2012 Duquesne Dukes football team

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2012 Duquesne Dukes football
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Conference Northeast Conference
2012 record 5–6 (3–5 NEC)
Head coach Jerry Schmitt (8th year)
Offensive coordinator Gary Dunn
Defensive coordinator Dave Opfar
Home stadium Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field (Capacity: 2,200)
Seasons
« 2011 2013 »
2012 NEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Wagner §^   7 1         9 4  
Albany §   7 1         9 2  
Monmouth   4 3         5 5  
Saint Francis (PA)   4 4         5 6  
Bryant   4 4         4 7  
Robert Morris   3 5         4 7  
Duquesne   3 5         5 6  
Central Connecticut   2 5         2 8  
Sacred Heart   1 7         2 9  
§ – Conference co-champions
^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2012 Duquesne Dukes Devils football team represented Duquesne University in the 2012 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by eighth year head coach Jerry Schmitt and played their home games at Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field. They are a member of the Northeast Conference. They finished the season 5–6, 3–5 in NEC play to finish in a tie for sixth place.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 6:00 PM at #8 Old Dominion* Foreman FieldNorfolk, VA L 23–57   19,818
September 8 12:00 PM Dayton* Arthur J. Rooney Athletic FieldPittsburgh, PA W 17–7   1,902
September 15 1:00 PM at Valparaiso* Brown FieldValparaiso, IN W 45–17   2,177
September 22 1:00 PM at Bryant Bulldog StadiumSmithfield, RI W 35–21   2,958
September 29 1:00 PM Saint Francis (PA) Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field • Pittsburgh, PA W 24–21   2,641
October 13 12:00 PM at Central Connecticut Arute FieldNew Britain, CT L 31–38   4,013
October 20 12:00 PM Sacred Heart Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field • Pittsburgh, PA W 35–3   2,215
October 27 12:00 PM Monmouth Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field • Pittsburgh, PA L 27–28   1,897
November 3 3:30 PM at Robert Morris Joe Walton StadiumMoon Township, PA FCS/ROOT/ESPN3 L 13–17   2,028
November 10 12:00 PM Albany Arthur J. Rooney Athletic Field • Pittsburgh, PA L 31–38   2,193
November 17 12:00 PM at Wagner Wagner College StadiumStaten Island, NY L 17–23   2,692
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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