman7598.40
Jay Miller6305.00
Lynn Zwahlen59519.01
Dan Taylor44511.20
Wayne Bower4369.00
Dave Affleck3155.00
Dave Terry11010.00
Bryce Johnson188.00
TOTALS133166512.508

BYU Kick Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Pete Van Valkenburg1132829.81
John Betham1226822.30
Gil Gillenwater512625.20
Lynn Zwahlen48822.00
Dave Atkinson23216.00
Steve Stratton33010.00
Dan Hansen12727.00
Bryce Johnson11010.00
Wayne Bower341.30
Paul Howard122.00
TOTALS4391521.301

BYU Punt Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
John Betham372978.01
Pete Van Valkenburg12626.00
Bob Larsen188.00
Dave Atkinson100.00
TOTALS403318.301

BYU Interceptions
NoYdsTD
Dave Atkinson8881
Craig Crompton3961
Dan Hansen3800
Ron Tree260
George Gourley1241
Larry Carr190
Bennie Smith100
TOTALS193033

BYU Defense
TACKLESMISC
TotalSoloAstSacksTFL/YPBUFFQBH
Larry Carr14690563/41
Dan Hansen13990493/101
Ron Tree79502912/44
Ed Rozeski72413114/01
Paul Linford69452412/02
Dave Atkinson6847212/90
Grant Wells6134275/01
Orrin Olsen5533225/03
Bob Larsen4721261/20
Phil Jensen4629174/05
George Gourley4530153/20
Mike Preston4521241/00
Craig Crompton4222203/80
Wayne Baker3924153/01
Bennie Smith3423110/10
Kahili Hunt3316171/10
Tom Echo Hawk110/0
Sid Smith101/0
TOTALS1022617405072/041190


BYU Kicking
FGPctLngXPPts
John Monahan9-1656.2%26-29
TOTALS9-160.0%26-29

BYU Punting
NoYdsAvgLng
Doug Coon66250037.9
Dave Coon832740.946
TOTALS74282738.246

OPP Scoring (7+ points)
TeamTDFGXP2ptDXPSafPoints
SawyerUSU20000012
AndersonUSU20000012
HughesUSU1001008
TOTALS70510049

OPP Passing (Top 15)
TeamC-Att-IntYardsY/ALngTDSackEffic
PayneUtah3-17-4382.2180-10.64
MarshallUtah1-5-051.05028.40
TOTALS4-22-4432.01800-1.76

OPP Rushing (Top 15)
TeamNoGainLossNetAvgLngTD
SpencerUtah111019.2701
MarloweUtah8303.8120
BelczykUtah5265.2130
MarshallUtah6-7-1.250
PayneUtah7-24-3.48
TOTALS37001263.4701

OPP Receiving (Top 15)
TeamNoYdsAvgLngTD
OdomUtah22010.0150
ArmsteadUtah11818.0180
BelczykUtah155.050
TOTALS44310.8180

OPP Kick Returns (Top 10)
TeamNoYdsAvgLngTD
OdomUtah26633.00
MarloweUtah11111.00
TOTALS37725.700

OPP Punt Returns (Top 10)
TeamNoYdsAvgLngTD
OdomUtah221.00
TOTALS221.00


OPP Defense (Top 25)
TACKLESMISC
TeamTotalSoloAstSacksTFL/YPBUFFQBH
WallUtah19514/0
CusterUtah19217/0
HagoodUtah1239/0
FrattoUtah12210/0
KellerUtah1046/0
RydalchUtah1046/0
EldracherUtah1028/0
PritchettUtah817/0
MayUtah734/0
StevensUtah633/2
GilreathUtah624/0
BelczykUtah202/0
OnofrioUtah110/0
HallseyUtah110/0
NicholsUtah101/0
EdgeUtah101/0
TOTALS125339200/0200


OPP Kicking (Top 15)
TeamFGPctLngXPPts
JensenUtah0-0.0%01-11
TOTALS0-0.0%01-11

OPP Punting (Top 15)
TeamNoYdsAvgLng
MarrelliUtah734449.162
TOTALS734449.162


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