1984 Eastern Michigan Hurons football team

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1984 Eastern Michigan Hurons football
Conference Mid-American Conference
1984 record 2–7–2 (2–5–2 MAC)
Head coach Jim Harkema (2nd season)
Captain By Game
Home stadium Rynearson Stadium
Seasons
← 1983
1985 →
1984 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Toledo $ 7 1 1     8 3 1
Bowling Green 7 2 0     8 3 0
Central Michigan 6 2 1     8 2 1
Ohio 4 4 1     4 6 1
Northern Illinois 3 5 1     4 6 1
Miami 3 5 0     4 7 0
Ball State 3 5 0     3 8 0
Western Michigan 3 6 0     5 6 0
Kent State 3 6 0     4 7 0
Eastern Michigan 2 5 2     2 7 2
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1984 Eastern Michigan Hurons football team represented Eastern Michigan University in the 1984 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their second season under head coach Jim Harkema, the Hurons compiled a 2–7–2 record (2–5–2 against conference opponents), finished in last place in the Mid-American Conference, and were outscored by their opponents, 221 to 151,[1][2] the team's statistical leaders included Robert Gordon with 949 passing yards, Gary Patton with 566 rushing yards, and Derrin Powell with 261 receiving yards.[3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 1 at Youngstown State * Youngstown, OH L 7–31
September 15 at Marshall * L 17–24
September 22 Ohio L 13–16
September 29 at Bowling Green L 27–35
October 6 Central Michigan (rivalry)
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
T 16–16
October 13 at Northern Illinois T 10–10
October 20 at Toledo L 7–17
October 27 Ball State dagger
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
L 10–17
November 3 Kent State
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 20–18
November 10 at Miami (OH) L 0–23
November 17 Western Michigan
  • Rynearson Stadium
  • Ypsilanti, MI
W 24–14
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1984 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. 166, 170. Retrieved July 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1984 Eastern Michigan Eagles Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 28, 2016.