1975 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team

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1975 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football
Wake Forest University Athletic logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1975 record 3-8 (3-3 ACC)
Head coach Chuck Mills (3rd year)
Home stadium Groves Stadium
Seasons
← 1974
1976 →
1975 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Maryland $ 5 0 0     9 2 1
Duke 3 0 2     4 5 2
NC State 2 2 1     7 4 1
Wake Forest 3 3 0     3 8 0
Clemson 2 3 0     2 9 0
North Carolina 1 4 1     3 7 1
Virginia 0 4 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1975 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1975 NCAA Division I football season. In their third season under head coach Chuck Mills, the Demon Deacons compiled a 3-8 record and finished in fourth place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Location Result Attendance
09/06/1975 SMU Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC L 7-14
13,400
09/13/1975* at #15 North Carolina State Carter StadiumRaleigh, NC W 30-22
36,500
09/20/1975 Appalachian State Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 17-19
24,300
09/27/1975 Kansas State Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 16-17
17,700
10/11/1975* at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 14-16
45,000
10/18/1975* #19 Maryland Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 0-27
19,300
10/25/1975* at Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA W 66-21
20,171
11/01/1975* at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 21-9
43,000
11/08/1975* Duke Groves Stadium • Winston-Salem, NC L 14-42
28,900
11/15/1975 at South Carolina Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC L 26-37
37,656
11/22/1975 at Virginia Tech Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA L 10-40
29,000

Team leaders[edit]

Category Team Leader Att/Cth Yds
Passing Jerry McManus 77/152 950
Rushing Clark Gaines 238 929
Receiving Bill Millner 28 327

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1975 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 25, 2013. 
  2. ^ "1975 Wake Forest Demon Deacons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 24, 2015.