Standings

Standings Table
Overall Conference Points Per Game SRS Polls
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Off Def SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Rank Notes
Michigan1020.833710.87536.07.924.677.00213
Ohio State921.792710.87525.412.420.6610.24426
Minnesota650.545440.50018.319.27.516.06
Illinois560.455440.50021.422.59.1910.3714
Indiana560.455440.50011.823.10.868.68
Purdue560.455440.50017.121.25.638.45
Iowa560.455350.37514.621.33.107.28
Michigan State461.409350.37521.525.34.077.79
Wisconsin560.455350.37527.124.27.035.94
Northwestern1100.091170.12512.228.3-4.277.73

2 Bowl Games

  • Number in parentheses indicates AP rank at time of bowl game
2 Bowl Games Table
Date Bowl Pts Pts Notes
1977-01-01Orange BowlOhio State (11) 27Colorado (12) 10Miami, FL
1977-01-01Rose BowlSouthern California (3) 14Michigan (2) 6Pasadena, CA

Award Winners

Award Winners Table
Award Name School
Big Ten Coach of the YearBo SchembechlerMichigan

1976 Conference Leaders