2005 Arkansas Razorbacks football team

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2005 Arkansas Razorbacks football
Conference Southeastern Conference Western Division
2005 record 4–7 (2–5 SEC)
Head coach Houston Nutt
Offensive scheme Pro-style
Defensive coordinator Reggie Herring
Base defense 4-3
Captain Pierre Brown
Kyle Dickerson
Brandon Kennedy
Kyle Roper
Vickiel Vaughn
Home stadium Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
(Capacity: 72,000)

War Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 53,727)
Seasons
« 2004 2006 »
2005 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Eastern Division
#10 Georgia x   6 2         10 3  
South Carolina   5 3         7 5  
#12 Florida   5 3         9 3  
Vanderbilt   3 5         5 6  
Tennessee   3 5         5 6  
Kentucky   2 6         3 8  
Western Division
#5 LSU xy   7 1         11 2  
#14 Auburn x   7 1         9 3  
#8 Alabama   6 2         10 2  
Arkansas   2 6         4 7  
Mississippi State   1 7         3 8  
Ole Miss   1 7         3 8  
Championship: Georgia 34, LSU 14
† – BCS representative as champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
  • Alabama had all victories vacated by the NCAA in 2010. As such, the official record for Alabama is 0–2 (0–2).
    Rankings from AP Poll

The 2005 Arkansas Razorbacks football team represented the University of Arkansas during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was Arkansas' second straight losing season under Houston Nutt after six straight bowl appearances.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 6:00 PM Missouri State* Donald W. Reynolds Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR W 49–17   66,424
September 10 6:00 PM Vanderbilt Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR L 24–28   68,215
September 17 9:15 PM at #1 USC* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA FSN L 17–70   90,411
September 24 11:30 AM at #20 Alabama Bryant-Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL JPS L 13–24   81,018
October 8 6:00 PM Louisiana–Monroe* War Memorial StadiumLittle Rock, AR W 44–15   54,209
October 15 6:00 PM #21 Auburn Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR L 17–34   71,673
October 22 11:30 AM at #4 Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA JPS L 20–23   92,746
November 5 11:30 AM South Carolinadagger Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium • Fayetteville, AR JPS L 10–14   65,837
November 12 1:00 PM at Ole Miss Vaught-Hemingway StadiumOxford, MS (Rivalry) W 28–17   53,289
November 19 1:00 PM Mississippi State War Memorial Stadium • Little Rock, AR W 44–10   55,712
November 25 1:30 PM at #3 LSU Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, LA (Battle for the Golden Boot) CBS L 17–19   92,127
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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Preseason[edit]

Arkansas was ranked as the 45th best team in the country by NationalChamps.net and projected to finish 6-5. [2]

Staff[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • All-American: KR/RB Felix Jones (CollegeFootballNews.com 1st team)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2005 Arkansas football schedule
  2. ^ Arkansas 2005 College Football Preview. NationalChamps.net. Retrieved November 4, 2011
  3. ^ 2011 Arkansas football media guide
  4. ^ 2011 Arkansas football media guide