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1975 Football Results

Gopher Football 1975 Season

  • Head Coach: Cal Stoll (4th season)
  • Overall Record: 6 - 5
  • Conference Record: 3 - 5

1975 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/13/1975 @ Indiana (2-8-1) L 14-20
09/20/1975 Western Michigan (1-10) W 38-0
09/27/1975 Oregon (3-8) W 10-7
10/04/1975 Ohio (5-5-1) W 21-0
10/11/1975 @ Illinois (5-6) L 23-42
10/18/1975 Homecoming
Michigan State (7-4)
L 15-38
10/25/1975 @ Iowa (3-8) W 31-7
11/01/1975 Michigan (8-2-2) L 21-28
11/08/1975 Northwestern (3-8) W 33-9
11/15/1975 @ Ohio State (11-1) L 6-38
11/22/1975 Wisconsin (4-6-1) W 24-3

1975 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 8-0-0 11-1-0
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

1975 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown
99 Abrahamson, John DT So. 6-3 218 Loyal, WI
66 Acromite, Gary OG So. 6-3 246 Lincoln Park, MI
20 Adzick, George SS Jr. 6-4 196 Eden Prairie, MN
93 Anderson, Ken DE Jr. 6-2 215 Shawnee Mission, KS
86 Anhorn, Jeff WR Fr. 6-3 188 Blue Island, IL
40 Artis, Roy WR Fr. 6-2 187 Lawnside, NJ
8 Ash, Tommie CB So. 6-1 181 Lufkin, TX
1 Avery, Wendell QB Fr. 6-0 187 Corpus Christi, TX
29 Bargfrede, Scott SS So. 6-3 202 Jackson, MN
3 Barlow, Greg FB Jr. 6-1 209 Madison, WI
22 Beaudoin, Doug FS Sr. 6-2 196 Jamestown, ND
83 Bourquin, Glenn TE Fr. 6-4 226 Cottage Grove, MN
33 Brady, Sam RB So. 6-0 196 Chicago, IL
31 Breault, Steve RB Fr. 6-0 194 Hudson, WI
34 Brown, Keith SS Fr. 5-11 192 St. Louis, MO
56 Brownson, Tom OG Jr. 6-4 238 Lakeland, MN
2 Burditte, Elwin WR Fr. 5-10 187 Minnetonka, MN
36 Burns, Ed LB Fr. 6-1 212 Racine, WI
71 Cardelli, Greg OT Fr. 6-5 237 Minneapolis, MN
39 Carr, Jeff FB So. 6-1 210 Palmyra, WI
85 Christ, Pat WR So. 6-5 221 Hastings, MN
23 Clairquist, Don WR Fr. 6-3 207 Alexandria, MN
4 Conerly, Al CB Jr. 6-0 178 Chicago, IL
81 Coyer, Chris TE So. 6-2 209 Fairfax, Va.
51 Craine, Steve LB Sr. 6-2 218 St. Clare Shores, MI
64 Cross, Tom OG Fr. 6-1 230 St. Paul, MN
43 Cummings, Dennis CB Sr. 6-0 186 Des Moines, IA
70 Cunningham, Steve NT Fr. 6-6 244 Waseca, MN
73 Dowzak, Steve DT Jr. 6-6 262 Fergus Falls, MN
9 Dungy, Tony QB Jr. 6-0 182 Jackson, MI
55 Engel, Chris OC Fr. 6-3 241 Bloomington, MN
38 Farnes,Scott LB Fr. 6-3 221 Albert Lea, MN
77 Fitzpatrick, Dennis OT So. 6-5 255 Rochester, N.Y.
60 Freeman, John NT So. 6-1 211 St. Paul, MN
65 Friberg, Doug DT Fr. 6-3 228 St. Paul, MN
17 Fuller, Vince WR Sr. 6-1 171 Philadelphia, PA
27 Hairston, Brian WR Fr. 5-10 171 Columbus, OH
72 Haney, Steve DT So. 6-4 252 Coon Rapids, MN
75 Harvey, Brien OG Jr. 6-5 233 Des Moines, IA
73 Herbenstreit, Mark OT Fr. 6-6 245 St. Louis, MO
67 Hollimon, Bryson OG So. 6-1 236 Green Bay, WI
25 Holmes, Bubby RB Jr. 5-11 180 Monessen, PA
84 Hunt, Michael LB So. 6-2 230 Ortonville, MN
30 Jones, John WR Jr. 6-3 207 Madison, WI
45 Jones, Mike WR Jr. 6-3 184 Detroit, MI
24 Kelsey, Bruce FS Fr. 6-3 181 Villa Park, IL
25 Kirtland, Craig SS Fr. 6-1 181 Boise, ID
44 Kitzmann, Kent FB Fr. 6-3 204 Rochester, MN
14 Kocourek, Brian K Sr. 6-0 181 Bloomington, MN
80 Kottom, Bruce TE Fr. 6-3 212 Richfield, MN
92 Kuduk, John DT Fr. 6-2 221 Minneapolis, MN
16 Kuklenski, Kirby SS Sr. 5-11 184 Wahpeton, ND
46 Kullas, Ron WR Jr. 6-2 204 Columbia Heights, MN
74 Larson, David DT Jr. 6-5 244 Amboy, MN
47 Lausen, Mike RB Fr. 5-10 182 Morton Grove, IL
57 Linnell, Mark OC Sr. 6-4 240 South St. Paul, MN
53 Loewen, Fred OT Sr. 6-3 259 Marshall, WI
7 Luckemeyer, Tom CB So. 6-0 189 St. Cloud, MN
35 Matthews, John FB So. 6-2 209 Peoria, IL
62 Matula, Terry OT Jr. 6-3 249 Hastings, MN
2 McCall, Bill FS Jr. 6-1 184 Grants Pass, OR
69 Meadowcraft, Art OT Sr. 6-4 251 Baltimore, Md.
88 Merrill, Mark DE So. 6-4 241 Roseville, MN
78 Midboe, Steve DT So. 6-4 236 Dallas, WI
48 Montgomery, Norm FB So. 6-1 202 Waterloo, IA
90 Moodie, Dave OT Fr. 6-2 258 Sun Prairie, WI
76 Morrow, Jeff OT So. 6-5 237 Lansdale, PA
6 Mosko, Frank P Sr. 5-11 211 Wyandotte, MI
40 Murphy, Tom SS Fr. 6-3 211 Watertown, SD
63 Murtha, Greg OT Fr. 6-7 251 Minneapolis, MN
58 Naddy, Kevin OC So. 6-3 220 Bloomington, MN
52 Nolander, Dave OC Jr. 6-4 225 Albert Lea, MN
49 Ogeltree, Tony SS Jr. 6-3 202 Belleville, MI
99 Patterson, Bill DT Jr. 6-2 250 Minneapolis, MN
37 Perkins, Jim FB Jr. 6-0 210 Red Wing, MN
64 Plath, Roger OG Sr. 6-4 242 Hastings, MN
19 Potter, Lewis QB Fr. 6-0 179 Germantown, WI
42 Pride, J. Dexter RB Sr. 6-5 221 South Pines, NC
83 Puchtel, Scott TE Sr. 6-4 219 Richfield, MN
11 Roeszler, Greg QB So. 6-2 202 Sacramento, CA
50 Sanders, Paul LB Fr. 6-2 200 St. Paul, MN
61 Sapp, Tom OG Fr. 6-3 223 Bloomington, MN
15 Silianoff,Mark LB Sr. 6-0 208 South St. Paul, MN
79 Simons, Keith DT Sr. 6-4 249 Belleville, MI
94 Sims, Bill TE Sr. 6-2 212 Edina, MN
98 Smith, Jeff DE Sr. 6-4 213 Plymouth, MN
21 Snyder, Brian CB Fr. 5-10 172 Washington, DC
68 Stein, Marty OT Fr. 6-4 257 Eau Claire, WI
97 Stewart, Steve LB So. 6-4 227 Richfield, MN
5 Sytsma, Stan DE Fr. 6-3 228 Hutchinson, MN
89 Tobin, Steve DE Fr. 6-5 236 Moorhead, MN
18 Trestman, Marc QB Fr. 6-3 184 St. Louis Park, MN
54 Washington, George NT Jr. 6-2 213 Flint, MI
28 Weber, Bobby CB So. 5-10 173 Manitowoc, WI
58 Williamson, Desi OG So. 6-2 215 St. Louis, MO
10 Winum, Steve LB Fr. 6-5 214 Bloomington, MN
87 Wrobel, Ron DE Jr. 6-3 226 Detroit, MI

