2007 Indiana Hoosiers football team

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2007 Indiana Hoosiers football
Indiana Hoosiers Logo.svg
Conference Big Ten Conference
2007 record 7–6 (3–5 Big Ten)
Head coach Bill Lynch
Offensive coordinator Matt Canada
Co-defensive coordinator Brian George
Co-defensive coordinator Joe Palcic
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (49,225, AstroPlay)
Seasons
« 2006 2008 »
2007 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#5/4 Ohio State   7 1         11 2  
#18/19 Michigan   6 2         9 4  
#20/18 Illinois   6 2         9 4  
#24/21 Wisconsin   5 3         9 4  
#NR/25 Penn State   0* 4         0* 4  
Iowa   4 4         6 6  
Purdue   3 5         8 5  
Indiana   3 5         7 6  
Michigan State   3 5         7 6  
Northwestern   3 5         6 6  
Minnesota   0 8         1 11  
† – BCS representative as champion
‡ – BCS at-large representative

The 2007 Indiana Hoosiers football team represented Indiana University during the 2007 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Hoosiers were coached by Bill Lynch, who was in his first season as head coach following the death of Terry Hoeppner. The Hoosiers played their home games in Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 8:00 p.m. Indiana State* Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN BTN W 55–7   34,715
September 8 8:00 p.m. at Western Michigan* Waldo StadiumKalamazoo, MI ESPNU W 37–27   32,129
September 15 12:00 p.m. Akron* Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN BTN W 41–24   31,196
September 22 12:00 p.m. Illinois Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN BTN L 14–27   34,707
September 29 12:00 p.m. at Iowa Kinnick StadiumIowa City, IA BTN W 38–20   70,585
October 6 12:00 p.m. Minnesota Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN BTN W 40–20   32,009
October 13 7:00 p.m. at Michigan State Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI (Old Brass Spittoon) BTN L 27–52   73,449
October 20 12:00 p.m. Penn Statedagger Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN ESPN L 31–36   41,251
October 27 12:00 p.m. at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI BTN L 3–33   81,324
November 3 12:00 p.m. Ball State* Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN BTN W 38–20   34,406
November 10 11:00 a.m. at Northwestern Ryan FieldEvanston, IL ESPNC L 28–31   20,466
November 17 3:30 p.m. Purdue Memorial Stadium • Bloomington, IN (Old Oaken Bucket) BTN W 27–24   50,741
December 31 6:00 p.m. vs. Oklahoma State Sun Devil StadiumTempe, AZ (Insight Bowl) NFLN L 33–49   48,892
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

Game notes[edit]

Purdue[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Purdue 0 3 7 14 24
Indiana 7 10 7 3 27

With the win, Indiana secured its first bowl berth in 14 years.


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