2011 Memphis Tigers football team

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2011 Memphis Tigers football
Memphis Tigers wordmark.svg
ConferenceConference USA
DivisionEast
2011 record2–10 (1–7 C-USA)
Head coachLarry Porter (2nd season)
Offensive coordinatorEric Price
Defensive coordinatorJay Hopson
Home stadiumLiberty Bowl Memorial Stadium (Capacity: 61,008)
Seasons
← 2010
2012 →
2011 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
No. 20 Southern Miss x$   6 2         12 2  
Marshall   5 3         7 6  
East Carolina   4 4         5 7  
UAB   3 5         3 9  
UCF   3 5         5 7  
Memphis   1 7         2 10  
West Division
No. 18 Houston x   8 0         13 1  
Tulsa   7 1         8 5  
SMU   5 3         8 5  
Rice   3 5         4 8  
UTEP   2 6         5 7  
Tulane   1 7         2 11  
Championship: Southern Miss 49, Houston 28
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
As of January 10, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011 Memphis Tigers football team represented the University of Memphis in the 2011 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Tigers were led by second year head coach Larry Porter and played their home games at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. They are a member of the East Division of Conference USA. They finished the season 2–10, 1–7 in C-USA play to finish in last place in the East Division

Head coach Larry Porter was fired at the end of the season after going 3–21 in two seasons.

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 17:00 p.m.No. 20 Mississippi State*FSNL 14–5933,990
September 106:00 p.m.at Arkansas State*ESPN3L 3–4729,872
September 176:00 p.m.Austin Peay*
  • Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
  • Memphis, TN
W 27–618,808
September 2411:00 a.m.SMU
  • Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
  • Memphis, TN
FSNL 0–4216,748
October 16:00 p.m.at Middle Tennessee*ESPN3L 31–3820,098
October 811:30 a.m.at RiceL 6–2814,179[1]
October 156:00 p.m.East Carolina
  • Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
  • Memphis, TN
L 17–3517,975
October 222:30 p.m.at TulaneW 33–1725,158
October 293:00 p.m.at UCFBHSNL 0–4137,683
November 123:15 p.m.UAB
  • Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
  • Memphis, TN (Battle for the Bones)
L 35–4117,848
November 177:00 p.m.Marshall
  • Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
  • Memphis, TN
FSNL 22–2315,101
November 263:00 p.m.at Southern MississippiCSSL 7–4426,347

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Memphis Tigers vs. Rice Owls Box Score". ESPN.com. October 8, 2011.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2011-04-23.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)