1977 Florida State Seminoles football team

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1977 Florida State Seminoles football
FSU Seminoles.svg
Tangerine Bowl champion
Tangerine Bowl, W 40–17 vs. Texas Tech
Conference Independent
Ranking
Coaches No. 11
AP No. 14
1977 record 10–2
Head coach Bobby Bowden (2nd season)
Offensive coordinator George Haffner
Defensive coordinator Jack Stanton
Home stadium Doak Campbell Stadium
(Capacity: 40,500)
Seasons
← 1976
1978 →

The 1977 Florida State Seminoles football team represented Florida State University in the 1977 NCAA Division I football season. The team was coached by Bobby Bowden and played their home games at Doak Campbell Stadium.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 10 at Southern Miss M. M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS W 35–6   19,376
September 17 at Kansas State KSU StadiumManhattan, KS W 18–10   26,200
September 24 Miami (FL) Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL (Rivalry) L 17–23   40,060
October 1 at No. 17 Oklahoma State Lewis FieldStillwater, OK W 25–17   46,500
October 8 Cincinnati Doak Campbell Stadium • Tallahassee, FL W 14–0   33,755
October 22 Auburn Doak Campbell Stadium • Tallahassee, FL W 24–3   42,464
October 29 North Texas Statedagger No. 20 Doak Campbell Stadium • Tallahassee, FL W 35–14   40,597
November 5 at Virginia Tech No. 15 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA W 23–21   36,500
November 12 Memphis State No. 16 Doak Campbell Stadium • Tallahassee, FL W 30–9   40,127
November 19 at San Diego State No. 13 San Diego StadiumSan Diego, CA L 16–41   50,453
December 3 at Florida No. 19 Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Rivalry) ABC W 37–9   63,563
December 23 vs. Texas Tech No. 19 Orlando StadiumOrlando, FL (Tangerine Bowl) Mizlou W 40–17   44,502
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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