1975 Temple Owls football team

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1975 Temple Owls football
Temple T logo.svg
ConferenceIndependent
1975 record10–2
Head coachWayne Hardin (5th season)
Home stadiumVeterans Stadium, Franklin Field
Seasons
← 1974
1976 →
1975 NCAA Division I Independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Rutgers         9 2 0
No. 10 Penn State         9 3 0
No. 20 West Virginia         9 3 0
Notre Dame         8 3 0
Virginia Tech         8 3 0
No. 15 Pittsburgh         8 4 0
Boston College         7 4 0
Georgia Tech         7 4 0
Memphis State         7 4 0
Navy         7 4 0
North Texas State         7 4 0
Southern Miss         7 4 0
South Carolina         7 5 0
Colgate         6 4 0
Cincinnati         6 5 0
Hawaii         6 5 0
Syracuse         6 5 0
Temple         6 5 0
Utah State         6 5 0
Indiana State         5 5 0
Dayton         5 6 0
Northeast Louisiana         4 6 1
Tulane         4 7 0
Villanova         4 7 0
Florida State         3 8 0
Air Force         2 8 1
Houston         2 8 0
Miami (FL)         2 8 0
Army         2 9 0
Holy Cross         1 10 0
Louisville         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1975 Temple Owls football team represented Temple University in the 1975 NCAA Division I-A football season. In the first game of the season, Temple nearly upset sixth-ranked Penn State, but lost 26–25.[1]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 6 No. 6 Penn StateL 25–26
September 13at West VirginiaL 7–50
September 20Boston CollegeW 9–27
October 4Cincinnati
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 21–17
October 11Pittsburgh
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia, PA
L 6–55
October 18Akron
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 23–24
October 25at DelawareW 45–0
November 1Dayton
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 23–10
November 8Rhode Island
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 45–6
November 22Drake
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 44–7
November 22Villanova
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 41–3
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

[2]

Roster[edit]

1975 Temple Owls football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 72 Joe Klecko Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Penn State Tops Temple, 26‐25". NYTimes.com. September 7, 1975. Retrieved October 10, 2019.
  2. ^ "1975 Temple Owls Schedule and Results - College Football at Sports-Reference.com". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 22 April 2019.