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Tennessee State Yearly Results

1975:  5-4-0

Coach:

John A. Merritt

W/L

Date

PF

Opponent

PA

Location

Notes

W

09-06-1975

21

Middle Tennessee St.

14

Nashville, TN

L

09-13-1975

0

Jackson St. (MS)

43

Jackson, MS

W

09-20-1975

21

Alabama A&M

7

Normal, AL

L

10-11-1975

25

Grambling St. (LA)

28

Nashville, TN

W

10-18-1975

14

Virginia Union

7

Nashville, TN

L

10-25-1975

0

Florida A&M

20

Nashville, TN

W

11-01-1975

21

Central St. (OH)

9

Nashville, TN

L

11-08-1975

6

Tennessee-Chattanooga

31

Chattanooga, TN

W

11-15-1975

31

Virginia St.

14

Petersburg, VA

139

Season Totals

173

1976:  7-2-1

Coach:

John A. Merritt

W/L

Date

PF

Opponent

PA

Location

Notes

W

09-04-1976

26

Middle Tennessee St.

17

Nashville, TN

W

09-11-1976

23

Jackson St. (MS)

20

Nashville, TN

W

09-18-1976

26

Alabama A&M

0

Nashville, TN

W

09-25-1976

21

Texas Southern

8

Houston, TX

L

10-02-1976

18

Central St. (OH)

24

Wilberforce, OH

W

10-09-1976

34

Grambling St. (LA)

20

Grambling, LA

W

10-23-1976

21

Florida A&M

3

Tallahassee, FL

W

10-30-1976

21

Southern (LA)

7

Nashville, TN

L

11-06-1976

21

Tennessee-Martin

26

Martin, TN

T

11-13-1976

14

Tennessee-Chattanooga

14

Nashville, TN

225

Season Totals

139

1977:  8-1-1

Coach:

John A. Merritt

W/L

Date

PF

Opponent

PA

Location

Notes

W

09-03-1977

27

Middle Tennessee St.

0

Nashville, TN

W

09-10-1977

17

Jackson St. (MS)

7

Jackson, MS

W

09-17-1977

23

Alabama A&M

10

Normal, AL

W

09-24-1977

23

Texas Southern

7

Nashville, TN

W

10-01-1977

1

Central St. (OH)

0

Nashville, TN

Central St. Forfeits

W

10-08-1977

26

Grambling St. (LA)

8

Nashville, TN

L

10-22-1977

28

Florida A&M

31

Nashville, TN

W

10-29-1977

15

Southern (LA)

7

Baton Rouge, LA

W

11-05-1977

55

Tennessee-Martin

7

Nashville, TN

T

11-12-1977

14

Tennessee-Chattanooga

14

Chattanooga, TN

229

Season Totals

91

1978:  8-3-0

Coach:

John A. Merritt

W/L

Date

PF

Opponent

PA

Location

Notes

W

09-02-1978

13

Middle Tennessee St.

6

Murfreesboro, TN

L

09-09-1978

24

Jackson St. (MS)

35

Nashville, TN

W

09-16-1978

20

Alabama A&M

0

Nashville, TN

L

09-23-1978

0

Texas Southern

16

Houston, TX

W

09-30-1978

13

Central St. (OH)

11

Wilberforce, OH

L

10-07-1978

11

Grambling St. (LA)

16

Shreveport, LA

W

10-21-1978

24

Florida A&M

21

Tallahassee, FL

W

10-28-1978

30

Southern (LA)

13

Nashville, TN

W

11-04-1978

41

North Carolina Central

7

Washington, DC

W

11-11-1978

34

Cameron (OK)

0

Nashville, TN

W

11-18-1978

27

Tennessee-Chattanooga

23

Nashville, TN

237

Season Totals

148

1979:  8-3-0

Coach:

John A. Merritt

Black College National Champions

W/L

Date

PF

Opponent

PA

Location

Notes

L

09-08-1979

21

Jackson St. (MS)

27

Jackson, MS

L

09-15-1979

16

Southern Illinois

18

Nashville, TN

W

09-22-1979

21

Texas Southern

3

Nashville, TN

W

09-29-1979

40

Central St. (OH)

8

Nashville, TN

W

10-06-1979

24

Grambling St. (LA)

13

Nashville, TN

W

10-20-1979

20

Florida A&M

3

Nashville, TN

W

10-27-1979

17

Southern (LA)

6

Baton Rouge, LA

W

11-03-1979

37

North Carolina A&T

14

Greensboro, NC

L

11-09-1979

28

Nevada-Las Vegas

36

Las Vegas, NV

W

11-17-1979

26

Kentucky St.

13

Frankfort, KY

W

11-22-1979

71

Cal Poly-Pomona

3

Nashville, TN

321

Season Totals

144

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