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1985 Indiana Hoosiers football team

The 1985 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented the Indiana Hoosiers in the 1985 Big Ten Conference football season. They participated as members of the Big Ten Conference. The Hoosiers played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. The team was coached by Bill Mallory, in his second year as head coach of the Hoosiers.

1985 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1985 record4–7 (1–7 Big Ten)
Head coachBill Mallory (2nd season)
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
(Capacity: 52,324)
Seasons
← 1984
1986 →
1985 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Iowa $ 7 1 0     10 2 0
No. 2 Michigan 6 1 1     10 1 1
Illinois 5 2 1     6 5 1
No. 14 Ohio State 5 3 0     9 3 0
Michigan State 5 3 0     7 5 0
Minnesota 4 4 0     7 5 0
Purdue 3 5 0     5 6 0
Wisconsin 2 6 0     5 6 0
Indiana 1 7 0     4 7 0
Northwestern 1 7 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 14Louisville*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, IN
W 41–28-
September 21Navy*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, IN
W 38–35-
September 28at Missouri*W 36–17-
October 5Northwestern
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, IN
W 26–7-
October 121:30 PMat No. 15 Ohio StateL 7–4889,846
October 19Minnesota 
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, IN
L 7–2238,826
October 261:00 PMat No. 4 MichiganPASSL 15–42105,629
November 2at WisconsinL 20–3178,605
November 9Michigan State
L 16–35-
November 16at IllinoisL 24–41-
November 232:00 PMPurdue
L 21–3451,752
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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1986 NFL drafteesEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Steve Bradley Quarterback 12 316 Cincinnati Bengals
Bobby Howard Running Back 12 325 Philadelphia Eagles

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1985 Football Schedule". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 16, 2015.
  2. ^ "1985 Homecoming". Indiana Arbutus (yearboook). Archived from the original on 2016-04-21. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
  3. ^ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1986.htm