| Independent|| 4–7|
| Rick Forzano (4th year)|
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1972 Navy Midshipmen football team Wikipedia
The 1972 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1972 college football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by fourth-year head coach Rick Forzano.