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1982 Nebraska Cornhuskers Schedule and Results

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Record: 12-1, .923 W-L% (2nd of 113) ▪ Rank: 3rd in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 7-0 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Tom Osborne (12-1)

PS/G: 39.5 (1st of 113) ▪ PA/G: 12.8 (8th of 113)
SRS: 21.94 (2nd of 113) ▪ SOS: 4.48 (38th of 113)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 21-20 versus Louisiana State

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/6 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
4 3 3 2 8 7 6 5 6 6 4 4 3 3 3 3

13 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 11, 1982 Sat (3) Nebraska Iowa Big Ten W 42 7 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 18, 1982 Sat (3) Nebraska New Mexico State MVC W 68 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 25, 1982 Sat (2) Nebraska @ (8) Penn State Ind L 24 27 2 1 0 L 1
4 Oct 2, 1982 Sat (8) Nebraska @ (20) Auburn SEC W 41 7 3 1 0 W 1
5 Oct 9, 1982 Sat (7) Nebraska @ Colorado Big 8 W 40 14 4 1 0 W 2
6 Oct 16, 1982 Sat (6) Nebraska Kansas State Big 8 W 42 13 5 1 0 W 3
7 Oct 23, 1982 Sat (5) Nebraska Missouri Big 8 W 23 19 6 1 0 W 4
8 Oct 30, 1982 Sat (6) Nebraska @ Kansas Big 8 W 52 0 7 1 0 W 5
9 Nov 6, 1982 Sat (6) Nebraska Oklahoma State Big 8 W 48 10 8 1 0 W 6
10 Nov 13, 1982 Sat (4) Nebraska @ Iowa State Big 8 W 48 10 9 1 0 W 7
11 Nov 26, 1982 Fri (3) Nebraska (11) Oklahoma Big 8 W 28 24 10 1 0 W 8
12 Dec 4, 1982 Sat (3) Nebraska @ Hawaii WAC W 37 16 11 1 0 W 9
13 Jan 1, 1983 Sat (3) Nebraska N (13) Louisiana State SEC W 21 20 12 1 0 W 10 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)