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1981 Pittsburgh Panthers Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-1, .917 W-L% (2nd of 137) ▪ Rank: 4th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jackie Sherrill (11-1)

PS/G: 32.1 (5th of 137) ▪ PA/G: 13.3 (19th of 137)
SRS: 22.02 (2nd of 137) ▪ SOS: 7.52 (14th of 137)

Bowl Game: Won Sugar Bowl 24-20 versus Georgia

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/7 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 Final
8 10 7 5 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 10 4

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 5, 1981 Sat (8) Pittsburgh Illinois Big Ten W 26 6 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 19, 1981 Sat (7) Pittsburgh Cincinnati Ind W 38 7 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 3, 1981 Sat (4) Pittsburgh @ South Carolina Ind W 42 28 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 10, 1981 Sat (4) Pittsburgh @ West Virginia Ind W 17 0 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 17, 1981 Sat (3) Pittsburgh (11) Florida State Ind W 42 14 5 0 0 W 5
6 Oct 24, 1981 Sat (2) Pittsburgh Syracuse Ind W 23 10 6 0 0 W 6
7 Oct 31, 1981 Sat (2) Pittsburgh @ Boston College Ind W 29 24 7 0 0 W 7
8 Nov 7, 1981 Sat (1) Pittsburgh @ Rutgers Ind W 47 3 8 0 0 W 8 East Rutherford, NJ
9 Nov 14, 1981 Sat (1) Pittsburgh Army Ind W 48 0 9 0 0 W 9
10 Nov 21, 1981 Sat (1) Pittsburgh @ Temple Ind W 35 0 10 0 0 W 10
11 Nov 28, 1981 Sat (1) Pittsburgh (11) Penn State Ind L 14 48 10 1 0 L 1
12 Jan 1, 1982 Fri (10) Pittsburgh N (2) Georgia SEC W 24 20 11 1 0 W 1 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)