2001 Washington Huskies football team

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2001 Washington Huskies football
University of Washington Block W logo.svg
Conference Pacific-10
Ranking
Coaches #19
AP #19
2001 record 8-4 (6-2 Pac-10)
Head coach Rick Neuheisel (3rd year)
MVP Willie Hurst (O), Ben Mahdavi (D)
Captain Kyle Benn, Willie Hurst, Larry Tripplett
Home stadium Husky Stadium
Seasons
« 2000 2002 »
2001 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2 Oregon $   7 1         11 1  
#10 Washington State   6 2         10 2  
#16 Stanford   6 2         9 3  
#19 Washington   6 2         8 4  
USC   5 3         6 6  
UCLA   4 4         7 4  
Oregon State   3 5         5 6  
Arizona   2 6         5 6  
Arizona State   1 7         4 7  
California   0 8         1 10  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. In its third season under head coach Rick Neuheisel, the team compiled an 8-4 record, finished in a three-way tie for second place in the Pacific-10 Conference, and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 370 to 353.[1] Willie Hurst and Ben Mahdavi were selected as the team's most valuable player offensive and defensive players, respectively.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 8 12:30 PM #11 Michigan* #15 Husky StadiumSeattle, WA ABC W 23–18   74,080
September 22 12:30 PM Idaho* #13 Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA FSN W 53–3   70,145
September 29 2:00 PM at California #13 California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA FSN W 31–28   35,172
October 6 12:30 PM USC #11 Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA FSN W 27–24   72,946
October 13 12:30 PM at #7 UCLA #10 Rose BowlPasadena, CA ABC L 13–35   70,377
October 20 3:30 PM Arizona #15 Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA FSN W 31–28   71,108
October 27 6:15 PM at Arizona State #13 Sun Devil StadiumTempe, AZ FSN W 33–31   50,106
November 3 12:30 PM #10 Stanford #11 Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA FSN W 42–28   72,090
November 10 12:30 PM at Oregon State #8 Parker StadiumCorvallis, OR FSN L 24–49   36,682
November 17 12:30 PM #9 Washington State #16 Husky Stadium • Seattle, WA (Apple Cup) ABC W 26–14   74,442
November 24 5:00 PM at #1 Miami* #12 Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL ABC L 7–65   78,114
December 28 7:30 PM vs. #9 Texas* #21 Qualcomm StadiumSan Diego, CA (Holiday Bowl) ESPN L 43–47   60,548
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (2000–2004)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 15, 2015.