|1977 Texas Tech Red Raiders football|
|1977 record||7–5 (4–4 SWC)|
|Head coach||Steve Sloan (3rd season)|
|Offensive coordinator||Rex Dockery (3rd season)|
|Home stadium||Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium|
|1977 Southwest Conference football standings|
|No. 4 Texas $||8||–||0||–||0||11||–||1||–||0|
|No. 3 Arkansas||7||–||1||–||0||11||–||1||–||0|
The 1977 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1977 NCAA Division I football season. In their third and final season under head coach Steve Sloan, the Red Raiders compiled a 7–5 record (4–4 against SWC opponents), outscored opponents by a combined total of 279 to 246, and finished in a tie for fourth place in the conference. The team played its home games at Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.
|September 10||at Baylor||No. 8||Baylor Stadium • Waco, Texas||W 17–7||45,800|
|September 17||New Mexico*||No. 8||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||W 49–14||45,108|
|September 24||No. 6 Texas A&M||No. 7||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||L 17–33||55,008|
|October 1||at North Carolina*||No. 13||Kenan Memorial Stadium • Chapel Hill, North Carolina||W 10–7||48,000|
|October 8||at Arizona*||No. 17||Arizona Stadium • Tucson, Arizona||W 32–26||41,500|
|October 15||Rice||No. 15||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||W 42–7||42,689|
|October 29||at No. 1 Texas||No. 14||Texas Memorial Stadium • Austin, Texas||L 0–26||77,809|
|November 5||TCU||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||W 49–17||42,124|
|November 12||at SMU||No. 18||Ownby Stadium • Dallas||W 45–7||21,689|
|November 19||at Houston||No. 16||Astrodome • Houston, Texas||L 7–45||43,989|
|November 26||No. 6 Arkansas||Jones Stadium • Lubbock, Texas||L 14–17||32,856|
|December 23||vs. No. 19 Florida State*||Orlando Stadium • Orlando, Florida (Tangerine Bowl)||L 17–40||44,502|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.|
- "1977 Texas Tech Red Raiders Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 21, 2016.
- "1977 Texas Tech Red Raiders Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 21, 2016.