2011 New Hampshire Wildcats football team

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2011 New Hampshire Wildcats football
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FCS Playoffs Second Round, L 25–26 vs. Montana State
Conference Colonial Athletic Association
Ranking
Sports Network No. 11
FCS Coaches No. 12
2011 record 8–4 (6–2 CAA)
Head coach Sean McDonnell (13th season)
Offensive coordinator Tim Cramsey
Defensive coordinator John Lyons
Home stadium Cowell Stadium
(Capacity: 6,500)
Seasons
← 2010
2012 →
2011 CAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#9 Towson $^   7 1         9 3  
#10 Old Dominion ^   6 2         10 3  
#8 Maine ^   6 2         9 4  
#11 New Hampshire ^   6 2         8 4  
#17 Delaware   5 3         7 4  
#15 James Madison ^   5 3         8 5  
William & Mary   3 5         5 6  
Rhode Island   2 6         3 8  
Villanova   1 7         2 9  
Richmond   0 8         3 8  
UMass   0 0         5 6  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
  • UMass' conference record is listed as 0-0 because they were in the process of transitioning to FBS
As of January 9, 2012; Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

The 2011 New Hampshire Wildcats football team represented the University of New Hampshire in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Wildcats were led by 13th-year head coach Sean McDonnell and played their home games at Cowell Stadium. They are a member of the Colonial Athletic Association. They finished the season 8–4, 6–2 in CAA play to finish in a three-way tie for second place. They received an at-large bid into the FCS playoffs where they lost in the second round to Montana State.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 7:00 PM at Toledo* No. 10 Glass BowlToledo, OH ESPN3 L 22–58   20,106
September 10 12:30 PM at No. 14 Lehigh* No. 13 Goodman StadiumBethlehem, PA W 48–41 OT  7,519
September 24 3:30 PM at No. 5 Richmond No. 11 E. Claiborne Robins StadiumRichmond, VA CSN W 45–43   8,700
October 1 12:00 PM Holy Cross* No. 7 Cowell StadiumDurham, NH UNHTV W 39–32   8,307
October 8 12:00 PM Villanova No. 6 Cowell Stadium • Durham, NH UNHTV W 47–17   5,760
October 15 12:00 PM at No. 16 William & Mary No. 6 Zable StadiumWilliamsburg, VA CSN L 10–24   9,642
October 22 3:30 PM vs. No. 22 Massachusetts No. 13 Gillette StadiumFoxborough, MA (Colonial Clash) CSN W 27–21   24,022
October 29 12:00 PM Rhode Island No. 11 Cowell Stadium • Durham, NH CSN W 31–24   10,554
November 5 12:00 PM No. 13 James Madison No. 9 Cowell Stadium • Durham, NH UNHTV W 28–10   4,466
November 12 3:30 PM at No. 12 Towson No. 7 Johnny Unitas StadiumTowson, MD L 42–56   8,366
November 19 12:00 PM No. 11 Maine No. 12 Cowell Stadium • Durham, NH (Battle for the Brice-Cowell Musket) CSN W 30–27   8,536
December 3 3:00 PM at No. 7 Montana State* No. 11 Bobcat StadiumBozeman, MT (FCS Playoffs Second Round) ESPN3 L 25–26   11,367
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2011 Football Schedule". University of New Hampshire Athletics. 2011. Retrieved September 14, 2011.