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1971 Michigan Wolverines Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (3rd of 128) ▪ Rank: 6th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bo Schembechler (11-1)

PS/G: 35.1 (5th of 128) ▪ PA/G: 6.9 (1st of 128)
SRS: 19.54 (7th of 128) ▪ SOS: 2.79 (52nd of 128)

Bowl Game: Lost Rose Bowl 13-12 versus Stanford

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
4 4 4 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 6

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 11, 1971 Sat (4) Michigan @ (20) Northwestern Big Ten W 21 6 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 18, 1971 Sat (4) Michigan Virginia ACC W 56 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 25, 1971 Sat (4) Michigan UCLA Pac-8 W 38 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 2, 1971 Sat (2) Michigan Navy Ind W 46 0 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 9, 1971 Sat (2) Michigan @ Michigan State Big Ten W 24 13 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 16, 1971 Sat (3) Michigan Illinois Big Ten W 35 6 6 0 0 W 6
7 Oct 23, 1971 Sat (3) Michigan @ Minnesota Big Ten W 35 7 7 0 0 W 7
8 Oct 30, 1971 Sat (3) Michigan Indiana Big Ten W 61 7 8 0 0 W 8
9 Nov 6, 1971 Sat (3) Michigan Iowa Big Ten W 63 7 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 13, 1971 Sat (3) Michigan @ Purdue Big Ten W 20 17 10 0 0 W 10
11 Nov 20, 1971 Sat (3) Michigan Ohio State Big Ten W 10 7 11 0 0 W 11
12 Jan 1, 1972 Sat (4) Michigan N (16) Stanford Pac-8 L 12 13 11 1 0 L 1 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)