2011 Richmond Spiders football team
|2011 Richmond Spiders football|
|Conference||Colonial Athletic Association|
|2011 record||3–8 (0–8 CAA)|
|Head coach||Wayne Lineburg (interim) (1st year)|
|Offensive coordinator||Wayne Lineburg|
|Defensive coordinator||Bob Trott (2nd year)|
|Home stadium||E. Claiborne Robins Stadium
|2011 CAA football standings|
|#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|
|#15 James Madison ^||5||–||3||8||–||5|
|William & Mary||3||–||5||5||–||6|
The 2011 Richmond Spiders football team represented the University of Richmond during the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. Richmond competed as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) under interim head football coach Wayne Lineburg and played its home games at E. Claiborne Robins Stadium.
Latrell Scott, who was entering his second season as the head coach at Richmond, resigned on August 23, 2011, just ten days before the team's opening game. Offensive coordinator Wayne Lineburg was named interim head coach for the 2011 season.
Richmond's 2011 schedule kicked off against Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) team Duke and included other non-conference games against Wagner and VMI. The schedule also included an eight-game CAA slate including a game against new CAA football member Old Dominion and wrapping up against rival William & Mary in the Capital Cup.
|September 3||7:00 pm||at Duke*||No. 16||Wallace Wade Stadium • Durham, NC||ESPN3||W 23–21||32,741|
|September 10||6:00 pm||Wagner*||No. 9||Robins Stadium • Richmond, VA||W 21–6||8,700|
|September 17||6:00 pm||Virginia Military Institute*||No. 6||Robins Stadium • Richmond, VA||W 34–19||8,700|
|September 24||3:30 pm||No. 11 New Hampshire||No. 5||Robins Stadium • Richmond, VA||CSN||L 43–45||8,700|
|October 1||3:30 pm||at No. 9 James Madison||No. 10||Bridgeforth Stadium • Harrisonburg, VA||CSN||L 7–31||25,742|
|October 8||7:30 pm||at No. 25 Towson||No. 14||Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD||L 28–31||7,587|
|October 22||3:30 pm||No. 9 Maine||No. 18||Robins Stadium • Richmond, VA||L 22–23||8,700|
|October 29||1:00 pm||Massachusetts||Robins Stadium • Richmond, VA||L 7–28||8,700|
|November 5||12:00 pm||at No. 12 Old Dominion||Foreman Field • Norfolk, VA||L 28–42||19,818|
|November 12||3:30 pm||at No. 15 Delaware||Delaware Stadium • Newark, DE||CSN||L 10–24||20,008|
|November 19||12:00 pm||William & Mary||Robins Stadium • Richmond, VA (Capital Cup)||CSN||L 23–25||8,700|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.|
- "Latrell Scott Resigns As Head Football Coach". Richmond Athletics. August 23, 2011. Retrieved September 14, 2011.
- "Richmond Official Athletic Site - Football - Schedule". Richmond Athletics. 2011. Retrieved September 14, 2011.