1962 Bowling Green Falcons football team

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1962 Bowling Green Falcons football
MAC champion
ConferenceMid-American Conference
1962 record7–1–1 (5–0–1 MAC)
Head coachDoyt Perry (8th season)
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Bowling Green $ 5 0 1     7 1 1
Ohio 5 1 0     8 3 0
Miami 3 1 1     8 2 1
Western Michigan 3 3 0     5 4 0
Kent State 2 4 0     3 6 0
Toledo 1 5 0     3 6 0
Marshall 0 5 0     4 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1962 Bowling Green Falcons football team was an American football team that represented Bowling Green State University in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) during the 1962 college football season. In their eighth season under head coach Doyt Perry, the Falcons compiled a 7–1–1 record (5–0–1 against MAC opponents), won the MAC championship, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 204 to 91.[1][2]

The team's statistical leaders included Tony Ruggiero with 393 passing yards, Don Lisbon with 481 rushing yards, and Jay Cunningham with 259 receiving yards.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1962 Bowling Green State Falcons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 27, 2016.
  2. ^ "1962 Mid-American Conference Year Summary". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 27, 2016.
  3. ^ "1962 Bowling Green State Falcons Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 27, 2016.