1982 LSU Tigers football
Orange Bowl, L 20–21 vs. Nebraska
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 11
APNo. 11
Record8–3–1 (4–1–1 SEC)
Head coach
Home stadiumTiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 Southeastern Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 4 Georgia $ 6 0 0 11 1 0
No. 11 LSU 4 1 1 8 3 1
No. 14 Auburn 4 2 0 9 3 0
Vanderbilt 4 2 0 8 4 0
Tennessee 3 2 1 6 5 1
Alabama 3 3 0 8 4 0
Florida 3 3 0 8 4 0
Mississippi State 2 4 0 5 6 0
Ole Miss 0 6 0 4 7 0
Kentucky 0 6 0 0 10 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University (LSU) during the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule

DateOpponentRankSiteTVResultSource
September 18Oregon State*W 45–7
September 25at Rice*
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 52–13
October 2at No. 4 FloridaW 24–13
October 9TennesseeNo. 18
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
T 24–24
October 15at KentuckyNo. 16W 34–10
October 23South CarolinaNo. 14
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 14–6
October 31Ole MissNo. 13
W 45–8
November 6at No. 11 AlabamaNo. 8W 20–10
November 13at Mississippi StateNo. 6ABCL 24–27
November 20No. 7 Florida State*No. 12
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 55–21
November 27Tulane*No. 7
L 28–31[1]
January 1, 1983vs. No. 3 Nebraska*No. 13NBCL 20–21
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the game

[2]

Roster

1982 LSU Tigers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
TE Mitch Andrews
RB Terry Baxter
RB Karl Bernard
OL Clint Berry
QB Timmy Byrd
OL Tommy Campbell
TE Earl Curtis
WR Junius Dural
WR Eric Ellington
WR Herman Fontenot
OL Mike Gambrell
OL John Harrell
RB 21 Dalton Hilliard Fr
RB Garry James
RB Gene Lang
OL Kevin Langford
WR Eric Martin
RB Mike Montz
RB Jesse Myles
QB 7 Alan Risher Sr
TE Malcolm Scott
OL Lance Smith
OL Mike Turner
QB Jeff Wickersham
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DL Greg Bowser
DB James Britt
DB Jeffrey Dale
CB 35 Eugene Daniel Jr
DL Ramsey Darbar
LB Gregg Dubroc
DL Bill Elko
DB Liffort Hobley
LB Tim Joiner
LB Rydell Malancon
DL Leonard Marshall
LB 28 Sean Moore Sr
LB 51 Albert Richardson Jr
LB Lawrence Williams
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K Juan Betanzos
P Clay Parker
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured
    Injured
  • Redshirt
    Redshirt

Roster

References

  1. ^ "Wave turns LSU's oranges to lemons". The Shreveport Times. November 28, 1982. Retrieved October 20, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ http://www.tigerdroppings.com/lsu-football-history/results.aspx?Season=1982