2001 BYU Cougars football team

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2001 BYU Cougars football
Mountain West Champions
Liberty Bowl, L 10–28 vs. Louisville
Conference Mountain West
Ranking
Coaches #24
AP #25
2001 record 12–2 (7–0 MWC)
Head coach Gary Crowton (1st year)
Home stadium LaVell Edwards Stadium
(Capacity: 65,000)
Seasons
« 2000 2002 »
2001 Mountain West Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#25 BYU   7 0         12 2  
Colorado State   5 2         7 5  
Utah   4 3         8 4  
New Mexico   4 3         6 5  
Air Force   3 3         6 6  
UNLV   3 4         4 7  
San Diego State   2 5         3 8  
Wyoming   0 7         2 9  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 BYU Cougars football team represented Brigham Young University during the 2001 college football season. This was the first BYU team without LaVell Edwards as the head coach in 30 years.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 25 2:30 PM Tulane* LaVell Edwards StadiumProvo, UT (BCA Classic) ESPN2 W 70–35   49,008
September 1 7:00 PM Nevada* LaVell Edwards Stadium • Provo, UT KSL W 52–7   56,286
September 8 3:30 PM at California* California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA SPW W 44–16   33,043
September 29 5:00 PM at UNLV #20 Sam Boyd StadiumLas Vegas, NV ABC W 35–31   32,601
October 5 7:00 PM Utah State* #20 LaVell Edwards Stadium • Provo, UT (Old Wagon Wheel) SPW W 54–34   65,396
October 13 1:00 PM at New Mexico #18 University StadiumAlbuquerque, NM ESPN+ W 24–20   29,036
October 20 3:45 PM Air Force #18 LaVell Edwards Stadium • Provo, UT ESPN2 W 63–33   62,382
October 27 7:00 PM at San Diego State #16 Qualcomm StadiumSan Diego, CA SPW W 59–21   30,064
November 1 7:45 PM Colorado State #13 LaVell Edwards Stadium • Provo, UT ESPN2 W 56–34   63,478
November 10 1:00 PM at Wyoming #9 War Memorial StadiumLaramie, WY ESPN+ W 41–34   15,277
November 17 5:00 PM Utah #8 LaVell Edwards Stadium • Provo, UT (Holy War) ESPN2 W 24–21   66,149
December 1 6:00 PM at Mississippi State* #10 Scott FieldStarkville, MS ESPN2 W 41–38   44,260
December 8 2:00 PM at Hawaii* #9 Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI ESPN2 L 45–72   50,000
December 31 2:00 PM vs. #23 Louisville* #19 Liberty Bowl Memorial StadiumMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) ESPN L 10–28   58,968
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.

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