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1975 Big Eight Conference Year Summary

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Record: 57-35-0, .620 W-L% (1st of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 13.09 (1st of 14) ▪ SOS: 9.81 (1st of 14)

Conference Champion: Nebraska and Oklahoma

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Nebraska and Oklahoma)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Colorado, Nebraska and Oklahoma)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Oklahoma 11 1 0 .917 6 1 0 .857 28.7 12.8 24.15 11.32
Nebraska 10 2 0 .833 6 1 0 .857 30.6 11.4 20.67 8.50
Colorado 9 3 0 .750 5 2 0 .714 27.6 20.9 15.08 9.08
Kansas 7 5 0 .583 4 3 0 .571 21.8 15.0 13.82 8.49
Oklahoma State 7 4 0 .636 3 4 0 .429 25.9 16.2 14.01 9.74
Missouri 6 5 0 .545 3 4 0 .429 25.6 21.9 14.29 12.56
Iowa State 4 7 0 .364 1 6 0 .143 14.6 23.9 3.19 9.10
Kansas State 3 8 0 .273 0 7 0 .000 8.1 22.5 -0.51 9.67

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/8 9/15 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 Final
Oklahoma 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 6 7 3 3 1
Nebraska 7 6 6 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 7 6 9
Colorado         19 13 12 10 16 14 10 9 9 10 16
Kansas                     17   18 19  
Missouri   5 5 5 5 12 10 15 12 19 18 18      
Oklahoma State       17 15 14     19            

4 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1976-01-01 Orange Bowl Oklahoma 14 Michigan 6 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1975-12-27 Bluebonnet Bowl Texas 38 Colorado 21 Bluebonnet Bowl (Houston, TX)
1975-12-26 Fiesta Bowl Arizona State 17 Nebraska 14 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
1975-12-26 Sun Bowl Pittsburgh 33 Kansas 19 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. David Williams (Colorado) 59.9
2. Steve Pisarkiewicz (Missouri) 48.7

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Steve Pisarkiewicz (Missouri) 7.7
2. David Williams (Colorado) 7.5

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. David Williams (Colorado) 7.0
2. Steve Pisarkiewicz (Missouri) 6.9

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. David Williams (Colorado) 130.1
2. Steve Pisarkiewicz (Missouri) 121.5

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Henry Marshall (Missouri) 21.5
2. Bobby Thomas* (Nebraska) 18.2
3. Dave Logan (Colorado) 16.3
4. Forry Smith (Iowa State) 15.9
5. Randy Grossart (Missouri) 13.6
6. Don Hasselbeck (Colorado) 10.7