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1981 Michigan State Spartans Schedule and Results

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Record: 5-6, .455 W-L% (76th of 137)
Conference: Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Frank Waters (5-6)

PS/G: 23.9 (34th of 137) ▪ PA/G: 22.6 (94th of 137)
SRS: 3.68 (53rd of 137) ▪ SOS: 4.22 (54th of 137)

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 12, 1981 Sat Michigan State Illinois Big Ten L 17 27 0 1 0 L 1
2 Sep 19, 1981 Sat Michigan State @ (8) Ohio State Big Ten L 13 27 0 2 0 L 2
3 Sep 26, 1981 Sat Michigan State Bowling Green State MAC W 10 7 1 2 0 W 1
4 Oct 3, 1981 Sat Michigan State @ Notre Dame Ind L 7 20 1 3 0 L 1
5 Oct 10, 1981 Sat Michigan State (6) Michigan Big Ten L 20 38 1 4 0 L 2
6 Oct 17, 1981 Sat Michigan State (14) Wisconsin Big Ten W 33 14 2 4 0 W 1
7 Oct 24, 1981 Sat Michigan State @ Purdue Big Ten L 26 27 2 5 0 L 1
8 Oct 31, 1981 Sat Michigan State Indiana Big Ten W 26 3 3 5 0 W 1
9 Nov 7, 1981 Sat Michigan State @ Northwestern Big Ten W 61 14 4 5 0 W 2
10 Nov 14, 1981 Sat Michigan State Minnesota Big Ten W 43 36 5 5 0 W 3
11 Nov 21, 1981 Sat Michigan State @ (19) Iowa Big Ten L 7 36 5 6 0 L 1