2011 Alabama A&M Bulldogs football team

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2011 Alabama A&M Bulldogs football
Alabama A&M Wordmark.jpg
SWAC East Division Champions
Conference Southwestern Athletic Conference
East Division
2011 record 8–4 (7–2 SWAC)
Head coach Anthony Jones (10th year)
Offensive coordinator Cedric Pearl
Defensive coordinator Brawnski Towns
Home stadium Louis Crews Stadium
(Capacity: 21,000)
Seasons
« 2010 2012 »
2011 SWAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
Alabama A&M xy   7 2         8 4  
Alabama State x   7 2         8 3  
#21 Jackson State x   7 2         9 2  
Alcorn State   1 8         2 8  
Mississippi Valley State   1 8         1 10  
West
Grambling State xy   6 3         8 4  
Arkansas–Pine Bluff   5 4         6 5  
Prairie View A&M   5 4         5 6  
Southern   4 5         4 7  
Texas Southern   2 7         4 7  
Championship: December 10, 2011
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
  • Jackson State and Southern are ineligible to participate in the SWAC Championship Game due to low APR scores.
    Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2011 Alabama A&M Bulldogs football team represented Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Bulldogs were led by tenth year head coach Anthony Jones and played their home games at Louis Crews Stadium. They were a member of the East Division of the Southwestern Athletic Conference. The Bulldogs finished 8–4, 7–2 in SWAC play to finish as East Division champions, but lost to Grambling State in the SWAC Championship Game 15–16.[1]

Schedule[edit]

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Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 5:00 PM vs. Hampton* Soldier FieldChicago, IL (Chicago Football Classic) L 20–21   35,653
September 10 6:00 PM at Southern Ace W. Mumford StadiumBaton Rouge, LA L 6–21   9,020
September 17 6:00 PM Tuskegee* Louis Crews StadiumHuntsville, AL W 21–6   18,629
September 24 5:00 PM at Grambling State Eddie Robinson StadiumGrambling, LA W 20–14   7,118
October 1 6:00 PM Arkansas-Pine Bluff Louis Crews Stadium • Huntsville, AL W 28–27   5,136
October 8 1:00 PM Mississippi Valley Statedagger Louis Crews Stadium • Huntsville, AL W 37–14   16,827
October 13 6:30 PM Texas Southern Louis Crews Stadium • Huntsville, AL ESPNU W 24–21   5,386[3]
October 29 2:30 PM vs. #16 Alabama State Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (74th Magic City Classic) W 20–19   66,473
November 5 2:00 PM at Alcorn State Jack Spinks StadiumLorman, MS W 28–14   2,500
November 12 1:00 PM #21 Jackson State Louis Crews Stadium • Huntsville, AL L 6–34   5,831
November 19 1:00 PM at Prairie View A&M Edward L. Blackshear FieldPrairie View, TX W 17–15   10,500
December 10 12:00 PM vs. Grambling State Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (SWAC Championship Game) ESPNU L 15–16   23,476
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Benson, Reggie (December 10, 2011). "Bulldogs come up short again against Tigers". The Huntsville Times. Retrieved December 10, 2011. 
  2. ^ http://www.aamusports.com/schedule.aspx?path=football
  3. ^ "Texas Southern Tigers vs. Alabama A&M Bulldogs Box Score". ESPN.com. October 13, 2011.