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British Columbia Thunderbirds - 1972-73 Season    <<Previous season    Next season>>

Head Coach:Peter Mullins (11th season)
Other staff: Dr. Derek Swain (Manager), Al Smith (Assistant Manager)
League:Canada West

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
9-110.4501018-103150.9 - 51.510-120.4551135-116651.6 - 53.011-190.3671432-150447.7 - 50.1

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
4Doug Cripps Guard6-2 Kamloops, BC 
12Brent Francis Guard Vancouver, BCSir Winston Churchill Secondary
13Bob Dickson Guard6-0165 Burnaby, BCBurnaby South Secondary
14Rod Matheson Guard6-1170 Burnaby, BCBurnaby Central Secondary
15Darryl Gjernes Forward6-4200 Vancouver, BCSir Winston Churchill Secondary
20Peter Herd Centre6-6210 Richmond, BCRichmond Secondary
21Stan Callegari Guard6-1165 Vancouver, BCSir Charles Tupper Secondary
22Jack Hoy Forward6-2185 Edmonton, ABDelbrook High
23Edwin Blewett Forward6-4195 Vancouver, BCUniversity Hill Secondary
24Mike Ireland Forward Vancouver, BCMagee Secondary (Simon Fraser)
25John Mills Forward6-32004Vancouver, BCVancouver College

Awards presented

Stan Callegari Canada West First Team All-Star

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 3, 1972Vancouver, BCUBC AlumniWin83-78  
Sat Nov 25, 1972Vancouver, BCSimon FraserLoss55-56 Totem Tournament
Sun Dec 17, 1972UnknownWestern WashingtonLoss0-2  
Mon Dec 18, 1972UnknownWestern WashingtonLoss0-2  
Wed Dec 27, 1972Edmonton, ABWaterlooLoss42-68StatsKlondike Classic
Thu Dec 28, 1972Edmonton, ABAlbertaWin75-67 Klondike Classic
Fri Dec 29, 1972Edmonton, ABNorthern MontanaLoss0-2 Klondike Classic
Mon Jan 8, 1973Burnaby, BCVancouver GradsLoss63-89 Clansmen Classic
Tue Jan 9, 1973Burnaby, BCUnknownUnknown Clansmen Classic
Mon Jan 22, 1973Vancouver, BCSimon FraserLoss35-43 Buchanan Trophy
Thu Feb 15, 1973Vancouver, BCAthletes in ActionLoss61-66  
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Sat Jul 1, 1972Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanUnknown  
Sat Jul 1, 1972Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanUnknown  
Sat Jul 1, 1972Victoria, BCVictoriaUnknown  
Sat Jul 1, 1972Victoria, BCVictoriaUnknown  
Sat Jul 1, 1972UnknownUnknownWin2-0 For UBC record of 9-11
Sat Jul 1, 1972UnknownUnknownLoss0-2 For UBC record of 9-11
Sat Jul 1, 1972UnknownUnknownLoss0-2 For UBC record of 9-11
Sat Jul 1, 1972UnknownUnknownLoss0-2 For UBC record of 9-11
Fri Nov 17, 1972Calgary, ABCalgaryLoss51-58  
Sat Nov 18, 1972Calgary, ABCalgaryWin58-51  
Thu Nov 23, 1972Vancouver, BCVictoriaWin68-58  
Fri Nov 24, 1972Vancouver, BCVictoriaWin80-70 Totem Tournament
Fri Dec 1, 1972Edmonton, ABAlbertaLoss50-61  
Sat Dec 2, 1972Edmonton, ABAlbertaLoss51-63  
Fri Jan 5, 1973Vancouver, BCCalgaryWin74-55  
Sat Jan 6, 1973Vancouver, BCCalgaryWin75-51  
Fri Jan 12, 1973Vancouver, BCLethbridgeWin58-51  
Sat Jan 13, 1973Vancouver, BCLethbridgeWin74-66  
Sat Jan 27, 1973Vancouver, BCAlbertaLoss54-67  
Sun Jan 28, 1973Vancouver, BCAlbertaLoss51-72  
Fri Feb 2, 1973Lethbridge, ABLethbridgeLoss64-86  
Sat Feb 3, 1973Lethbridge, ABLethbridgeLoss66-92  
Mon Feb 5, 1973Vancouver, BCSaskatchewanWin77-53  
Tue Feb 6, 1973Vancouver, BCSaskatchewanLoss65-71  

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