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1975-76 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1975-76 Season

  • Head Coach: Jim Dutcher (1st season)
  • Overall Record: 16-10
  • Conference Record: 8-10
  • Notes: The Pillsbury Classic took place at the Met Center in Bloomington, Minnesota

1975-76 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
11/29/1975 South Dakota State W 96-74
12/06/1975 North Dakota W 74-60
12/09/1975 Loyola (IL) W 68-55
12/18/1975 Marquette W 77-73 OT
12/21/1975 @ Montana State W 83-75
12/22/1975 @ Stanford W 89-84
12/26/1975 Pillsbury Classic
vs. Penn State
W 86-70
12/27/1975 Pillsbury Classic
vs. Creighton
W 80-74
01/03/1976 Purdue L 110-111 2OT
01/05/1976 @ Michigan L 72-95
01/08/1976 Illinois W 77-68
01/10/1976 Iowa L 68-71
01/17/1976 @ Northwestern L 77-85
01/19/1976 @ Wisconsin W 96-84
01/24/1976 Indiana L 76-85
01/26/1976 Ohio State W 82-69
01/31/1976 @ Michigan State L 63-75
02/02/1976 @ Illinois W 72-62
02/07/1976 @ Iowa L 58-65
02/14/1976 Northwestern L 69-75
02/16/1976 Wisconsin W 98-74
02/21/1976 @ Indiana L 64-76
02/23/1976 @ Ohio State W 89-73
02/28/1976 Michigan State W 71-61
03/01/1976 Michigan W 81-79
03/06/1976 @ Purdue L 87-94 OT

1975-76 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Indiana 18-0 32-0
Michigan 14-4 25-7
Purdue 11-7 16-11
Michigan State 10-8 13-13
Iowa 9-9 19-10
Minnesota 8-10 16-10
Illinois 7-11 14-13
Northwestern 7-11 12-14
Wisconsin 4-14 10-16
Ohio State 2-16 6-20

1975-76 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown/Previous School
40 Carlson, Craig F Sr 6-4 180 Heron Lake, MN
42 Carroll, David F Fr 6-7 200 LaGrange, IL
32 Johnson, Gus G Jr 6-3 185 Highland Park, MI
53 Korkowski, Gary F/C Fr 6-8 240 Solon, OH
41 Kosmoski, Dan G Fr 5-11 155 Owatonna, MN
11 Lockhart, Osborne G So 6-1 185 Nassau, Bahamas
14 Saunders, Phil 'Flip' G Jr 6-0 172 Cleveland, OH
22 Talbot, John G Jr 6-2 185 St. Anthony Village, MN
43 Thompson, Mychal C So 6-10 220 Nassau, Bahamas
20 Weber, Chris F Fr 6-7 210 Janesville, WI
10 Williams, Ray G Jr 6-2 188 Mt. Vernon, NY
34 Winey, Dave F So 6-10 213 Nashua, NH
12 Zagar, Bill F Fr 6-5 205 Joliet, IL

1975-76 Final AP Poll

Team
1 Indiana
2 Marquette
3 UNLV
4 Rutgers
5 UCLA
6 Alabama
7 Notre Dame
8 North Carolina
9 Michigan
10 Western Michigan
11 Maryland
12 Cincinnati
13 Tennessee
14 Missouri
15 Arizona
16 Texas Tech
17 DePaul
18 Virginia
19 Centenary (LA)
20 Pepperdine

1975-76 Final United Press Poll

Team
1 Indiana
2 Marquette
3 Rutgers
4 UNLV
5 UCLA
6 North Carolina
7 Alabama
8 Notre Dame
9 Michigan
10 Washington
11 Missouri
12 Arizona
13 Maryland
14 Tennessee
15 Virginia
16 Cincinnati
16 Florida State
18 St. John's (NY)
19 Western Michigan
19 Princeton

Final Four

Semifinals

Michigan 86, Rutgers 70
Indiana 65, UCLA 51

Finals

Indiana 86, Michigan 68