Jim Owens (16th year)
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The 1972 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1972 college football season. In its 16th season under head coach Jim Owens, the team compiled an 8–3 record, finished in a tie for third place in the Pacific-8 Conference, and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 208 to 204. Calvin Jones was selected as the team's most valuable player, and Bill Cahill and Sonny Sixkiller were the team captains.