M Basketball - 1976-77 Schedule

24-3, 15-3 #
Head Coach: Jim Dutcher
Assistant Coaches: Jimmy Williams, Terry Kunze, Jessie Evans

Date Opponent UMN Rank Opp Rank Location Results
Nov 27 North Dakota State - - Williams Arena 101-68 (W)
Dec 4 at Detroit - - Detroit, Mich. 104-80 (W)
Dec 6 Northern Michigan - - Williams Arena 96-50 (W)
Dec 8 at Nebraska - - Lincoln, Neb. 66-58 (W)
Dec 18 Vermont - - Williams Arena 96-61 (W)
Dec 21 at Marquette 20 6 Milwaukee, Wis. 66-59 (W)
Dec 23 Kansas State 20 - Williams Arena 62-60 (W)
Pillsbury Classic
Dec 30 Cornell 15 - Met Center, Bloomington 84-54 (W)
Dec 31 Montana 15 - Met Center, Bloomington 102-81 (W)
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Jan 8 Iowa 13 - Williams Arena 78-68 (W)
Jan 13 at Illinois 9 - at Champaign, Ill. 83-69 (W)
Jan 15 at Purdue 9 - at West Lafayette, Ind. 64-66 (OT) (L)
Jan 22 Wisconsin 11 - Williams Arena 82-64 (W)
Jan 24 Michigan State 11 - Williams Arena 75-70 (W)
Jan 27 at Indiana 13 - at Bloomington, Ind. 79-60 (W)
Jan 29 at Ohio State 13 - at Columbus, Ohio 77-67 (W)
Feb 5 Northwestern 10 - Williams Arena 79-53 (W)
Feb 7 Michigan 10 5 Williams Arena 80-86 (L)
Feb 10 Ohio State 8 - Williams Arena 91-65 (W)
Feb 12 at Iowa 8 - Iowa City, Iowa 61-58 (W)
Feb 15 Indiana 12 - Williams Arena 65-61 (W)
Feb 17 at Michigan State 12 - at East Lansing, Mich. 99-77 (W)
Feb 19 at Michigan 13 5 Ann Arbor, Mich. 70-89 (L)
Feb 24 Purdue 13 19 Williams Arena 84-78 (OT) (W)
Feb 26 Illinois 13 - Williams Arena 72-70 (W)
March 3 at Wisconsin 9 - at Madison, Wis. 64-61 (W)
March 5 at Northwestern 9 - at Evanston, Ill. 105-82 (W)

The NCAA declated all games from 1976-77 forfeits because of the use of an ineligible player. The Big Ten lists Minnesota's record as 0-27, 0-18.