1976 Utah Utes football team

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1976 Utah Utes football
Utah Utes - U logo.svg
Conference Western Athletic Conference
1976 record 3–8 (3–3 WAC)
Head coach Tom Lovat (3rd season)
Home stadium Rice Stadium
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →
1976 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
BYU + 6 1 0     9 3 0
Wyoming + 6 1 0     8 4 0
Arizona State 4 3 0     4 7 0
Utah 3 3 0     3 8 0
Arizona 3 4 0     5 6 0
New Mexico 3 4 0     4 7 0
Colorado State 2 4 0     6 5 0
UTEP 0 7 0     1 11 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1976 Utah Utes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Utah during the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. Head coach Tom Lovat led the team to a 3–3 mark in the WAC and 3–8 overall.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 18 6:30 PM at Rice* Rice StadiumHouston, Texas L 22–43   17,000[1]
September 25 7:30 PM Oregon* Rice StadiumSalt Lake City, Utah L 13–21   25,617[1]
October 2 7:30 PM UTEP Rice Stadium • Salt Lake City W 38–14   20,111[1]
October 9 11:30 AM at Iowa State* Cyclone StadiumAmes, Iowa L 14–44   36,457[1]
October 16 1:30 PM at Utah State* Romney StadiumLogan, Utah (Battle of the Brothers) L 17–28   18,322[1]
October 23 1:30 PM at Wyoming War Memorial StadiumLaramie, Wyoming L 22–45   20,609[1]
October 30 1:30 PM Arizona Rice Stadium • Salt Lake City L 35–38   18,231[1]
November 6 1:30 PM New Mexicodagger Rice Stadium • Salt Lake City (The Bowl) W 34–31   19,231[1]
November 13 7:30 PM at Arizona State Sun Devil StadiumTempe, Arizona W 31–28   40,076[1]
November 20 1:30 PM BYU Rice Stadium • Salt Lake City (Holy War) L 12–34   30,503[1]
November 27 5:30 PM at LSU* Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, Louisiana L 7–35   48,355[1]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Standard Time.

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NFL draft[edit]

No players went in the 1977 NFL Draft.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "1977 Utah Football Media Guide". University of Utah Athletic Department. Retrieved 2012-04-18. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Ute Record Book" (PDF). University of Utah. Retrieved 2009-10-21. 
  3. ^ "1976 record". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2009-10-13.