1975-76 San Diego Mariners Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 36-38-6 - 78 points
Finishing 3rd in the WHA's WHA West Division
Postseason: 5-6
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Preliminary - Lost to Phoenix Roadrunners 2-3
Quarter-Finals - Lost to Houston Aeros 4-2
Coach: Ron Ingram (36-38-6)
Location: San Diego, California
1975-76 San Diego Mariners Statistics
1975-76 San Diego Mariners Roster

The San Diego Mariners of the World Hockey Association ended the 1975-76 season with a record of 36 wins and 38 losses and 6 ties for 78 points, finishing third in the WHA's WHA West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 5-6.

The Mariners scored 303 goals and allowed 290. Norm Ferguson and Gene Peacosh netted 37 goals for San Diego, while Andre Lacroix contributed 72 assists. Ernie Wakely earned 35 wins for the squad and a team-best 3.26 goals against average, topping goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Ron Ingram coached the team. The 1975-76 San Diego Mariners lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 303
Regular Season Goals Against: 290

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 10, 1975 San Diego Mariners 5 at Phoenix Roadrunners 6 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
October 11, 1975 Phoenix Roadrunners 4 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
October 16, 1975 Indianapolis Racers 0 at San Diego Mariners 3 W 1-1-0 0-1-0 1-2-0
October 18, 1975 Winnipeg Jets 1 at San Diego Mariners 2 W 2-1-0 0-1-0 2-2-0
October 23, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at San Diego Mariners 4 T 2-1-1 0-1-0 2-2-1 OT
October 25, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at San Diego Mariners 6 W 3-1-1 0-1-0 3-2-1
October 30, 1975 Houston Aeros 4 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 3-2-1 0-1-0 3-3-1
November 2, 1975 San Diego Mariners 3 at Edmonton Oilers 5 L 3-2-1 0-2-0 3-4-1
November 4, 1975 San Diego Mariners 4 at Calgary Cowboys 4 T 3-2-1 0-2-1 3-4-2 OT
November 7, 1975 San Diego Mariners 3 at Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 2 W 3-2-1 1-2-1 4-4-2 OT
November 8, 1975 San Diego Mariners 4 at Cincinnati Stingers 7 L 3-2-1 1-3-1 4-5-2
November 13, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 1 at San Diego Mariners 3 W 4-2-1 1-3-1 5-5-2
November 15, 1975 Toronto Toros 6 at San Diego Mariners 4 L 4-3-1 1-3-1 5-6-2
November 17, 1975 San Diego Mariners 3 at Edmonton Oilers 6 L 4-3-1 1-4-1 5-7-2
November 18, 1975 San Diego Mariners 6 at Calgary Cowboys 2 W 4-3-1 2-4-1 6-7-2
November 20, 1975 Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 1 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 5-3-1 2-4-1 7-7-2
November 22, 1975 Edmonton Oilers 3 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 5-4-1 2-4-1 7-8-2 OT
November 25, 1975 Edmonton Oilers 2 at San Diego Mariners 7 W 6-4-1 2-4-1 8-8-2
November 27, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 1 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 7-4-1 2-4-1 9-8-2
November 29, 1975 Calgary Cowboys 5 at San Diego Mariners 4 L 7-5-1 2-4-1 9-9-2 OT
November 30, 1975 San Diego Mariners 4 at Houston Aeros 8 L 7-5-1 2-5-1 9-10-2
December 4, 1975 Winnipeg Jets 5 at San Diego Mariners 4 L 7-6-1 2-5-1 9-11-2
December 6, 1975 New England Whalers 1 at San Diego Mariners 4 W 8-6-1 2-5-1 10-11-2
December 11, 1975 Indianapolis Racers 3 at San Diego Mariners 3 T 8-6-2 2-5-1 10-11-3 OT
December 13, 1975 Cincinnati Stingers 3 at San Diego Mariners 3 T 8-6-3 2-5-1 10-11-4 OT
December 14, 1975 San Diego Mariners 2 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 L 8-6-3 2-6-1 10-12-4
December 16, 1975 San Diego Mariners 4 at Houston Aeros 2 W 8-6-3 3-6-1 11-12-4
December 18, 1975 Cincinnati Stingers 3 at San Diego Mariners 7 W 9-6-3 3-6-1 12-12-4
December 19, 1975 San Diego Mariners 3 at Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 6 L 9-6-3 3-7-1 12-13-4
December 21, 1975 Houston Aeros 1 at San Diego Mariners 3 W 10-6-3 3-7-1 13-13-4
December 23, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 4 at San Diego Mariners 10 W 11-6-3 3-7-1 14-13-4
December 26, 1975 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 at San Diego Mariners 4 W 12-6-3 3-7-1 15-13-4
December 28, 1975 San Diego Mariners 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 W 12-6-3 4-7-1 16-13-4
December 30, 1975 San Diego Mariners 3 at New England Whalers 5 L 12-6-3 4-8-1 16-14-4
January 2, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Indianapolis Racers 0 W 12-6-3 5-8-1 17-14-4
January 3, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Cincinnati Stingers 5 L 12-6-3 5-9-1 17-15-4
January 6, 1976 San Diego Mariners 4 at Toronto Toros 6 L 12-6-3 5-10-1 17-16-4
January 7, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 8 L 12-6-3 5-11-1 17-17-4
January 9, 1976 San Diego Mariners 5 at New England Whalers 3 W 12-6-3 6-11-1 18-17-4
January 10, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Quebec Nordiques 4 L 12-6-3 6-12-1 18-18-4 OT
