1975 Iowa State Cyclones football
ConferenceBig Eight Conference
1975 record4–7 (1–6 Big 8)
Head coachEarle Bruce (3rd season)
CaptainSy Bassett, Bob Bos, Jeff Jones, Ray King
Home stadiumCyclone Stadium
Seasons
← 1974
1976 →
1975 Big 8 football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Oklahoma 6 1 0     11 1 0
#9 Nebraska 6 1 0     10 2 0
#16 Colorado 5 2 0     9 3 0
Kansas 4 3 0     7 5 0
Oklahoma State 3 4 0     7 4 0
Missouri 3 4 0     6 5 0
Iowa State 1 6 0     4 7 0
Kansas State 0 7 0     3 8 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1975 Iowa State Cyclones football team represented Iowa State University in the Big Eight Conference during the 1975 NCAA Division I football season. In their third year under head coach Earle Bruce, the Cyclones compiled a 4–7 record (1–6 against conference opponents), finished in seventh place in the conference, and were outscored by opponents by a combined total of 263 to 161.[1][2] They played their home games at Cyclone Stadium (now known as Jack Trice Stadium) in Ames, Iowa.

Sy Bassett, Bob Bos, Jeff Jones, and Ray King were the team captains.[2]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 13at No. 16 UCLA*L 21–37
September 20Air Force*W 17–12
September 27at Florida State*W 10–6
October 4at Utah*W 31–3
October 11at Kansas StateW 17–7
October 18Kansas
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
L 10–21
October 25at No. 2 OklahomaL 7–39
November 1No. 16 Colorado
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
L 27–28
November 8No. 19 Missouri
L 14–44
November 15at No. 2 NebraskaL 0–52
November 22Oklahoma State
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
L 7–14
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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