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1975 Maryland Terrapins football
ACC Champions
Gator Bowl Champions
Gator Bowl, Win, 13-0, vs. Florida
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1975 record9-2-1 (5-0-0 ACC)
Head coachJerry Claiborne
Home stadiumByrd Stadium
Seasons
← 1974
1976 →
1975 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Maryland 5 0 0     9 2 1
Duke 3 0 2     4 5 2
NC State 2 2 1     7 4 1
Wake Forest 3 3 0     3 8 0
Clemson 2 3 0     2 9 0
North Carolina 1 4 1     3 7 1
Virginia 0 4 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1975 Maryland Terrapins football team represented University of Maryland in the 1975 NCAA college football season. The Terrapins offense scored 312 points while the defense allowed 150 points. Led by head coach Jerry Claiborne, the Terrapins appeared in the Gator Bowl.

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 6* Villanova #17 Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD W 41–0   41,362
September 13* at #20 Tennessee #14 Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN L 8–26   74,161
September 20 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 34–7   43,000
September 27* at Kentucky #20 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY T 10–10   55,000
October 4† Syracuse Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD W 24–7   43,863
October 11 North Carolina State Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD W 37–22   39,221
October 18 at Wake Forest #19 Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 27–0   19,300
November 1* #9 Penn State #14 Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD L 13–15   58,973
November 8* at Cincinnati #16 Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH W 21–19   16,478
November 15 at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 22–20   35,400
November 22 Virginia #20 Byrd Stadium • College Park, MD W 62–24   44,867
December 29* vs. #13 Florida #17 Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Gator Bowl) W 13–0   64,012
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
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Team Players in the NFLEdit

The following players were selected in the 1976 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Overall NFL Team
Rich JenningsRunning back 11313 Oakland Raiders
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ReferencesEdit

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