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British Columbia Thunderbirds - 1972-73 Season

Head Coach:Peter Mullins (11th season)
League:Canada West

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
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)
 Ed Blewett Forward  
 Stan Callegari Guard6-1 Vancouver, BC 
 Bob Dickson Guard6-0  
 Brent Francis Guard  
 Darryl Gjernes Forward6-4  
 Peter Herd Centre6-6  
 Doug Kripps Guard6-2  
 Rod Matheson Guard/Forward6-1  
22Jack Hoy Forward6-2 Delbrook High
24Mike Ireland Forward (Simon Fraser)
25John Mills Forward6-3 (Vancouver City 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