1976 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1976 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1976 record 4–7
Head coach George Welsh (4th season)
Home stadium Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →

The 1976 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation, the team was led by fourth-year head coach George Welsh.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 11 Rutgers Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD L 3–13    
September 18 at Connecticut Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT W 21–3    
September 25 at Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI L 14–70   101,040
October 2 Boston College Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium • Annapolis, MD L 13–17    
October 9 at Air Force Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, CO (Commander-in-Chief's Trophy) L 3–13    
October 16 William & Mary Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium • Annapolis, MD L 13–21    
October 23 Pittsburgh Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium • Annapolis, MD L 0–45   26,346
October 30 vs. Notre Dame Municipal StadiumCleveland, OH (Rivalry) L 21–27    
November 6 at Syracuse Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY W 27–10    
November 13 Georgia Tech Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium • Annapolis, MD W 34–28    
November 27 vs. Army JFK StadiumPhiladelphia, PA (Commander-in-Chief's Trophy/Army–Navy Game) W 38–10    
daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 194. Retrieved July 12, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Navy Yearly Results (1975-1979)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.