2004 Boise State Broncos football team

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2004 Boise State Broncos football
Boise State text logo.svg
WAC Champions
Liberty Bowl vs Louisville, L 40–44
Conference Western Athletic Conference
Ranking
Coaches #13
AP #12
2004 record 11–1 (8–0 WAC)
Head coach Dan Hawkins
Offensive coordinator Chris Petersen
Home stadium Bronco Stadium
(Capacity: 30,000)
Seasons
« 2003 2005 »
2004 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#12 Boise State   8 0         11 1  
UTEP   6 2         8 4  
#22 Fresno State   5 3         9 3  
Louisiana Tech   5 3         6 6  
Hawaii   4 4         8 5  
Nevada   3 5         5 7  
Tulsa   3 5         4 8  
SMU   3 5         3 8  
Rice   2 6         3 8  
San Jose State   1 7         2 9  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2004 Boise State Broncos football team represented Boise State University in the 2004 college football season. Boise State competed as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC), and played their home games at Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho. The Broncos were led by fourth-year head coach Dan Hawkins.

The Broncos finished the season 11–1 and 8–0 in conference (went undefeated 11–0 in the regular season) to win their third straight WAC title and played in the Liberty Bowl where they lost to Louisville 40–44.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 6:05 PM Idaho* Bronco StadiumBoise, ID (Governor's Trophy) W 65–7   30,944
September 10 8:00 PM Oregon State* Bronco Stadium • Boise, ID ESPN W 53–34   30,950
September 18 7:05 PM at UTEP #23 Sun BowlEl Paso, TX SPW W 47–31   33,921
September 25 8:00 PM BYU* #21 Bronco Stadium • Boise, ID ESPN W 28–27   30,601
October 1 6:05 PM SMUdagger #21 Bronco Stadium • Boise, ID SPW W 38–20   30,322
October 16 6:00 PM at Tulsa #18 Skelly StadiumTulsa, OK W 45–42   20,817
October 23 8:15 PM Fresno State #16 Bronco Stadium • Boise, ID ESPN2 W 33–16   30,623
October 29 6:00 PM Hawai'i #15 Bronco Stadium • Boise, ID ESPN2 W 69–3   29,591
November 13 10:00 PM at San Jose State #13 Spartan StadiumSan Jose, CA ESPN2 W 56–49 2OT  28,867
November 20 1:05 PM Louisiana Tech #12 Bronco Stadium • Boise, ID ESPN+ W 55–14   30,462
November 27 5:45 PM at Nevada #10 Mackay StadiumReno, NV ESPN W 58–21   10,151
December 31 1:30 PM #8 Louisville #10 Liberty BowlMemphis, TN (Liberty Bowl) ESPN L 40–44   58,355
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Mountain Time.
Boise State and Louisville square off in the 2004 Liberty Bowl in Memphis, Tennessee.

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