2010 Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns football team
|2010 Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns football|
|Conference||Sun Belt Conference|
|2010 record||3–9 (3–5 Sun Belt)|
|Head coach||Rickey Bustle|
|Offensive coordinator||Ron Hudson|
|Defensive coordinator||Kevin Fouquier|
|Home stadium||Cajun Field
|2010 Sun Belt football standings|
The 2010 Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns football team represented the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in the 2010 NCAA Division I FBS college football season. The Ragin' Cajans were led by ninth year head coach Rickey Bustle and played their home games at Cajun Field. The schedule featured a nationally televised game from Cajun Field against Oklahoma State on October 8. In five home games the average attendance at Cajun Field was 17,383, with a season-high of 25,000 attending the Oklahoma State game.
The team finished with an overall record of 3–9, 3–5 in the Sun Belt Conference. At the end of the season Bustle was fired on November 29, 2010. During his tenure he compiled a 41-65 record, including four 6 win seasons. However, the team never reached a bowl game during this time.
|September 4||11:20 AM||at No. 23 Georgia*||Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA||SEC Network||L 7–55||92,746|
|September 11||2:30 PM||Arkansas State||Cajun Field • Lafayette, LA||CST/CSS||W 31–24||15,103|
|September 25||6:00 PM||Middle Tennessee||Cajun Field • Lafayette, LA||L 14–34||17,249|
|October 2||6:30 PM||at North Texas||Fouts Field • Denton, TX||CST/CSS||W 28–27||17,015|
|October 8||8:00 PM||No. 21 Oklahoma State*||Cajun Field • Lafayette, LA||ESPN2||L 28–54||25,881|
|October 16||6:00 PM||at Troy||Veterans Memorial Stadium • Troy, AL||L 24–31||22,283|
|October 23||4:00 PM||Western Kentucky||Cajun Field • Lafayette, LA||L 21–54||15,641|
|October 30||1:00 PM||at Ohio*||Peden Stadium • Athens, OH||L 31–38||15,255|
|November 6||6:00 PM||at Ole Miss*||Vaught-Hemingway Stadium • Oxford, MS||ESPNU||L 21–43||53,144|
|November 13||6:00 PM||at Florida Atlantic||Lockhart Stadium • Ft. Lauderdale, FL||L 23–24||12,044|
|November 20||6:00 PM||Florida International||Cajun Field • Lafayette, LA||L 17–38||13,041|
|November 27||2:30 PM||at Louisiana–Monroe||Malone Stadium • Monroe, LA (Battle on the Bayou)||W 23–22||9,215|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.|
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- "Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns Box Score". ESPN.com. Archived from the original on October 11, 2010. Retrieved October 9, 2010.