1992 Ole Miss Rebels football team

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1992 Ole Miss Rebels football
Liberty Bowl champion
Liberty Bowl, W 13–0 vs. Air Force
Conference Southeastern Conference
Division Western Division
Ranking
Coaches No. 16
AP No. 16
1992 record 9–3 (5–3 SEC)
Head coach Billy Brewer (10th season)
Captain Chad Brown
Everett Lindsay
Cory Philpot
Lynn Ross
Russ Shows[1]
Home stadium Vaught–Hemingway Stadium
(Capacity: 42,577)
Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium
(Capacity 62,512)
Seasons
← 1991
1993 →
1992 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Eastern Division
No. 10 Florida xy 6 2 0     9 4 0
No. 8 Georgia x 6 2 0     10 2 0
No. 12 Tennessee 5 3 0     9 3 0
South Carolina 3 5 0     5 6 0
Kentucky 2 6 0     4 7 0
Vanderbilt 2 6 0     4 7 0
Western Division
No. 1 Alabama x$ 8 0 0     13 0 0
No. 16 Ole Miss 5 3 0     9 3 0
No. 23 Mississippi State 4 4 0     7 5 0
Arkansas 3 4 1     3 7 1
Auburn 2 5 1     5 5 1
LSU 1 7 0     2 9 0
Championship: Alabama 28, Florida 21
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1992 Ole Miss Rebels football team represented the University of Mississippi during the 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season.[2] The Rebels were led by 10th-year head coach Billy Brewer and played their home games at Vaught–Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Mississippi, and alternate-site home games at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, Mississippi. They competed as members of the Southeastern Conference, finishing in second in the Western Division with a record of 9–3 (5–3 SEC). They were invited to the 1992 Liberty Bowl, where they defeated Air Force, 13–0.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 Auburn Vaught–Hemingway StadiumOxford, MS W 45–21   40,000
September 12 Tulane* Vaught–Hemingway Stadium • Oxford, MS (Rivalry) W 35–9   30,200
September 19 at Vanderbilt No. 25 Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, TN (Rivalry) L 9–31   41,000
September 26 at No. 18 Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA ABC L 11–37   84,278
October 3 Kentucky Vaught–Hemingway Stadium • Oxford, MS W 24–14   31,200
October 17 at Arkansas War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR (Rivalry) W 17–3   53,513
October 24 at No. 4 Alabama Bryant–Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL (Rivalry) JP L 10–31   70,123
October 31 LSU Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS (Rivalry) W 32–0   47,000
November 7 Memphis State*dagger Vaught–Hemingway Stadium • Oxford, MS (Rivalry) W 17–12   42,847
November 14 Louisiana Tech* Vaught–Hemingway Stadium • Oxford, MS W 13–6   22,500
November 28 No. 16 Mississippi State No. 24 Vaught–Hemingway Stadium • Oxford, MS (Egg Bowl) JP W 17–10   41,500
December 31 vs. Air Force* No. 20 Liberty Bowl Memorial StadiumMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) ESPN W 13–0   32,107
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Sources:[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ole Miss 2016 Media Guide. p. 182
  2. ^ a b "1992 Ole Miss Rebels Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 25, 2017.