1975 West Virginia Mountaineers football team

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1975 West Virginia Mountaineers football
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Peach Bowl Champions
Conference Independent
Ranking
Coaches #17
AP #20
1975 record 9–3
Head coach Bobby Bowden
Home stadium Old Mountaineer Field (38,000)
Seasons
« 1974 1976 »

The 1975 West Virginia Mountaineers football team completed the regular season with an 8–3 record. They won the Peach Bowl game against NC State, to finish 9–3. They finished with a ranking of 17/20.

1975 Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
1975-09-13 Temple* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 50–7   32,271
1975-09-20 at California* #20 California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA W 28–10   23,375
1975-09-27 Boston College* #14 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 35–18   34,023
1975-10-04 at Southern Methodist* #11 Cotton BowlDallas, TX W 28–22   27,665
1975-10-11 at #9 Penn State* #10 Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA L 0–39   59,658
1975-10-18 Tulane* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV L 14–16   33,842
1975-10-25 Virginia Tech* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 10–7   29,670
1975-11-01 Kent State* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 38–13   29,670
1975-11-08 #20 Pittsburgh* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Backyard Brawl) ABC W 17–14   35,298
1975-11-15 at Richmond* University of Richmond StadiumRichmond, VA W 31–13   16,500
1975-11-22 at Syracuse* Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY L 19–20   15,336
1975-12-31 vs. North Carolina State* Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumAtlanta, GA (Peach Bowl) Mizlou W 13–10   45,134
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern Time.

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