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1979 Michigan Wolverines Schedule and Results

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (31st of 140) ▪ Rank: 18th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big Ten  ▪ Conference Record: 6-2 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bo Schembechler (8-4)

PS/G: 26.0 (22nd of 140) ▪ PA/G: 12.6 (18th of 140)
SRS: 15.36 (16th of 140) ▪ SOS: 7.11 (28th of 140)

Bowl Game: Lost Gator Bowl 17-15 versus North Carolina

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
7 6 11 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 13 16 15 14 18

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 8, 1979 Sat (7) Michigan Northwestern Big Ten W 49 7 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 15, 1979 Sat (6) Michigan (9) Notre Dame Ind L 10 12 1 1 0 L 1
3 Sep 22, 1979 Sat (11) Michigan Kansas Big 8 W 28 7 2 1 0 W 1
4 Sep 29, 1979 Sat (11) Michigan @ California Pac-10 W 14 10 3 1 0 W 2
5 Oct 6, 1979 Sat (11) Michigan @ (16) Michigan State Big Ten W 21 7 4 1 0 W 3
6 Oct 13, 1979 Sat (11) Michigan Minnesota Big Ten W 31 21 5 1 0 W 4
7 Oct 20, 1979 Sat (11) Michigan @ Illinois Big Ten W 27 7 6 1 0 W 5
8 Oct 27, 1979 Sat (10) Michigan Indiana Big Ten W 27 21 7 1 0 W 6
9 Nov 3, 1979 Sat (10) Michigan Wisconsin Big Ten W 54 0 8 1 0 W 7
10 Nov 10, 1979 Sat (10) Michigan @ (14) Purdue Big Ten L 21 24 8 2 0 L 1
11 Nov 17, 1979 Sat (13) Michigan (2) Ohio State Big Ten L 15 18 8 3 0 L 2
12 Dec 28, 1979 Fri (14) Michigan N North Carolina ACC L 15 17 8 4 0 L 3 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)