2011 Maine Black Bears football team

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2011 Maine Black Bears football
Maine blackbears textlogo.png
FCS Playoffs Quarterfinals vs Georgia Southern, L 23–35
Conference Colonial Athletic Association
Ranking
Sports Network #13
FCS Coaches #13
2011 record 9–4 (6–2 CAA)
Head coach Jack Cosgrove (19th year)
Offensive coordinator Kevin Bourgoin
Defensive coordinator Joe Rossi
Home stadium Alfond Stadium
(Capacity: 10,000)
Seasons
« 2010 2012 »
2011 CAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#9 Towson ^   7 1         9 3  
#10 Old Dominion ^   6 2         10 3  
#8 Maine ^   6 2         9 4  
#11 New Hampshire ^   6 2         8 4  
#17 Delaware   5 3         7 4  
#15 James Madison ^   5 3         8 5  
William & Mary   3 5         5 6  
Rhode Island   2 6         3 8  
Villanova   1 7         2 9  
Richmond   0 8         3 8  
Massachusetts   0 0         5 6  
† – Conference champion
^ – FCS playoff participant
  • UMass' conference record is listed as 0-0 because they were in the process of transitioning to FBS
    As of January 9, 2012; Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2011 Maine Black Bears football team represented the University of Maine in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Black Bears were led by 19th year head coach Jack Cosgrove and played their home games at Alfond Stadium. They are a member of the Colonial Athletic Association. They finished the season 9–4, 6–2 in CAA play to finish in a three way tie for second place. They received an at-large bid into the FCS playoffs where they defeated Appalachian State in the second round before falling to Georgia Southern in the quarterfinals.

Schedule[edit]

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Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 5:00 PM Bryant* Alfond StadiumOrono, ME W 28–13   6,041
September 10 1:00 PM at Pittsburgh* Heinz FieldPittsburgh, PA ESPN3 L 29–35   41,230
September 17 6:00 PM at Albany* University FieldAlbany, NY ESPN3 W 31–15   4,944
October 1 3:00 PM #6 Delaware Alfond Stadium • Orono, ME TWC9 W 31–17   6,000
October 8 3:30 PM at #7 James Madison #19 Bridgeforth StadiumHarrisonburg, VA WABI W 25–24 OT  24,023
October 15 1:00 PM Rhode Island #12 Alfond Stadium • Orono, ME CSNNE W 27–21   7,256
October 22 3:30 PM at #18 Richmond #9 Robins StadiumRichmond, VA WABI W 23–22   8,700
October 29 3:30 PM at Villanova #8 Villanova StadiumVillanova, PA W 41–25   3,201
November 5 12:30 PM #14 Towson #7 Alfond Stadium • Orono, ME L 30–40   5,258
November 12 12:30 PM Massachusetts #13 Alfond Stadium • Orono, ME WABI/CSN W 32–21   4,460
November 19 12:00 PM at #12 New Hampshire #11 Cowell StadiumDurham, NH (Battle for the Brice-Cowell Musket) WABI L 27–30   8,536
December 3 2:00 PM at #9 Appalachian State* #13 Kidd Brewer StadiumBoone, NC (FCS Playoffs Second Round) ESPN3 W 34–12   15,291
December 10 2:00 PM at #3 Georgia Southern* #13 Paulson StadiumStatesboro, GA (FCS Playoffs Quarterfinals) ESPN3 L 23–35   12,886
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Maine Football 2011 Schedule". Goblackbears.com. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-14.