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1982 Auburn Tigers football
Tangerine Bowl Champions
ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 14
APNo. 14
1982 record9–3 (4–2 SEC)
Head coachPat Dye
Offensive coordinatorJack Crowe
Offensive schemeWishbone
Defensive coordinatorFrank Orgel
Home stadiumJordan-Hare Stadium
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 SEC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#4/4 Georgia 6 0 0     11 1 0
#11/11 LSU 4 1 1     8 3 1
#14/14 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 / Coaches Poll


The 1982 Auburn Tigers football team represented Auburn University in the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season. Coached by Pat Dye, the team finished the season with a 9–3 record. Auburn ended Alabama's 9-game winning streak in the famous "Bo Over the Top" Iron Bowl, and went on to defeat Boston College in the 1982 Tangerine Bowl.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 11* Wake Forest Jordan-Hare StadiumAuburn, AL W 28–10   59,350
September 18* Southern Miss Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 21–19   55,000
September 25 Tennessee Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 24–14   73,600
October 2* #8 Nebraska #20 Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL L 7–41   73,900
October 9 Kentucky Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 18–3   53,000
October 16* Georgia Tech Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 24–0   57,000
October 23 at Mississippi State Scott FieldStarkville, MS W 35–17   32,826
October 30 at Florida #19 Florida FieldGainesville, FL ABC L 17–19   73,532
November 6* Rutgers Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL W 30–7   58,000
November 13 #1 Georgia Jordan-Hare Stadium • Auburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 14–19   74,900
November 27 vs. Alabama Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (Iron Bowl) ABC W 23–22   76,300
December 18* vs. Boston College #18 Tangerine BowlOrlando, FL (Tangerine Bowl) ESPN W 33–26   51,296
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
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