1970 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1970 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1970 record1–9 (1–6 Big Ten)
Head coachJohn Pont (6th season)
MVPChris Morris
Home stadiumSeventeenth Street Stadium
(Capacity: 52,324)
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Ohio State $ 7 0 0     9 1 0
No. 9 Michigan 6 1 0     9 1 0
Northwestern 6 1 0     6 4 0
Iowa 3 3 1     3 6 1
Wisconsin 3 4 0     4 5 1
Michigan State 3 4 0     4 6 0
Minnesota 2 4 1     3 6 1
Purdue 2 5 0     4 6 0
Illinois 1 6 0     3 7 0
Indiana 1 6 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1970 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented the Indiana Hoosiers in the 1970 Big Ten Conference football season. The Hoosiers played their home games at Seventeenth Street Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. The team was coached by John Pont, in his sixth year as head coach of the Hoosiers.

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 19Colorado*
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 9–1642,174
September 26at California*L 14–56-
October 3No. 14 West Virginia*
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 10–1644,882
October 10at MinnesotaL 0–2340,220
October 17at IllinoisW 30–24-
October 241:30 PMWisconsindagger
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 12–3048,643
October 31Michigan State
L 7–32-
November 7at IowaL 13–4243,217
November 14Northwestern
  • Seventeenth Street Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
L 7–21-
November 21at PurdueL 0–4069,357
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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1971 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
John Andrews Tight end 5 130 Baltimore Colts
Chris Morris Guard 10 258 Minnesota Vikings

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1970 Football Schedule". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 9, 2015.
  2. ^ "1970 Homecoming". Indiana Arbutus (yearboook). Archived from the original on 2016-04-21. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
  3. ^ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1971.htm