2006 UTEP Miners football team

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2006 UTEP Miners football
Conference Conference USA West
2006 record 5–7 (3–5 C-USA)
Head coach Mike Price
Offensive coordinator Erick Price
Offensive scheme Multiple
Defensive coordinator Tim Hundley
Base defense Multiple
Home stadium Sun Bowl Stadium
(Capacity: 51,500)
Seasons
« 2005 2007 »
2006 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
Southern Miss x   6 2         9 5  
East Carolina   5 3         7 6  
Marshall   4 4         5 7  
UCF   3 5         4 8  
UAB   2 6         3 9  
Memphis   1 7         2 10  
West
Houston x   7 1         10 4  
Rice   6 2         7 6  
Tulsa   5 3         8 5  
SMU   4 4         6 6  
UTEP   3 5         5 7  
Tulane   2 6         4 8  
Championship: Houston 34, Southern Miss 20
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2006 UTEP Miners football team represented the University of Texas at El Paso in the 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team's head coach was Mike Price. The Miners played their home games at the Sun Bowl Stadium in El Paso, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 8:30 PM at San Diego State* Qualcomm StadiumSan Diego, CA CSTV W 34–27   34,723
September 9 7:05 PM #24 Texas Tech* Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX CSTV L 35–38 OT  51,827
September 23 3:00 PM at New Mexico* University StadiumAlbuquerque, NM CSTV L 13–26   34,069
September 30 7:05 PM New Mexico State* Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX (The Battle of I-10) W 44–38   51,500
October 7 7:05 PM SMU Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX W 24–21   41,258
October 14 7:05 PM Tulane Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX W 34–20   35,930
October 21 6:00 PM at Houston Robertson StadiumHouston, TX TWCEP L 17–34   18,154
October 27 7:00 PM at Tulsa Skelly StadiumTulsa, OK ESPN2 L 20–30   28,074
November 4 7:05 PM Ricedagger Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX L 31–37   42,685
November 10 6:00 PM at UAB Legion FieldBirmingham, AL ESPN2 W 36–17   13,809
November 18 2:30 PM at Marshall Joan C. Edwards StadiumHuntington, WV L 21–49   20,783
November 25 7:05 PM Memphis Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX L 19–38   31,462
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.

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