2000 Miami Hurricanes football team

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2000 Miami Hurricanes football
Miami Hurricanes logo.svg
Sugar Bowl Champions
Big East Champions
Sugar Bowl, W 37–20 vs. Florida
Conference Big East
Ranking
Coaches #2
AP #2
2000 record 11–1 (7–0 Big East)
Head coach Butch Davis
Offensive coordinator Larry Coker
Defensive coordinator Greg Schiano
Home stadium Miami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 74,476)
Seasons
« 1999 2001 »
2000 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2 Miami (FL)   7 0         11 1  
#6 Virginia Tech   6 1         11 1  
Pittsburgh   4 3         7 5  
Syracuse   4 3         6 5  
Boston College   3 4         7 5  
West Virginia   3 4         7 5  
Temple   1 6         4 7  
Rutgers   0 7         3 8  
† – BCS representative as champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were coached by head coach Butch Davis, who resigned after the season to become the head coach of the Cleveland Browns, and competed in the Big East Conference

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:30 PM McNeese State* #5 Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL W 61–14   48,111
September 9 3:30 PM at #15 Washington* #4 Husky StadiumSeattle, WA ABC L 29–34   74,157
September 23 3:30 PM at West Virginia #12 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV CBS W 47–10   63,735
September 30 7:30 PM at Rutgers #10 Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, NJ ESPN+ W 64–6   23,782
October 7 12:00 PM #1 Florida State* #7 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL (Rivalry) CBS W 27–24   80,905
October 21 12:00 PM at Temple #4 Veterans StadiumPhiladelphia, PA ESPN+ W 45–17   28,351
October 28 6:00 PM Louisiana Tech* #4 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN+ W 42–31   46,617
November 4 12:00 PM #2 Virginia Tech #3 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL CBS W 41–21   77,410
November 11 12:00 PM Pittsburgh #2 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN2 W 35–7   47,520
November 18 6:30 PM at Syracuse #2 Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY ESPN W 26–0   49,327
November 25 3:30 PM Boston College #2 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL CBS W 52–6   49,715
January 2 8:00 PM vs. #7 Florida* #2 Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA (Sugar Bowl) ABC W 37–20   64,407
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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