1976 Oklahoma State Cowboys football team

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1976 Oklahoma State Cowboys football
Big Eight co-champion
Tangerine Bowl, W 49–21 vs. BYU
Conference Big Eight
Ranking
Coaches No. 14
AP No. 14
1976 record 9–3 (5–2 Big 8)
Head coach Jim Stanley (4th season)
Home stadium Lewis Field
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →
1976 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Oklahoma + 5 2 0     9 2 1
No. 14 Oklahoma State + 5 2 0     9 3 0
No. 16 Colorado + 5 2 0     8 4 0
No. 9 Nebraska 4 3 0     9 3 1
No. 19 Iowa State 4 3 0     8 3 0
Missouri 3 4 0     6 5 0
Kansas 2 5 0     6 5 0
Kansas State 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1976 Oklahoma State Cowboys football team represented Oklahoma State University during the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. Running back Terry Miller had 1714 rushing yards on 291 attempts, averaging 5.9 yards per attempt, and 23 touchdowns. Miller finished fourth in the Heisman Trophy voting.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 11 Tulsa* Lewis FieldStillwater, Oklahoma W 33–21  
September 18 at No. 12 Arkansas* War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, Arkansas L 10–16  
October 2 North Texas* Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 16–10  
October 9 No. 8 Kansas Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 21–14  
October 16 Colorado Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma L 10–20  
October 23 at No. 5 Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma (Bedlam Game) W 31–24  
October 30 Missouri No. 16 Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 20–19  
November 6 at No. 9 Nebraska No. 13 Memorial StadiumLincoln, Nebraska L 10–14  
November 13 at Kansas State No. 17 KSU StadiumManhattan, Kansas W 45–21  
November 20 No. 14 Iowa State No. 16 Lewis Field • Stillwater, Oklahoma W 42–21  
November 27 at UTEP* No. 14 Sun BowlEl Paso, Texas W 42–13  
December 18 vs. BYU* No. 14 Citrus BowlOrlando, Florida (Tangerine Bowl) W 49–21  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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A football signed by the 1976 Oklahoma State Cowboys football team

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1976 Oklahoma State Cowboys Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 1, 2017.