2004 Toledo Rockets football team

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2004 Toledo Rockets football
MAC Champions
MAC West Champions
Conference Mid-American Conference
West Division
2004 record 9–4 (8–1 MAC)
Head coach Tom Amstutz
Home stadium Glass Bowl
(Capacity: 26,248)
Seasons
« 2003 2005 »
2004 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
Miami x   7 1         8 5  
Akron   6 2         6 5  
Marshall   6 2         6 6  
Kent State   4 4         5 6  
Ohio   2 6         4 7  
Buffalo   2 6         2 9  
UCF   0 8         0 11  
West
Toledo xy   7 1         9 4  
Northern Illinois x   7 1         9 3  
Bowling Green   6 2         9 3  
Eastern Michigan   4 4         4 7  
Central Michigan   3 5         4 7  
Ball State   2 6         2 9  
Western Michigan   0 8         1 10  
Championship: Toledo 35, Miami 27
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2004 Toledo Rockets football team represented the University of Toledo during the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. They competed as a member of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) in the West Division. The Rockets were led by head coach Tom Amstutz. The Rockets offense scored 432 points while the defense allowed 404 points.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 9:00 PM at #25 Minnesota* Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeMinneapolis, MN ESPN2 L 21–63   45,144
September 11 7:00 PM at Kansas* Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS L 14–63   41,251
September 18 6:00 PM at Eastern Michigan Rynearson StadiumYpsilanti, MI W 42–32   16,061
September 25 7:00 PM Temple* Glass BowlToledo, OH W 45–17   24,836
October 2 7:00 PM Ball State Glass Bowl • Toledo, OH W 52–14   21,933
October 9 6:00 PM at Western Michigan Waldo StadiumKalamazoo, MI W 59–33   17,421
October 16 12:00 PM Ohio Glass Bowl • Toledo, OH W 31–13   21,552
October 23 7:00 PM Central Michigandagger Glass Bowl • Toledo, OH W 27–22   19,822
November 2 7:30 PM at Miami (OH) Yager StadiumOxford, OH ESPN2 L 16–23   13,940
November 9 7:30 PM at Northern Illinois Huskie StadiumDeKalb, IL ESPN2 W 31–17   27,719
November 23 7:00 PM #25 Bowling Green Glass Bowl • Toledo, OH (Battle of I-75) ESPN2 W 49–41   31,981
December 2 7:45 PM vs. Miami (OH) Ford FieldDetroit, MI (MAC Championship) ESPN W 35–27   22,138
December 27 5:30 PM vs. Connecticut* Ford FieldDetroit, MI (Motor City Bowl) ESPN2 L 10–39   52,552
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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