1993 Wyoming Cowboys football team

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1993 Wyoming Cowboys football
WAC Co–Champions
Copper Bowl vs. Kansas State, L 17–52
Conference Western Athletic Conference
1993 record 8–4 (6–2 WAC)
Head coach Joe Tiller (3rd year)
Home stadium War Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 33,500)
Seasons
« 1992 1994 »
1993 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Fresno State § 6 2 0     8 4 0
Wyoming § 6 2 0     8 4 0
BYU § 6 2 0     6 6 0
Utah 5 3 0     7 6 0
Colorado State 5 3 0     5 6 0
New Mexico 4 4 0     6 5 0
San Diego State 4 4 0     6 6 0
Hawaii 3 5 0     6 6 0
Air Force 1 7 0     4 8 0
UTEP 0 8 0     1 11 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1993 Wyoming Cowboys football team represented the University of Wyoming in the 1993 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was the Cowboys' 97th season and they competed as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC). The team was led by head coach Joe Tiller, in his third year, and played their home games at War Memorial Stadium in Laramie, Wyoming. They finished with a record of eight wins and four losses (8–4, 6–2 WAC), as WAC Co–Champions with BYU and Fresno State and with a loss in the Copper Bowl. The Cowboys offense scored 357 points, while the defense allowed 329 points.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 1:00 PM Oregon State* War Memorial StadiumLaramie, WY L 16–27   22,923
September 11 1:00 PM Northern Iowa* War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, WY W 45–42   17,827
September 18 4:00 PM at San Jose State Spartan StadiumSan Jose, CA W 36–25   14,265
September 25 12:00 PM Utah War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, WY W 28–12   17,307
October 2 1:00 PM at Air Force Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, CO W 31–18   38,099
October 9 7:00 PM at UTEP Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX W 33–26   34,263
October 23 1:00 PM Hawaiidagger War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, WY W 48–10   25,208
October 30 1:00 PM Fresno State War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, WY W 32–28   16,895
November 13 1:00 PM at New Mexico #23 University StadiumAlbuquerque, NM L 7–10   18,219
November 20 1:30 PM Colorado State War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, WY (Bronze Boot) ABC L 21–41   17,000
November 27 8:00 PM at San Diego State Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego, CA W 43–38   30,579
December 29 6:00 PM vs. Kansas State* Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ (Copper Bowl) ESPN L 17–52   49,075
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.
  • Reference:[1]

Team players in the NFL[edit]

The following were selected in the 1994 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Overall NFL Team
Ryan Yarborough Wide Receiver 2 41 New York Jets
  • Reference:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "University of Wyoming – 1993". College Football Reference. Retrieved October 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1994 NFL Draft". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 10, 2012.