1988 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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1988 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers logo.svg
Liberty Bowl champion
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 19
APNo. 20
1988 record8–3–1 (5–3 Big Ten)
Head coachBill Mallory (5th season)
Captains
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
(Capacity: 52,324)
Seasons
← 1987
1989 →
1988 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 4 Michigan $ 7 0 1     9 2 1
Michigan State 6 1 1     6 5 1
Illinois 5 2 1     6 5 1
Iowa 4 1 3     6 4 3
No. 20 Indiana 5 3 0     8 3 1
Purdue 3 5 0     4 7 0
Ohio State 2 5 1     4 6 1
Northwestern 2 5 1     2 8 1
Wisconsin 1 7 0     1 10 0
Minnesota 0 6 2     2 7 2
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1988 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented Indiana University in the 1988 NCAA Division I-A football season. Playing as a member of the Big Ten Conference (Big Ten), the team was led by head coach Bill Mallory, in his fifth year, and played their home games at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana. They finished the season with a record of eight wins, three losses and one tie (8–3–1 overall, 5–3 in the Big Ten) and with a victory over South Carolina in the Liberty Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 102:00 PMat Rice*W 41–1417,300
September 172:00 PMKentucky*W 36–1551,077
September 242:30 PMat Missouri*T 28–2841,053
October 12:00 PMat NorthwesternW 48–1727,113
October 83:30 PMOhio State
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
ABCW 41–752,133
October 152:00 PMMinnesotadaggerNo. 18
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
W 33–1351,154
October 223:30 PMat No. 20 MichiganNo. 14ABCL 6–31106,104
October 293:30 PMIowa
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Bloomington, Indiana
ABCW 45–3452,128
November 512:00 PMat IllinoisNo. 20ABCL 20–2166,201
November 123:30 PMMichigan State
ABCL 12–3850,738
November 192:00 PMat PurdueW 52–767,861
December 288:00 PMvs. South Carolina*JPSW 34–1039,210
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

Roster[edit]

1988 Indiana Hoosiers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
RB Anthony Thompson Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K Pete Stoyanovich
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Game summaries[edit]

Purdue[edit]

Anthony Thompson rushed 25 times for 167 yards and three touchdowns while breaking the school's career rushing record.[2]

1989 NFL draftees[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Pete Stoyanovich Kicker 8 203 Miami Dolphins
Gary Gooden Defensive back 9 235 Los Angeles Raiders

[3]

Awards and honors[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 2012 Indiana Football Record Book (PDF). Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Athletics Media Relations Department. 2012. p. 89. Retrieved January 27, 2013.
  2. ^ Eugene Register-Guard. 1988 Nov 20. Retrieved 2019-Apr-19.
  3. ^ 1989 NFL Draft Listing - Pro-Football-Reference.com
  4. ^ 1990 NFL Draft Listing - Pro-Football-Reference.com