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    The Gerry Faust Years

    The Gerry Faust Years
    5 seasons: 30-26-1 (.535)
    1981
    Coach: Gerry Faust    Co-Captains: Bob Crable and Phil Carter    Record: 5-6-0
    Sept    12      W       (4) LSU                 27-9    H       c59,075
    Sept    19      L       (1) Michigan  (11)       7-25   A      c105,888
    Sept    26      L       (13) Purdue (0:19)      14-15   A       c70,007
    Oct      3      W       Michigan State          20-7    H       c59,075
    Oct     10      L       Fla State (7:41) (20)   13-19   H       c59,075
    Oct     24      L       USC (4:52) (5)           7-14   H       c59,075
    Oct     31      W       Navy                    38-0    H       c59,075
    Nov      7      W       Georgia Tech            35-3    H       c59,075
    Nov     14      W       Air Force               35-7    A        36,700
    Nov     21      L       Penn State (3:48) (13)  21-24   A       c84,175
    Nov     27      L       Miami  (9)              15-37   A        50,681
                            Total Pts/Attendance   232-160          701,901
    1982
    Coach: Gerry Faust    Tri-Capts: P. Carter, D. Duerson, M. Zavagnin Record: 6-4-1
    Sept    18      W       (20) Michigan (Nt) (10) 23-17   H       c59,075
    Sept    25      W       (10) Purdue             28-14   H       c59,075
    Oct      2      W       (11) Michigan St.       11-3    A       c77,119
    Oct      9      W       (10) Miami (0:11) (17)  16-14   H       c59,075
    Oct     16      L       (9) Arizona (0:00)      13-16   H       c59,075
    Oct     23      T       (15) Oregon (0:11 ND)   13-13   A        40,381
    Oct     30      W       Navy (at Giants Stad)   27-10   N        72,201
    Nov      6      W       Pittsburgh (U) (1)      31-16   A       c60,162
    Nov     13      L       (13) Penn State (5)     14-24   H       c59,075
    Nov     20      L       (18) Air Force          17-30   A        46,712
    Nov     27      L       USC (0:48)  (17)        13-17   A        76,459
                            Total Pts/Attendance   206-174          668,409
     
    1983
    Coach: Gerry Faust    Co-Captains: Blair Kiel, Stacey Toran    Record: 7-5-0
    Sept    10      W       (5) Purdue              52-6    A      c69,782
    Sept    17      L       (4) Michigan St. (8:59) 23-28   H      c59,075
    Sept    24      L       (13) Miami (Nt)          0-20   A       52,480
    Oct      1      W       Colorado                27-3    A      c52,692
    Oct      8      W       South Carolina (Nt) (7) 30-6    A      c74,500
    Oct     15      W       Army (at Giants Stad)   42-0    N       75,131
    Oct     22      W       USC                     27-6    H      c59,075
    Oct     29      W       (19) Navy               28-12   H      c59,075
    Nov      5      L       (18) Pittsburgh (13:54) 16-21   H      c59,075
    Nov     12      L       Penn State (0:19)       30-34   A      c85,899
    Nov     19      L       Air Force               22-23   H      c59,075
                            Total Pts/Attendance   297-159         705,859
    LIBERTY BOWL
    Dec     29      W       Boston Col.(Memphis)    19-18   N       47,071
    1984
    Coach: Gerry Faust    Tri-Capts: M. Golic, J. Johnson, L. Williams Record: 7-5-0
    Sept     8      L       (8) Purdue (Hoosier Dome)21-23   N1     c60,672
    Sept    15      W       Michigan St. (8:16)      24-20   A      c76,919
    Sept    22      W       Colorado                 55-14   H      c59,075
    Sept    29      W       (19) Missouri            16-14   A      c70,915
    Oct      6      L       (17) Miami (Nt)(R) (14)  13-31   H      c59,075
    Oct     13      L       Air Force (R)             7-21   H      c59,075
    Oct     20      L       South Carolina (R) (11)  32-36   H      c59,075
    Oct     27      W       LSU (U) (6)              30-22   A      c78,033
    Nov      3      W       Navy (at Giants Stad)    18-17   N       61,795
    Nov     17      W       Penn State               44-7    H      c59,075
    Nov     24      W       USC (R) (14)             19-7    A       66,342
                            Total Pts/Attendance    279-212         668,274
    ALOHA BOWL
    Dec     29      L       (17) SMU (10) (Honolulu) 20-27   N       41,777
    1985
    Coach: Gerry Faust    Captains: T. Furjanic, M. Larkin, A. Pinkett, T. Scannell
    Record: 5-6-0
    Sept    14      L       (13) Michigan           12-20    A     c105,523
    Sept    21      W       Michigan St. (Nt)       27-10    H      c59,075
    Sept    28      L       Purdue                  17-35    A      c69,338
    Oct      5      L       Air Force (5:16) (17)   15-21    A      c52,123
    Oct     19      W       Army (19)               24-10    H      c59,075
    Oct     26      W       USC                     37-3     H      c59,075
    Nov      2      W       Navy                    41-17    H      c59,075
    Nov      9      W       Mississippi  (R)        37-14    H      c59,075
    Nov     16      L       Penn State (R) (1)       6-36    A      c84,000
    Nov     23      L       LSU (3:26) (17)          7-10    H      c59,075
    Nov     30      L       Miami  (4)               7-58    A       49,236
                            Total Pts/Attendance   230-234          714,670
    
    

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