1986 LSU Tigers football team

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1986 LSU Tigers football
Louisiana State University (block logo).svg
SEC Champions
Sugar Bowl, L 15–30 vs. Nebraska
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
Coaches #11
AP #10
1986 record 9–3 (5–1 SEC)
Head coach Bill Arnsparger
Home stadium Tiger Stadium
Seasons
« 1985 1987 »
1986 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#10 LSU 5 1 0     9 3 0
#6 Auburn 4 2 0     10 2 0
#9 Alabama 4 2 0     10 3 0
Georgia 4 2 0     8 4 0
Ole Miss 4 2 0     8 3 1
Tennessee 3 3 0     7 5 0
Florida 2 4 0     6 5 0
Mississippi State 2 4 0     6 5 0
Kentucky 2 4 0     5 5 1
Vanderbilt 0 6 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1986 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University during the 1986 college football season. The team was led by Bill Arnsparger in his third season and finished with an overall record of nine wins and three losses (9–3 overall, 5–1 in the SEC), as Southeastern Conference (SEC) champions and with a loss against Nebraska in the Sugar Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 13 #7 Texas A&M* #14 Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, LA (Rivalry) ESPN W 35–17  
September 20 Miami (OH)* #8 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA L 12–21  
October 4 at Florida #18 Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Rivalry) W 28–17  
October 11 Georgia #16 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 23–14  
October 18 at Kentucky #12 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY W 25–16  
October 25 North Carolina* #12 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 30–3  
November 1 Ole Miss #12 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA (Magnolia Bowl) ABC L 19–21  
November 8 at #6 Alabama #18 Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (Rivalry) ESPN W 14–10  
November 15 at Mississippi State #12 Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, MS ESPN W 47–0  
November 22 Notre Dame* #8 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA W 21–19  
November 29 Tulane* #5 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, LA (Battle for the Rag) W 37–17  
January 1, 1987 vs. #6 Nebraska* #5 Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA (Sugar Bowl) ABC L 15–30  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
  • Source: LSUSports.net: 1986 LSU football schedule[1]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "1986 LSU football schedule". LSUSports.net. Retrieved November 12, 2013.