1991 Wyoming Cowboys football team

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1991 Wyoming Cowboys football
Conference Western Athletic Conference
1991 record 4–6–1 (2–5–1 WAC)
Head coach Joe Tiller (1st year)
Home stadium War Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1990
1992 →
1991 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#23 BYU $ 7 0 1     8 3 2
San Diego State 6 1 1     8 4 1
#25 Air Force 6 2 0     10 3 0
Utah 4 4 0     7 5 0
Hawaii 3 5 0     4 7 1
Wyoming 2 5 1     4 6 1
UTEP 2 5 1     4 7 1
Colorado State 2 6 0     3 8 0
New Mexico 2 6 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1991 Wyoming Cowboys football team represented the University of Wyoming in the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was the Cowboys' 96th season and they competed as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC). The team was led by head coach Joe Tiller, in his first year, and played their home games at War Memorial Stadium in Laramie, Wyoming. They finished with a record of four wins, six losses and one tie (4–6–1, 2–5–1 WAC). The offense scored 305 points, while the defense allowed 357 points.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 Hawaii War Memorial StadiumLaramie, Wyoming L 17–32   22,508
September 7 at No. 12 Colorado* Folsom FieldBoulder, Colorado ESPN L 13–30   52,155
September 14 Southwestern Louisiana* War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, Wyoming W 28–15   15,866
September 21 Texas Tech* War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, Wyoming W 22–17   18,183
September 28 UTEP War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, Wyoming T 28–28   16,135
October 5 at Air Force Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, Colorado ABC L 28–51   40,227
October 12 Utahdagger War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, Wyoming L 42–57   20,709
October 19 at New Mexico University StadiumAlbuquerque, New Mexico W 39–19   12,500
October 26 Colorado State War Memorial Stadium • Laramie, Wyoming (Bronze Boot) W 35–28   20,364
November 2 at San Diego State Jack Murphy StadiumSan Diego L 22–24   35,961
November 9 at BYU Cougar StadiumProvo, Utah L 31–56   65,593
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.
  • Reference:[1]

Team players in the NFL[edit]

The following were selected in the 1992 NFL Draft.

Player Position Round Overall NFL Team
Doug Rigby Defensive End 11 298 Kansas City Chiefs
  • Reference:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "University of Wyoming – 1991". College Football Reference. Retrieved October 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1992 NFL Draft". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 10, 2012.