1975 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 11-1-0
2 Arizona State 12-0-0
3 Alabama 11-1-0
4 Ohio State 11-1-0
5 UCLA 9-2-1
6 Texas 10-2-0
7 Arkansas 10-2-0
8 Michigan 8-2-2
9 Nebraska 10-2-0
10 Penn State 9-3-0
11 Texas A&M 10-2-0
12 Miami (OH) 11-1-0
13 Maryland 9-2-1
14 California 8-3-0
15 Pittsburgh 8-4-0
16 Colorado 9-3-0
17 Southern California 8-4-0
18 Arizona 9-2-0
19 Georgia 9-3-0
20 West Virginia 9-3-0

1975 Final United Press Poll

RK TEAM RECORD
1 Oklahoma 11-1-0
2 Arizona State 12-0-0
3 Alabama 11-1-0
4 Ohio State 11-1-0
5 UCLA 9-2-1
6 Arkansas 10-2-0
7 Texas 10-2-0
8 Michigan 8-2-2
9 Nebraska 10-2-0
10 Penn State 9-3-0
11 Maryland 9-2-1
12 Texas A&M 10-2-0
13 Arizona 9-2-0
13 Pittsburgh 8-4-0
15 California 8-3-0
16 Miami (OH) 11-1-0
17 Notre Dame 8-3-0
17 West Virginia 9-3-0
19 Southern California 8-4-0
19 Georgia 9-3-0

1975 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl - 01/01/1976
UCLA 23, Ohio State 10
Orange Bowl - 01/01/1976
Oklahoma 14, Michigan 6

1975 Other Bowl Results

Sugar Bowl - 12/31/1975
Alabama 13, Penn State 6
Cotton Bowl - 01/01/1976
Arkansas 31, Georgia 10
Sun Bowl - 12/26/1975
Pittsburgh 33, Kansas 19
Gator Bowl - 12/29/1975
Maryland 13, Florida 0
Tangerine Bowl - 12/20/1975
Miami (OH) 20, South Carolina 7
Liberty Bowl - 12/22/1975
Southern California 20, Texas A&M 0
Peach Bowl - 12/31/1975
West Virginia 13, North Carolina State 10
Fiesta Bowl - 12/26/1975
Arizona State 17, Nebraska 14
Bluebonnet Bowl - 12/27/1975
Texas 38, Colorado 21