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1979 Tulane Green Wave Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (19th of 140)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Larry Smith (9-3)

PS/G: 26.5 (19th of 140) ▪ PA/G: 14.9 (34th of 140)
SRS: 13.23 (23rd of 140) ▪ SOS: 3.48 (65th of 140)

Bowl Game: Lost Liberty Bowl 9-6 versus Penn State

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 18 16 15  

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 8, 1979 Sat Tulane (13) Stanford Pac-10 W 33 10 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 15, 1979 Sat Tulane @ Rice SWC L 17 21 1 1 0 L 1
3 Sep 22, 1979 Sat Tulane @ Texas Christian SWC W 33 19 2 1 0 W 1
4 Sep 29, 1979 Sat Tulane (19) Southern Methodist SWC W 24 17 3 1 0 W 2
5 Oct 6, 1979 Sat Tulane Vanderbilt SEC W 42 14 4 1 0 W 3
6 Oct 13, 1979 Sat Tulane @ Southern Mississippi Ind W 20 19 5 1 0 W 4
7 Oct 20, 1979 Sat Tulane @ West Virginia Ind L 17 27 5 2 0 L 1
8 Oct 27, 1979 Sat Tulane Georgia Tech Ind W 12 7 6 2 0 W 1
9 Nov 3, 1979 Sat Tulane @ Boston College Ind W 41 8 7 2 0 W 2
10 Nov 10, 1979 Sat Tulane Mississippi SEC W 49 15 8 2 0 W 3
11 Nov 24, 1979 Sat (18) Tulane Louisiana State SEC W 24 13 9 2 0 W 4
12 Dec 22, 1979 Sat (15) Tulane N Penn State Ind L 6 9 9 3 0 L 1 Liberty Bowl (Memphis, TN)