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1978 Season

Head Coach: Charles McClendon
Overall Record: 8-4   Conference Record: 3-3
Final Ranking: Unranked
DateOpponentResultSite
Sep. 16Indiana
W
24-17
Baton Rouge
Sep. 23Wake Forest
W
13-11
Baton Rouge
Sep. 30Rice
W
37-7
Houston
Oct. 7Florida
W
34-21
Gainesville
Oct. 14Georgia
L
17-24
Baton Rouge
Oct. 21Kentucky
W
21-0
Lexington
Nov. 4Ole Miss
W
30-8
Baton Rouge
Nov. 11Alabama
L
10-31
Birmingham
Nov. 18Miss. State
L
14-16
Jackson
Nov. 25Tulane
W
40-21
Baton Rouge
Dec. 2Wyoming
W
24-17
Baton Rouge
Liberty
Dec. 23Missouri
L
15-20
Memphis
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