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1975 South Carolina Gamecocks football team

The 1975 South Carolina Gamecocks football team represented the University of South Carolina as an independent team in the 1975 NCAA Division I football season. The Gamecocks finished the season 7–5 overall, but lost the Tangerine Bowl to the Miami Redskins, 20–7.

1975 South Carolina Gamecocks football
South Carolina Gamecocks logo.svg
ConferenceIndependent
1975 record7–5
Head coachJim Carlen (1st season)
Home stadiumWilliams-Brice Stadium
(Capacity: 54,564)
Seasons
← 1974
1976 →
1975 NCAA Division I Independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Rutgers         9 2 0
No. 10 Penn State         9 3 0
No. 20 West Virginia         9 3 0
Notre Dame         8 3 0
Virginia Tech         8 3 0
No. 15 Pittsburgh         8 4 0
Boston College         7 4 0
Georgia Tech         7 4 0
Memphis State         7 4 0
Navy         7 4 0
North Texas State         7 4 0
Southern Miss         7 4 0
South Carolina         7 5 0
Colgate         6 4 0
Cincinnati         6 5 0
Hawaii         6 5 0
Syracuse         6 5 0
Temple         6 5 0
Utah State         6 5 0
Indiana State         5 5 0
Dayton         5 6 0
Northeast Louisiana         4 6 1
Tulane         4 7 0
Villanova         4 7 0
Florida State         3 8 0
Air Force         2 8 1
Houston         2 8 0
Miami (FL)         2 8 0
Army         2 9 0
Holy Cross         1 10 0
Louisville         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendanceSource
September 13Georgia TechW 23–1751,428
September 20at DukeW 24-1621,500
September 27Georgia
  • Williams-Brice Stadium
  • Columbia, South Carolina (rivalry)
L 20-2856,944
October 4No. 18 Baylor
  • Williams-Brice Stadium
  • Columbia, South Carolina
W 24-1344,192
October 11Virginia
  • Williams-Brice Stadium
  • Columbia, South Carolina
W 41-1451,574
October 18at Ole MissW 35-2930,107
October 25at LSUNo. 20L 6-2461,445
November 1at NC StateABCL 21-2848,500
November 8Appalachian State
  • Williams-Brice Stadium
  • Columbia, South Carolina
L 34-3937,489
November 15Wake Forest
  • Williams-Brice Stadium
  • Columbia, South Carolina
W 37-2637,656
November 22ClemsonW 56-2057,197[1]
December 20vs. No. 16 Miami (OH)L 7-2020,247

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dan Foster (November 23, 1975). "USC Wins 56-20 Rout". The Greenville News. p. 1 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ "1975 Football Schedule". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 7, 2017.