1982 Syracuse Orangemen football team

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1982 Syracuse Orangemen football
Conference Independent
1982 record 2–9
Head coach Dick MacPherson (2nd season)
Captain Gerry Feehery[1]
Home stadium Carrier Dome
(Capacity: 50,000)
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 Division I-A independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Penn State           11 1 0
No. 13 Florida State           9 3 0
No. 10 Pittsburgh           9 3 0
No. 19 West Virginia           9 3 0
Boston College           8 3 1
Southwestern Louisiana           7 3 1
East Carolina           7 4 0
Miami           7 4 0
Southern Miss           7 4 0
Virginia Tech           7 4 0
Notre Dame           6 4 1
Cincinnati           6 5 0
Georgia Tech           6 5 0
Navy           6 5 0
Louisville           5 6 0
Rutgers           5 6 0
Army           4 7 0
South Carolina           4 7 0
Temple           4 7 0
Tulane           4 7 0
William & Mary           3 8 0
North Texas State           2 9 0
Syracuse           2 9 0
Memphis           1 10 0
Richmond           0 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 Syracuse Orangemen football team represented Syracuse University during the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team was led by second-year head coach Dick MacPherson and played their home games in the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York. Syracuse finished the season with a 2–9 record.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 4 at Rutgers Giants StadiumEast Rutherford, NJ W 31–8   20,890
September 11 Temple Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY L 18–23   29,574
September 18 Illinois Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY L 10–47   30,128
September 25 at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN L 10–17   42,020
October 2 Maryland Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY L 3–26   30,214
October 16 at No. 8 Penn State Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA (Rivalry) L 7–28   84,762
October 23 No. 2 Pittsburgh Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 0–14   42,321
October 30 Colgate Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY (Rivalry) W 49–15   36,076
November 6 Navy Carrier Dome • Syracuse, NY L 18–20   43,443
November 13 at Boston College Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA (Rivalry) L 13–20   21,500
November 20 at No. 16 West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Rivalry) L 0–26   48,456
#Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Sources:[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2017 Syracuse football media guide. pg. 150
  2. ^ "1982 Syracuse Orange Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved January 24, 2018.