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2002 Missouri Tigers football
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionNorth Division
2002 record5–7 (2–6 Big 12)
Head coachGary Pinkel
Offensive coordinatorDave Christensen
Offensive schemeSpread
Defensive coordinatorMatt Eberflus
Base defense4-3
Home stadiumFaurot Field
(Capacity: 68,174)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 Big 12 football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#20 Colorado x   7 1         9 5  
#7 Kansas State   6 2         11 2  
Iowa State   4 4         7 7  
Nebraska   3 5         7 7  
Missouri   2 6         5 7  
Kansas   0 8         2 10  
South
#5 Oklahoma xy   6 2         12 2  
#6 Texas x   6 2         11 2  
Texas Tech   5 3         9 5  
Oklahoma State   5 3         8 5  
Texas A&M   3 5         6 6  
Baylor   1 7         3 9  
Championship: Oklahoma 29, Colorado 7
† – BCS representative as champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Missouri Tigers football team represented the University of Missouri during the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Faurot Field in Columbia, Missouri. They were members of the Big 12 Conference in the North Division. The team was coached by head coach Gary Pinkel.

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31* 2:30 PM vs. Illinois Edward Jones DomeSt. Louis, MO (Arch Rivalry) ABC W 33–20   61,876[1]
September 7* 6:00 PM Ball State Faurot FieldColumbia, MO W 41–6   49,282[1]
September 14* 5:00 PM at Bowling Green Doyt Perry StadiumBowling Green, OH L 28–51   21,969[1]
September 28* 1:00 PM [[{{{school}}}|Troy State]] Faurot Field • Columbia, MO W 44–7   50,220[1]
October 5 6:00 PM #2 Oklahoma Faurot Field • Columbia, MO (Tiger-Sooner Peace Pipe) FSN L 24–31   60,578[1]
October 12 11:30 AM at Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Rivalry) FSN PPV L 13–24   78,014[1]
October 19 6:00 PM at Texas Tech Jones SBC StadiumLubbock, TX L 38–52   42,781[1]
October 26 1:00 PM Kansas Faurot Field • Columbia, MO W 36–12   60,287[1]
November 2 1:00 PM at #22 Iowa State Jack Trice StadiumAmes, IA (Telephone Trophy) L 35–42   44,339[1]
November 9 11:30 AM #18 Colorado Faurot Field • Columbia, MO FSN L 35–42 OT  48,465[1]
November 16 1:00 PM at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX W 33–27 2OT  78,186[1]
November 23 2:30 PM #10 Kansas State Faurot Field • Columbia, MO ABC L 0–38   47,507[1]
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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