1975 Michigan State Spartans football team

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1975 Michigan State Spartans football
Conference Big Ten
1975 record 7–4 (4–4 Big Ten)
Head coach Denny Stolz
Captain Charles Baggett
Captain Gregory Schaum
Home stadium Spartan Stadium
Seasons
« 1974 1976 »
1975 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#4 Ohio State $ 8 0 0     11 1 0
#8 Michigan 7 1 0     8 2 2
Michigan State 4 4 0     7 4 0
Illinois 4 4 0     5 6 0
Purdue 4 4 0     4 7 0
Wisconsin 3 4 1     4 6 1
Minnesota 3 5 0     6 5 0
Iowa 3 5 0     3 8 0
Northwestern 2 6 0     3 8 0
Indiana 1 6 1     2 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1975 Michigan State Spartans football team represented Michigan State University during the 1975 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 13 #3 Ohio State #11 Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI L 0–21   80,383
September 20 #19 Miami (OH)* Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI W 14–13   61,444
September 27 North Carolina State* Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI W 37–15   59,111
October 4 at #8 Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN (Megaphone Trophy) W 10–3   59,075
October 11 #8 Michigan #15 Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI (Paul Bunyan Trophy) L 6–16   79,776
October 18 at Minnesota #17 Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN W 38–15   39,202
October 25 Illinoisdagger #16 Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI L 19–21   66,223
November 1 at Purdue Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN L 10–20   57,104
November 8 at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN (Old Brass Spittoon) W 14–6   31,930
November 15 Northwestern Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI W 47–14   54,432
November 22 at Iowa Kinnick StadiumIowa City, IA W 27–23   42,300
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Game notes[edit]

Notre Dame[edit]

Michigan State at #8 Notre Dame
1 2 3 4 Total
Michigan State 0 0 3 7 10
Notre Dame 0 0 0 3 3

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Michigan State football media guide.
  2. ^ "Spartan Veer Upsets Irish, 10-3." Palm Beach Post. 1975 Oct 5.