1992 Michigan State Spartans football team

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1992 Michigan State Spartans football
Michigan State Spartans script.svg
Conference Big Ten
1992 record 5–6 (5–3 Big 10)
Head coach George Perles (10th season)
Offensive coordinator Morris Watts (6th season)
Defensive coordinator Norm Parker
Home stadium Spartan Stadium
(c. 76,000 natural grass)
Seasons
← 1991
1993 →
1992 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Michigan $ 6 0 2     9 0 3
No. 18 Ohio State 5 2 1     8 3 1
Michigan State 5 3 0     5 6 0
Illinois 4 3 1     6 5 1
Iowa 4 4 0     5 7 0
Indiana 3 5 0     5 6 0
Wisconsin 3 5 0     5 6 0
Purdue 3 5 0     4 7 0
Northwestern 3 5 0     3 8 0
Minnesota 2 6 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1992 Michigan State Spartans football team competed on behalf of Michigan State University in the Big Ten Conference during the 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season. Head coach George Perles was in his tenth season with the Spartans. Michigan State played their home games at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans went 5–6 overall and 5–3 in conference play.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 12 1:00 PM Central Michigan* Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, Michigan L 20–24   65,123
September 19 3:30 PM No. 7 Notre Dame* Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, Michigan (Megaphone Trophy) ABC L 31–52   76,188
September 26 12:00 PM at No. 25 Boston College* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts L 0–14   32,498
October 3 1:00 PM Indianadagger Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, Michigan (Old Brass Spittoon) W 42–31   65,516
October 10 1:00 PM at No. 3 Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, Michigan (Paul Bunyan Trophy) L 10–35   106,788
October 17 7:00 PM at Minnesota MetrodomeMinneapolis W 20–15   35,594
October 24 3:30 PM Ohio State Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, Michigan ABC L 17–27   70,037
October 31 2:00 PM at Northwestern Dyche StadiumEvanston, Illinois W 27–26   31,101
November 7 3:30 PM Wisconsin Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, Michigan ABC W 26–10   45,219
November 14 1:00 PM Purdue Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, Michigan W 35–13   36,803
November 21 2:00 PM at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, Illinois L 10–14   40,552
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

1993 NFL Draft[edit]

The following players were selected in the 1993 NFL Draft.

Player Round Pick Position NFL team
Mitch Lyons 6 151 Tight end Atlanta Falcons
Ty Hallock 7 174 Linebacker Detroit Lions

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Media Guide" (PDF). MSUSpartans.com. Retrieved December 12, 2011.