1964 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1964 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1964 record2–7 (1–5 Big Ten)
Head coachPhil Dickens (7th season)
MVPRich Badar
Home stadiumSeventeenth Street Stadium
(Capacity: 48,344)
Seasons
← 1963
1965 →
1964 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Michigan $ 6 1 0     9 1 0
No. 9 Ohio State 5 1 0     7 2 0
Purdue 5 2 0     6 3 0
Illinois 4 3 0     6 3 0
Minnesota 4 3 0     5 4 0
Michigan State 3 3 0     4 5 0
Northwestern 2 5 0     3 6 0
Wisconsin 2 5 0     3 6 0
Iowa 1 5 0     3 6 0
Indiana 1 5 0     2 7 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1964 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented the Indiana Hoosiers in the 1964 Big Ten Conference football season. The Hoosiers played their home games at Seventeenth Street Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. The team was coached by Phil Dickens, in his seventh and final year as head coach of the Hoosiers.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 26Northwestern
  • Seventeenth Street
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 13–1430,727
October 3at No. 5 Ohio StateL 9–1781,834[1]
October 10Iowa
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 20–2131,108
October 17at Michigan State
W 27–2038,257
October 24at Miami (FL)*W 28–1433,567
October 31Minnesotadagger
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 0–2133,245[2]
November 7at Oregon State*L 14–2420,389
November 14Oregon*
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 21–2920,708
November 21at PurdueL 22–2859,932[3]
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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Season[edit]

In the Old Oaken Bucket, the Hoosiers lost to Purdue by a score of 28–22.

1965 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Tom Nowatzke Fullback 1 11 Detroit Lions
Don Croftcheck Guard 8 105 Washington Redskins

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "OSU Air Artistry Surprises: Bucks Biff Indiana, 17-9". The Cincinnati Enquirer. October 4, 1964. p. 1F – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ Max Stultz (November 1, 1964). "Minnesota's Fourth-Down Plays Put Hoosiers in Big Ten Cellar". The Indianapolis Star. p. IV-1 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "Purdue Stays On Ground To Win, 28-22". The Indianapolis Star. November 22, 1964. p. IV-1 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "1964 Homecoming". Indiana Arbutus (yearboook). Archived from the original on 2016-04-21. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
  5. ^ 1965 NFL Draft Listing - Pro-Football-Reference.com