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The 1962 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University during the 1962 NCAA University Division football season.

1962 LSU Tigers football
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ConferenceSoutheastern Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 8
APNo. 7
1962 record9–1–1 (5–1 SEC)
Head coachCharles McClendon (1st season)
Home stadiumTiger Stadium
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Ole Miss $ 6 0 0     10 0 0
No. 5 Alabama 6 1 0     10 1 0
No. 7 LSU 5 1 0     9 1 1
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     7 3 1
Florida 4 2 0     7 4 0
Auburn 4 3 0     6 3 1
Georgia 2 3 1     3 4 3
Kentucky 2 3 1     3 5 2
Mississippi State 2 5 0     3 6 0
Tennessee 2 6 0     4 6 0
Vanderbilt 1 6 0     1 9 0
Tulane 0 7 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteTVResult
September 22Texas A&M*No. 5W 21–0
September 29Rice Owls*No. 5
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
T 6–6
October 6at No. 5 Georgia TechW 10–7
October 13Miami (FL)*No. 6
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 17–3
October 20at KentuckyNo. 4W 7–0
October 27FloridaNo. 6
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry)
W 23–0
November 3No. 6 Ole MissNo. 4
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA (rivalry)
L 7–15
November 10TCU*No. 9
  • Tiger Stadium
  • Baton Rouge, LA
W 5–0
November 17at Mississippi StateNo. 10W 28–0
November 24at TulaneNo. 8W 38–3
January 1, 1963vs. No. 4 Texas*No. 7CBSW 13–0
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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