January 11, 1976 San Diego Mariners 4 at New England Whalers 8 L 12-6-3 6-13-1 18-19-4
January 15, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 13-6-3 6-13-1 19-19-4 OT
January 17, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 14-6-3 6-13-1 20-19-4
January 21, 1976 San Diego Mariners 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 L 14-6-3 6-14-1 20-20-4 OT
January 23, 1976 San Diego Mariners 7 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 W 14-6-3 7-14-1 21-20-4
January 24, 1976 Toronto Toros 4 at San Diego Mariners 6 W 15-6-3 7-14-1 22-20-4
January 25, 1976 San Diego Mariners 5 at Phoenix Roadrunners 7 L 15-6-3 7-15-1 22-21-4
January 27, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 4 at San Diego Mariners 3 L 15-7-3 7-15-1 22-22-4 OT
January 29, 1976 Calgary Cowboys 0 at San Diego Mariners 1 W 16-7-3 7-15-1 23-22-4
January 31, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 1 at San Diego Mariners 6 W 17-7-3 7-15-1 24-22-4
February 4, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at San Diego Mariners 4 W 18-7-3 7-15-1 25-22-4
February 5, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at San Diego Mariners 3 W 19-7-3 7-15-1 26-22-4
February 8, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Houston Aeros 5 L 19-7-3 7-16-1 26-23-4
February 10, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 L 19-7-3 7-17-1 26-24-4
February 11, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 19-8-3 7-17-1 26-25-4
February 14, 1976 Houston Aeros 1 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 20-8-3 7-17-1 27-25-4
February 15, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Indianapolis Racers 2 W 20-8-3 8-17-1 28-25-4
February 17, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Quebec Nordiques 5 L 20-8-3 8-18-1 28-26-4
February 20, 1976 San Diego Mariners 6 at Toronto Toros 4 W 20-8-3 9-18-1 29-26-4
February 21, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Cincinnati Stingers 3 L 20-8-3 9-19-1 29-27-4
February 25, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 W 20-8-3 10-19-1 30-27-4 OT
February 27, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 L 20-8-3 10-20-1 30-28-4
March 2, 1976 New England Whalers 4 at San Diego Mariners 3 L 20-9-3 10-20-1 30-29-4
March 4, 1976 New England Whalers 2 at San Diego Mariners 8 W 21-9-3 10-20-1 31-29-4
March 7, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 22-9-3 10-20-1 32-29-4
March 9, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Houston Aeros 9 L 22-9-3 10-21-1 32-30-4
March 11, 1976 Houston Aeros 1 at San Diego Mariners 4 W 23-9-3 10-21-1 33-30-4
March 13, 1976 Houston Aeros 3 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 23-10-3 10-21-1 33-31-4
March 18, 1976 San Diego Mariners 4 at Indianapolis Racers 4 T 23-10-3 10-21-2 33-31-5 OT
March 19, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Houston Aeros 8 L 23-10-3 10-22-2 33-32-5
March 20, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 4 at San Diego Mariners 3 L 23-11-3 10-22-2 33-33-5 OT
March 23, 1976 Indianapolis Racers 8 at San Diego Mariners 8 T 23-11-4 10-22-2 33-33-6 OT
March 25, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 1 at San Diego Mariners 9 W 24-11-4 10-22-2 34-33-6
March 26, 1976 San Diego Mariners 1 at Phoenix Roadrunners 3 L 24-11-4 10-23-2 34-34-6
March 27, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 5 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 24-12-4 10-23-2 34-35-6
March 28, 1976 San Diego Mariners 1 at Winnipeg Jets 6 L 24-12-4 10-24-2 34-36-6
March 30, 1976 San Diego Mariners 4 at Houston Aeros 3 W 24-12-4 11-24-2 35-36-6
April 3, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 L 24-12-4 11-25-2 35-37-6
April 4, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Houston Aeros 5 L 24-12-4 11-26-2 35-38-6
April 6, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 W 24-12-4 12-26-2 36-38-6 OT
April 9, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Phoenix Roadrunners 3 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0 OT
April 10, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 at San Diego Mariners 4 W 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
April 13, 1976 San Diego Mariners 4 at Phoenix Roadrunners 6 L 1-0-0 0-2-0 1-2-0
April 15, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 1 at San Diego Mariners 5 W 2-0-0 0-2-0 2-2-0
April 17, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Phoenix Roadrunners 1 W 2-0-0 1-2-0 3-2-0
April 21, 1976 San Diego Mariners 6 at Houston Aeros 8 L 2-0-0 1-3-0 3-3-0
April 23, 1976 San Diego Mariners 1 at Houston Aeros 3 L 2-0-0 1-4-0 3-4-0
April 25, 1976 Houston Aeros 8 at San Diego Mariners 4 L 2-1-0 1-4-0 3-5-0
April 27, 1976 Houston Aeros 2 at San Diego Mariners 3 W 3-1-0 1-4-0 4-5-0
April 28, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Houston Aeros 2 W 3-1-0 2-4-0 5-5-0
April 30, 1976 Houston Aeros 3 at San Diego Mariners 2 L 3-2-0 2-4-0 5-6-0