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Dick MacPherson

Career Record: 10 Years, 66-46-4, .586 Pct. (*at major schools)
Bowl Record: 5 Bowls, 3-1-1, .700 Pct. (*in major bowls)

Coaching Record

Year School G W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Bowl Notes
1981 Syracuse 11 4 6 1 .409 5.66 7.57
1982 Syracuse 11 2 9 0 .182 -1.16 6.75
1983 Syracuse 11 6 5 0 .545 3.81 4.00
1984 Syracuse 11 6 5 0 .545 8.30 8.11
1985 Syracuse 12 7 5 0 .583 5.38 0.88 Cherry Bowl-L
1986 Syracuse 11 5 6 0 .455 1.28 2.55
1987 Syracuse 12 11 0 1 .958 16.47 0.88 4 4 Sugar Bowl-T
1988 Syracuse 12 10 2 0 .833 14.61 3.28 13 13 Hall of Fame Bowl-W
1989 Syracuse 12 8 4 0 .667 5.52 1.35 13 10 Peach Bowl-W
1990 Syracuse 13 7 4 2 .615 8.64 2.02 Aloha Bowl-W
Syracuse 116 66 46 4 .586 6.85 3.74

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Includes seasons at major schools
Consensus All-Americans
John Flannery (1990)
Tim Green (1985)
Ted Gregory (1987)
Don McPherson (1987)
Awards and Honors
1987 AFCA Coach of the Year Award
1987 FWAA Coach of the Year Award
1987 Paul "Bear" Bryant Coach of the Year Award
1987 Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award
Games
1985 Syracuse 12 (#3)
1987 Syracuse 12 (#7)
1988 Syracuse 12 (#6)
1989 Syracuse 12 (#6)
1990 Syracuse 13 (#1)
Wins
1987 Syracuse 11 (#2)
1988 Syracuse 10 (#7)
Losses
1982 Syracuse 9 (#6)
Win-Loss Percentage
1987 Syracuse .958 (#2)
1988 Syracuse .833 (#7)
Career .586 (#191)
Bowl Games
Career 5 (#140)
Bowl Wins
Career 3 (#109)
Bowl Losses
Career 1 (#247)