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1982 Miami Hurricanes football
ConferenceIndependent
1982 record7-4
Head coachHoward Schnellenberger
Home stadiumMiami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 75,500)
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 Division I-A independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Penn State           11 1 0
No. 13 Florida State           9 3 0
No. 10 Pittsburgh           9 3 0
No. 19 West Virginia           9 3 0
Boston College           8 3 1
Southwestern Louisiana           7 3 1
East Carolina           7 4 0
Miami           7 4 0
Southern Miss           7 4 0
Virginia Tech           7 4 0
Notre Dame           6 4 1
Cincinnati           6 5 0
Georgia Tech           6 5 0
Navy           6 5 0
Louisville           5 6 0
Rutgers           5 6 0
Army           4 7 0
South Carolina           4 7 0
Temple           4 7 0
Tulane           4 7 0
William & Mary           3 8 0
North Texas State           2 9 0
Syracuse           2 9 0
Memphis           1 10 0
Richmond           0 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami in the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Regular seasonEdit

Jim Kelly finished his career at Miami with 406 completions in 646 attempts for 5,233 yards and 32 TD's. This performance earned Kelly a place in the University of Miami Hall of Fame when he was inducted in 1992.[1]

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 at #16 Florida #15 Florida FieldGainesville, FL (Seminole War Canoe) L 14–17   71,864
September 11 Houston #19 Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL ABC W 31–12   24,687
September 18 at Virginia Tech #15 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA CBS W 14–8   45,200
September 24 Michigan State #16 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL W 25–22   26,478
October 2 at Louisville #17 Cardinal StadiumLouisville, KY W 28–6   28,749
October 9 at #10 Notre Dame #17 Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN L 14–16   59,075
October 16 Mississippi State #17 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL W 31–14   35,860
October 30† #14 Florida State #16 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL (Florida State–Miami rivalry) CBS L 7–24   54,696
November 6 at #19 Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 17–18   43,200
November 20 North Carolina State Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL W 41–3   20,434
November 27 Cincinnati Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL W 19–13   18,447
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
[2]

Game summariesEdit

Michigan StateEdit

by Quarter1234 Total
Michigan St 0 14 8 0 22
Miami (FL) 6 9 3 7 25

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Team players drafted into in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Jim Kelly Quarterback1 14 Buffalo Bills
Mark Cooper Tackle2 31 Denver Broncos
Mark RushRunning Back4 100 Minnesota Vikings
Tony Chickillo Defensive Tackle2 31 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Rocky Belk Wide Receiver7 176 Cleveland Browns
Ronnie Lippett Cornerback11 283 New England Patriots
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ReferencesEdit

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