2011 Lafayette Leopards football team
|2011 Lafayette Leopards football|
|2011 record||4–7 (2–4 Patriot)|
|Head coach||Frank Tavani (12th year)|
|Offensive coordinator||Mickey Fein|
|Defensive coordinator||John Loose|
|Home stadium||Fisher Field at Fisher Stadium
|2011 Patriot League football standings|
|#6 Lehigh $^||6||–||0||11||–||2|
The 2011 Lafayette Leopards football team represented Lafayette College in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Leopards were led by 12th year head coach Frank Tavani and played their home games at Fisher Field. They are a member of the Patriot League.
The Leopards' season opener at North Dakota State was the furthest west the team has ever traveled and was the squad's first contest played indoors since Lafayette faced Washington & Jefferson at the Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall in 1930.
They finished the season 4–7, 2–4 in Patriot League play to finish in a tie for fifth place.
|September 3||7:00 PM||at No. 11 North Dakota State*||Fargodome • Fargo, ND||L 6–42||17,023|
|September 10||6:00 PM||at Georgetown||Multi-Sport Field • Washington, D.C.||L 13–14||2,435|
|September 17||6:00 PM||at Penn*||Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA||LSN/MASN||W 37–12||9,438|
|September 24||6:00 PM||at Stony Brook*||Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium • Stony Brook, NY||LSN/MASN||L 20–37||8,278|
|October 1||6:00 PM||Harvard*||Fisher Field • Easton, PA||LSN/MASN||L 3–31||4,512|
|October 15||6:00 PM||Yale*||Fisher Field • Easton, PA||LSN/MASN||W 28–19||4,872|
|October 22||1:00 PM||Fordham||Fisher Field • Easton, PA||LSN/MASN||W 45–24||5,567|
|October 29||6:00 PM||Bucknell||Fisher Field • Easton, PA||LSN/MASN||L 13–39||3,604|
|November 5||6:00 PM||Colgate||Fisher Field • Easton, PA||LSN/MASN||W 37–24 OT||5,129|
|November 12||12:30 PM||at Holy Cross||Fitton Field • Worcester, MA||LSN/MASN||L 24–29||4,281|
|November 19||12:30 PM||at No. 6 Lehigh||Goodman Stadium • Bethlehem, PA (147th meeting of The Rivalry)||ESPN3||L 13–37||16,013|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.|