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1979 Big Eight Conference Coaches

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Record: 47-44-0, .516 W-L% (6th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 6.41 (5th of 14) ▪ SOS: 5.76 (6th of 14)

Conference Champion: Oklahoma

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

8 Coaches

Rk Coach School W L T Pct Notes
1 Barry Switzer Oklahoma 11 1 0 .917
2 Tom Osborne Nebraska 10 2 0 .833
3 Jimmy Johnson Oklahoma State 7 4 0 .636
4 Warren Powers Missouri 7 5 0 .583
5 Jim Dickey Kansas State 3 8 0 .273
6 Donnie Duncan Iowa State 3 8 0 .273
7 Chuck Fairbanks Colorado 3 8 0 .273
8 Don Fambrough Kansas 3 8 0 .273