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1975 Ohio State Buckeyes football team

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Conference  Big Ten Conference
AP  No. 4
MVP  Cornelius Greene
Coaches  No. 4
1975 record  11–1 (8–0 Big Ten)
1975 Ohio State Buckeyes football team
Head coach  Woody Hayes (25th year)

The 1975 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented the Ohio State University in the 1975 NCAA Division I football season. The Buckeyes compiled an 11–1 record, including the 1976 Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, where they lost, 23–10, to the UCLA Bruins.


In 1975, Archie Griffin became college football's only two-time Heisman trophy winner. Griffin won four Big Ten Conference titles with the Ohio State Buckeyes and became the only player ever to start in four Rose Bowls.

Coaching staff

  • Woody Hayes - Head Coach (25th year)
  • George Chaump - Offense (8th year)
  • George Hill (American football coach) - Defensive Coordinator (5th year)
  • Charles Clausen - Defense (5th year)
  • Alex Gibbs - Offensive Coordinator/ Offensive Line (1st year)
  • Mickey Jackson - (2nd year)
  • John Mummey - Quarterbacks (7th year)
  • Ralph Staub - (6th year)
  • Dick Walker - Defensive Backs (7th year)
  • Awards and honors

  • Archie Griffin, Heisman Trophy
  • References

    1975 Ohio State Buckeyes football team Wikipedia