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1976 LSU Tigers football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
1976 record7–3–1 (3–3 SEC)
Head coachCharles McClendon (15th season)
CaptainDE Butch Knight
OG Roy Stuart
Home stadiumTiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →
1976 SEC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#10/10 Georgia 5 1 0     10 2 0
#11/9 Alabama 5 2 0     9 3 0
#20/NR Mississippi State 4 2 0     9 2 0
Florida 4 2 0     8 4 0
#NR/19 Kentucky 4 2 0     8 4 0
Ole Miss 3 4 0     5 6 0
LSU 2 4 0     6 4 1
Tennessee 2 4 0     6 5 0
Auburn 2 4 0     3 8 0
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
  • Mississippi State later forfeited all 1976 wins due to NCAA violations.
    Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches Poll

The 1976 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University (LSU) during the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. Under head coach Charles McClendon, the Tigers had a record of 7–3–1 with a Southeastern Conference record of 3–3. It was McClendon's fifteenth season as head coach at LSU.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 11No. 1 Nebraska*T 6–6
September 18Oregon State*No. 16
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 28–11
September 25Rice*No. 15
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 31–0
October 2at No. 19 FloridaNo. 11L 23–28
October 9VanderbiltNo. 20
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 33–20
October 16at KentuckyNo. 16L 7–21
October 30Ole Miss
W 45–0
November 6at No. 15 AlabamaL 17–28
November 13at Mississippi StateW 21–13
November 20Tulane
W 17–7
November 27Utah
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 35–7
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game

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RosterEdit

1976 LSU Tigers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
RB 4 Alexander, CharlesCharles Alexander So
QB Ensminger, SteveSteve Ensminger Fr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 37 Teal, WillieWillie Teal Fr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

ReferencesEdit


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