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1978 Kansas Jayhawks football
ConferenceBig Eight Conference
1978 record1–10 (0–7 Big 8)
Head coachBud Moore (4th season)
Offensive coordinatorJohn Levra (4th season)
Defensive coordinatorLarry Jones (2nd season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1977
1979 →
1978 Big 8 football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3 Oklahoma § 6 1 0     11 1 0
#8 Nebraska § 6 1 0     9 3 0
Iowa State 4 3 0     8 4 0
#15 Missouri 4 3 0     8 4 0
Kansas State 3 4 0     4 7 0
Oklahoma State 3 4 0     3 8 0
Colorado 2 5 0     6 5 0
Kansas 0 7 0     1 10 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1978 Kansas Jayhawks football team represented the University of Kansas in the Big Eight Conference during the 1978 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fourth and final season under head coach Bud Moore, the Jayhawks compiled a 1–10 record (0–7 against conference opponents), finished in last place in the conference, and were outscored by opponents by a combined total of 346 to 172.[1] They played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kansas.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 9No. 16 Texas A&M*L 10–37
September 16at No. 18 Washington*L 2–31
September 23No. 8 UCLA*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, Kansas
W 28–24
September 30Miami (FL)*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, Kansas
L 6–38
October 7at No. 13 ColoradoL 7–17
October 14No. 1 Oklahoma
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, Kansas
L 16–17
October 21at Oklahoma StateL 7–21
October 28Iowa State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, Kansas
L 7–13
November 4No. 4 Nebraska
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Lawrence, Kansas
L 21–63
November 11at MissouriL 0–48
November 18at Kansas StateL 20–36
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "1978 Kansas Jayhawks Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/kansas/1978-schedule.html. Retrieved September 20, 2017.
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