1975 BYU Cougars football team

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1975 BYU Cougars football
Conference Western Athletic Conference
1975 record 6–5 (4–3 WAC)
Head coach LaVell Edwards (4th year)
Offensive coordinator Dave Kragthorpe
Defensive coordinator Dick Felt
Home stadium Cougar Stadium
Seasons
« 1974 1976 »

The 1975 BYU Cougars football team represented Brigham Young University during the 1975 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 13 Bowling Green* Cougar StadiumProvo, UT L 21–23   29,718
September 20 at Colorado State Hughes StadiumFort Collins, CO L 17–21   27,491
September 27 at Arizona State #13 Sun Devil StadiumTempe, AZ L 0–20   50,944
October 3 New Mexico Cougar Stadium • Provo, UT W 16–15   25,140
October 11 Air Force*dagger Cougar Stadium • Provo, UT W 28–14   30,246
October 25 at Wyoming War Memorial StadiumLaramie, WY W 33–20   16,297
November 1 Arizona #17 Cougar Stadium • Provo, UT L 20–36   25,287
November 8 at Utah State* Romney StadiumLogan, UT W 24–7   21,594
November 15 Utah Cougar Stadium • Provo, UT (Holy War) W 51–20   28,265
November 22 at UTEP Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX W 20–10   7,350
November 29 at Southern Mississippi* Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS L 14–42   9,262
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Game notes[edit]

Air Force[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Air Force 7 7 0 0 14
BYU 0 7 7 14 28

[1]


Utah[edit]

Gifford Nielsen passed and ran for two touchdowns and Brigham Young's defense turned Utah fumbles into three more scores in the 51-20 rout. Mark Uselman also kicked field goals of 47, 47 and 44 yards as the Cougars won their fourth in a row in the series.[2]


External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BYU Downs Falcons, 28-14." Palm Beach Post. 1975 Oct 12.
  2. ^ Eugene Register-Guard. 1975 Nov 16.