Timeline - 1976

Date: 1976
Title: MSU gets two new sports coaches - Jud Heathcote and Darryl Rogers
Description: Jud Heathcote was named MSU head basketball coach after coaching at the University of Montana. He would replace Gus Ganakas.

Darryl Rogers, who had previously been coaching at San Jose State, was named head football coach. He would replace Denny Stolz.

Source: The Spirit of Michigan State, J. Bruce McCristal