1985 Kansas State Wildcats football team

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1985 Kansas State Wildcats football
Conference Big Eight Conference
1985 record 1–10 (1–6 Big 8)
Head coach Jim Dickey (8th year, games 1–2)
Lee Moon (interim, games 3–11)
Offensive coordinator Al Sandahl (1st year)
Home stadium KSU Stadium
Seasons
← 1984
1986 →
1985 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Oklahoma $ 7 0 0     11 1 0
#11 Nebraska 6 1 0     9 3 0
Oklahoma State 4 3 0     8 4 0
Colorado 4 3 0     7 5 0
Iowa State 3 4 0     5 6 0
Kansas 2 5 0     6 6 0
Kansas State 1 6 0     1 10 0
Missouri 1 6 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1985 Kansas State Wildcats football team represented Kansas State University in the 1985 NCAA Division I-A football season. Eighth-year head coach Jim Dickey was forced to resign after opening the season with two consecutive losses including one to an NCAA Division I-AA team.[1] Assistant athletic director Lee Moon took over as interim coach for the rest of the season. The Wildcats played their home games in KSU Stadium. They finished with a record of 1–10 overall and a 1–6 in Big Eight Conference play.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 Wichita State* KSU StadiumManhattan, KS none L 10–16   30,300
September 14 Northern Iowa* KSU Stadium • Manhattan, KS none L 6–10   17,550
September 21 TCU* KSU Stadium • Manhattan, KS none L 21–24   15,500
September 28 North Texas State* KSU Stadium • Manhattan, KS none L 10–22   22,000
October 5 No. 2 Oklahoma KSU Stadium • Manhattan, KS none L 6–41   23,500
October 19 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS (Sunflower Showdown) none L 7–38   40,000
October 26 at Missouri Faurot FieldColombia, MO none W 20–17   40,221
November 2 No. 5 Nebraska KSU Stadium • Manhattan, KS none L 3–41   41,200
November 9 at No. 10 Oklahoma State Lewis FieldStillwater, OK none L 3–35   50,000
November 16 Iowa State KSU Stadium • Manhattan, KS none L 14–21   17,500
November 23 at Colorado Folsom FieldBoulder, CO none L 0–30   28,210
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

Table references[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kansas State Fires Coach Jim Dickey". Gainesville Sun. September 16, 1985. 
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Kansas State University coaching records by game (1985)". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 11, 2011.