1985 LSU Tigers football team

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1985 LSU Tigers football
Liberty Bowl, L 7–21 vs. Baylor
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 20
AP No. 20
1985 record 9–2–1 (4–1–1 SEC)
Head coach Bill Arnsparger (2nd season)
Home stadium Tiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1984
1986 →
1985 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Tennessee $ 5 1 0     9 1 2
No. 5 Florida 5 1 0     9 1 1
No. 13 Alabama 4 1 1     9 2 1
No. 20 LSU 4 1 1     9 2 1
Georgia 3 2 1     7 3 2
Auburn 3 3 0     8 4 0
Ole Miss 2 4 0     4 6 1
Vanderbilt 1 4 1     3 7 1
Kentucky 1 5 0     5 6 0
Mississippi State 0 6 0     5 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
  • Florida ineligible for SEC championship due to NCAA probation.
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1985 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University during the 1985 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team was led by Bill Arnsparger in his second season and finished with an overall record of nine wins, two losses, and one tie (9–2–1 overall, 4–1–1 in the SEC).

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 14 at North Carolina* Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina PPV W 23–13    
September 21 7 p.m. Colorado State* Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana PPV W 17–3    
October 5 7 p.m. Florida Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) L 0–20    
October 12 at Vanderbilt Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, Tennessee PPV W 49–7    
October 19 6:30 p.m. Kentucky Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana ESPN W 10–0    
November 2 11:30 a.m. at Ole Miss Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, Mississippi TBS W 14–0    
November 9 2:50 p.m. Alabama No. 15 Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Rivalry) ABC T 14–14    
November 16 7 p.m. Mississippi State Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana PPV W 17–15    
November 23 11:30 a.m. at Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, Indiana Mizlou W 10–7   59,075
November 30 7:30 p.m. at Tulane* Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, Louisiana (Battle for the Rag) PPV W 31–19    
December 7 7 p.m. East Carolina* Tiger Stadium • Baton Rouge, Louisiana PPV W 35–15    
December 27 7 p.m. vs. Baylor* No. 20 Liberty Bowl Memorial StadiumMemphis, Tennessee (Liberty Bowl) Mizlou L 7–21    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time Zone.
  • Source: LSUSports.net: 1985 LSU football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1985 LSU football schedule". LSUSports.net. Retrieved November 12, 2013.