2001 Rice Owls football team

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2001 Rice Owls football
Rice University Athletic Mark.svg
Conference Western Athletic Conference
2001 record 8–4 (5–3 WAC)
Head coach Ken Hatfield
Home stadium Rice Stadium
(Capacity: 70,000)
Seasons
« 2000 2002 »
2001 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Louisiana Tech   7 1         7 5  
Fresno State   6 2         11 3  
Boise State   6 2         8 4  
Hawaii   5 3         9 3  
Rice   5 3         8 4  
SMU   4 4         4 7  
Nevada   3 5         3 8  
San Jose State   3 5         3 9  
UTEP   1 7         2 9  
Tulsa   0 8         1 10  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Rice Owls football team represented Rice University in the 2001 NCAA Division I-A college football season. The Owls, led by head coach Ken Hatfield and played their home games at Rice Stadium in Houston, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 7:00 PM at Houston* Robertson StadiumHouston, TX (Bayou Bucket Classic) W 21–14   23,985
September 8 7:00 PM Duke* Rice StadiumHouston, TX W 15–13   17,745
September 20 7:30 PM at Nebraska* Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE L 3–48   77,344
September 29 11:00 PM at Hawaii Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI W 27–24   35,443
October 6 7:00 PM Boise State Rice Stadium • Houston, TX W 45–14   14,630
October 13 11:00 AM at Navy* Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD W 21–13   29,106
October 20 7:00 PM Nevada Rice Stadium • Houston, TX W 33–30 OT  11,390
October 27 1:30 PM at Louisiana Tech Joe Aillet StadiumRuston, LA FSN L 38–41 OT  23,368
November 3 6:00 PM at Fresno State Bulldog StadiumFresno, CA L 24–52   42,881
November 10 2:00 PM Tulsadagger Rice Stadium • Houston, TX W 59–32   29,317
November 17 7:00 PM UTEP Rice Stadium • Houston, TX W 27–17   11,535
November 24 2:00 PM at SMU Gerald J. Ford StadiumDallas, TX L 20–37   14,820
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2003 Schedule". Rice Athletics. Archived from the original on April 29, 2003. Retrieved October 19, 2012.