1982 Eastern Michigan Hurons football team

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1982 Eastern Michigan Hurons football
Conference Mid-American Conference
1982 record 1–9–1 (1–7–1 MAC)
Head coach Bob LaPointe, Mike Stock
Captain Chris Babini, David Marshall
Home stadium Rynearson Stadium
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Bowling Green $ 7 2 0     7 5 0
Western Michigan 5 2 2     7 2 2
Miami 5 3 0     7 4 0
Central Michigan 5 3 1     6 4 1
Ohio 5 4 0     6 5 0
Toledo 5 4 0     6 5 0
Northern Illinois 5 4 0     5 5 0
Ball State 4 4 0     5 6 0
Eastern Michigan 1 7 1     1 9 1
Kent State 0 9 0     0 11 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 Eastern Michigan Hurons football team represented Eastern Michigan University in the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Hurons compiled a 1–9–1 record (1–7–1 against conference opponents), finished in ninth place in the Mid-American Conference, and were outscored by their opponents, 205 to 85. Mike Stock was the head coach for the first three games, compiling a 0–3 record, part of a 27-game losing streak dating back to the 1980 season. Bob LaPointe was the head coach for the final eight games, compiling a 1–6–1 record. Stock had been the head coach since 1978,[1][2] the team's statistical leaders included Steve Coulter with 1,290 passing yards, Ricky Calhoun with 656 rushing yards, and Rick Simpson with 385 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 11 at Akron * L 7–14
September 18 at Louisiana Tech * L 12–49
September 25 at Miami (OH) L 0–35
September 2 Central Michigan (rivalry) L 8–13
October 9 at Toledo L 19–20
October 16 Ohio dagger
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 13–14
October 23 at Northern Illinois L 0–10
October 30 Ball State
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 7–16
November 6 Kent State
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 9–7
November 13 at Bowling Green L 7–24
November 20 Western Michigan T 3–3
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1982 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. ^ "1982 Eastern Michigan Eagles Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 28, 2016.