2002 UTEP Miners football team

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2002 UTEP Miners football
UTEP Miners logo.svg
Conference Western Athletic Conference
2002 record 2–10 (1–7 WAC)
Head coach Gary Nord (3rd season)
Offensive coordinator Patrick Higgins (3rd season)
Defensive coordinator Troy Reffett (1st season)
Home stadium Sun Bowl Stadium
(Capacity: 51,500)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 15 Boise State $   8 0         12 1  
Hawaii   7 1         10 4  
Fresno State   6 2         9 5  
San Jose State   4 4         6 7  
Nevada   4 4         5 7  
Rice   3 5         4 7  
Louisiana Tech   3 5         4 8  
SMU   3 5         3 9  
UTEP   1 7         2 10  
Tulsa   1 7         1 11  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 UTEP Miners football team represented the University of Texas at El Paso in the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Gary Nord. The Miners played their home games at the Sun Bowl Stadium in El Paso, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:05 PM Sacramento State* Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX W 42–12   30,536
September 7 11:30 AM at Kentucky* Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY L 17–77   59,213
September 14 6:00 PM at Oklahoma* Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK PPV L 0–68   74,468
September 21 7:05 PM Hawaii Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX L 6–31   44,381
September 28 8:15 PM at San Jose State Spartan StadiumSan Jose, CA FSN L 24–58   10,416
October 5 6:00 PM at New Mexico State* Aggie Memorial StadiumLas Cruces, NM (The Battle of I-10) L 14–49   30,605
October 19 8:15 PM Ricedagger Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX FSN W 38–35   32,392
October 26 1:00 PM at Tulsa Skelly StadiumTulsa, OK L 0–20   12,317
November 2 7:05 PM Boise State Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX L 3–58   21,689
November 9 1:00 PM at Nevada Mackay StadiumReno, NV L 17–23   13,721
November 16 3:05 PM SMU Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX L 35–42   21,765
November 22 1:00 PM at Louisiana Tech Independence StadiumShreveport, LA L 24–38   9,267
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.

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