1987 Chattanooga Moccasins football team

The 1987 Chattanooga Moccasins football team represented the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in the 1987 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Mocs were led by fourth year head coach Buddy Nix and played their home games at Charmerlain Field. They are a member of the Southern Conference. They finished the season 6–5,4-3 in Southern Conference play to finish tied for 3rd place.[1]

1987 Chattanooga Moccasins football
Chattanooga Mocs logo.svg
ConferenceSouthern Conference
1987 record6-5 (4-3 SoCon)
Head coachBuddy Nix (4th season)
Home stadiumChamberlain Field
(Capacity: 10,501)
Seasons
← 1986
1988 →
1987 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 2 Appalachian State $^   7 0         11 3  
No. 14 Marshall ^   4 2         10 5  
Furman   4 3         7 4  
Chattanooga   4 3         6 5  
VMI   2 4         4 7  
Western Carolina   2 4         4 7  
East Tennessee State   2 5         5 6  
The Citadel   1 5         4 7  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – NCAA Division I-AA playoff participant

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
Sep 12at Eastern Kentucky*
  • Chamberlain Field
  • Chattanooga, TN
W 10-08,585
Sep 19at East Tennessee StateL 14-3411,021
Sep 26at FurmanW 16-149,377
Oct 3Louisiana Tech*
  • Chamberlain Field
  • Chattanooga, TN
W 20-188,450
Oct 10Western Kentucky*
  • Chamberlain Field
  • Chattanooga, TN
L 17-208,377
Oct 17The Citadel 
  • Chamberlain Field
  • Chattanooga, TN
W 22-198,973
Oct 24at Appalachian StateL 3-1723,727
Oct 31Marshall
  • Chamberlain Field
  • Chattanooga, TN
L 26-286,107
Nov 7at Western CarolinaW 13-115,216
Nov 14Tennessee Tech*L 13-207,573
Nov 21at VMIW 31-03,500
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1987 Football Schedule". Tennessee at Chattanooga, University of.