Michigan 21-7

East Lansing

The previous winter Michigan State coach Darryl Rogers had called Michigan "arrogant asses".

WB Ralph Clayton said afterward, "Michigan is the best. If that's arrogant, so be it."


1st Quarter

MICH: Woolfolk 2 yard run (Virgil kick)

2nd Quarter

No Scoring

3rd Quarter

MSU: Hughes 6 yard run (Andersen kick)

MICH: Clayton 66 yard pass from Dickey (Virgil kick)

4th Quarter

MICH: Carter 6 yard pass from Dickey (Virgil kick)



  • Eugene Register-Guard. 7 Oct 1979.
  • Sports Illustrated. 15 Oct 1979.

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