1981 Eastern Michigan Hurons football team

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1981 Eastern Michigan Hurons football
Conference Mid-American Conference
1981 record 0–11 (0–9 MAC)
Head coach Mike Stock (4th season)
Captain Mike Price, Kahle Strickland
Home stadium Rynearson Stadium
Seasons
← 1980
1982 →
1981 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Toledo $ 8 1 0     9 3 0
Miami 6 1 1     8 2 1
Central Michigan 7 2 0     7 4 0
Bowling Green 5 3 1     5 5 1
Western Michigan 5 4 0     6 5 0
Ohio 5 4 0     5 6 0
Kent State 3 6 0     4 7 0
Ball State 2 6 0     4 7 0
Northern Illinois 2 7 0     3 8 0
Eastern Michigan 0 9 0     0 11 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1981 Eastern Michigan Hurons football team represented Eastern Michigan University in the 1981 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fourth season under head coach Mike Stock, the Hurons compiled a 0–11 record (0–9 against conference opponents), finished in last place in the Mid-American Conference, and were outscored by their opponents, 338 to 88,[1][2] the team's statistical leaders included J.F. Green with 1,391 passing yards, Ricky Calhoun with 971 rushing yards, and Jeff Dackin with 440 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 12 Akron * L 7–14
September 19 at Illinois State * L 7–28
September 26 Miami (OH)
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 12–18
October 3 at Central Michigan (rivalry) L 14–63
October 10 Toledo dagger L 7–42
October 17 at Miami (OH) L 7–29
October 24 Northern Illinois
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 7–30
October 31 at Ball State L 13–35
November 7 at Kent State L 7–13
November 14 Bowling Green
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 0–28
November 21 at Western Michigan L 7–38
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1981 Eastern Michigan Eagles Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 28, 2016. 
  2. ^ "2015 Eastern Michigan Football Digital Media Guide" (PDF). Eastern Michigan University Football. pp. 165, 170. Retrieved July 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1981 Eastern Michigan Eagles Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 28, 2016.