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1979 Brigham Young Cougars Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (4th of 140) ▪ Rank: 13th in Final AP Poll
Conference: WAC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: LaVell Edwards (11-1)

PS/G: 40.3 (1st of 140) ▪ PA/G: 13.6 (24th of 140)
SRS: 18.13 (10th of 140) ▪ SOS: -0.87 (77th of 140)

Bowl Game: Lost Holiday Bowl 38-37 versus Indiana

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
        20 16 13 11 11 11 10 10 9 9 13

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 8, 1979 Sat Brigham Young @ (14) Texas A&M SWC W 18 17 1 0 0 W 1 Houston, TX
2 Sep 15, 1979 Sat Brigham Young Weber State Non-Major W 48 3 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 29, 1979 Sat Brigham Young Texas-El Paso WAC W 31 7 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 5, 1979 Fri (20) Brigham Young Hawaii WAC W 38 15 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 13, 1979 Sat (16) Brigham Young @ Utah State PCAA W 48 24 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 20, 1979 Sat (13) Brigham Young @ Wyoming WAC W 54 14 6 0 0 W 6
7 Oct 27, 1979 Sat (11) Brigham Young New Mexico WAC W 59 7 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 3, 1979 Sat (11) Brigham Young @ Colorado State WAC W 30 7 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 9, 1979 Fri (11) Brigham Young @ Long Beach State PCAA W 31 17 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 17, 1979 Sat (10) Brigham Young Utah WAC W 27 0 10 0 0 W 10
11 Nov 24, 1979 Sat (10) Brigham Young @ San Diego State WAC W 63 14 11 0 0 W 11
12 Dec 21, 1979 Fri (9) Brigham Young N Indiana Big Ten L 37 38 11 1 0 L 1 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)