1995 West Virginia Mountaineers football team

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1995 West Virginia Mountaineers football
West Virginia Flying WV logo.svg
Conference Big East Conference (1979–2013)
1995 record 5–6 (4–3 Big East)
Head coach Don Nehlen
Home stadium Mountaineer Field
(Capacity: 63,500)
Seasons
« 1994 1996 »
1995 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#10 Virginia Tech §   6 1         10 2  
#20 Miami (FL) §   6 1         8 3  
#19 Syracuse   5 2         9 3  
West Virginia   4 3         5 6  
Boston College   4 3         4 8  
Rutgers   2 5         4 7  
Temple   1 6         1 10  
Pittsburgh   0 7         2 9  
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1995 West Virginia Mountaineers football team represented West Virginia University in the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was the Mountaineers' 103rd overall and 5th season as a member of the Big East Conference (Big East). The team was led by head coach Don Nehlen, in his 16th year, and played their home games at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia. They finished the season with a record of five wins and six losses (5–6 overall, 4–3 in the Big East).

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 2 Purdue* #23 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV L 24–26   60,876
September 9 Temple Mountaineer Field • Morgantown, WV W 24–13   53,024
September 16 at Maryland* Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD (Rivalry) L 17–31   48,055
September 23 Kent State* Mountaineer Field • Morgantown, WV W 45–6   46,624
September 30 at East Carolina* Dowdy–Ficklen StadiumGreenville, NC L 20–23   34,108
October 14 at Boston College Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA W 31–19   44,500
October 21 at Syracuse Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY (Ben Schwartzwalder Trophy) L 0–22   48,880
October 28 Virginia Tech Mountaineer Field • Morgantown, WV (Black Diamond Trophy) L 0–27   59,819
November 4 Rutgers Mountaineer Field • Morgantown, WV W 59–26   42,642
November 18 at #25 Miami (FL) Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL L 12–17   43,409
November 24 Pittsburgh Mountaineer Field • Morgantown, WV (Backyard Brawl) W 21–0   38,795
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.
  • Reference:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WVU 1995 Schedule". The West Virginia University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Retrieved June 23, 2012.