1982 Mississippi State Bulldogs football
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Record5–6 (2–4 SEC)
Head coach
Defensive coordinatorMelvin Robertson (4th season)
Home stadiumScott Field
(Capacity: 35,000)
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 Mississippi State Bulldogs football team represented Mississippi State University during the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteTVResultSource
September 4at Tulane*W 30–21[1]
September 11Arkansas State*W 31–10[2]
September 18at Memphis State*W 41–17
September 25at No. 5 FloridaL 17–27
October 2No. 6 GeorgiaCBSL 22–29
October 9vs. Southern Miss*L 14–20[3]
October 16at No. 17 Miami (FL)*L 14–31
October 23AuburnL 17–35
October 30No. 9 AlabamaL 12–20
November 13No. 6 LSUABCW 27–24
November 20vs. Ole MissW 27–10
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

[4]

Roster

References

  1. ^ "The Greenwood Commonwealth". The Greenwood Commonwealth. September 5, 1982. Retrieved October 20, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. ^ "State wakes up, whips Arkansas State". The Clarion-Ledger. September 12, 1982. Retrieved August 23, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "DeJarnette, Clark lead USM over State 20–14". Enterprise-Journal. October 10, 1982. Retrieved March 25, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved December 25, 2015