2011 Towson Tigers football team

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2011 Towson Tigers football
Towson Tigers wordmark.svg
CAA champion
FCS Playoffs Second Round, L 38–40 vs. Lehigh
Conference Colonial Athletic Association
Ranking
Sports Network No. 8
FCS Coaches No. 9
2011 record 9–3 (7–1 CAA)
Head coach Rob Ambrose (3rd season)
Offensive coordinator John Donatelli
Defensive coordinator Matt Hachmann
Home stadium Johnny Unitas Stadium
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 Towson Tigers football team represented Towson University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Tigers were led by third-year head coach Rob Ambrose and played their home games at Johnny Unitas Stadium. They are a member of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA). They finished the season 9–3, 7–1 in CAA play to win the conference championship. They received the CAA's automatic bid into the FCS playoffs where they lost in the second round to Lehigh.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 7:00 PM Morgan State* Johnny Unitas StadiumTowson, MD CSN W 42–3   9,759
September 10 7:00 PM No. 20 Villanova Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD W 31–10   7,696
September 24 7:00 PM Colgate*dagger Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD W 42–17   9,919
October 1 2:30 PM at Maryland* No. 23 Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD FSN L 3–28   35,573
October 8 7:30 PM No. 14 Richmond No. 25 Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD W 31–28   7,587
October 15 3:30 PM at No. 18 Old Dominion No. 17 Foreman FieldNorfolk, VA W 39–35   19,818
October 22 3:30 PM at No. 14 William & Mary No. 15 Zable StadiumWilliamsburg, VA W 38–27   12,259
October 29 7:00 PM No. 21 Delaware No. 13 Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD TCN L 30–35   8,122
November 5 12:30 PM at No. 7 Maine No. 14 Alfond StadiumOrono, ME CSN W 40–30   5,258
November 12 3:30 PM No. 7 New Hampshire No. 12 Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD W 56–42   8,366
November 19 12:30 PM at Rhode Island No. 8 Meade StadiumKingston, RI W 28–17   2,883
December 3 3:30 PM No. 6 Lehigh* No. 8 Johnny Unitas Stadium • Towson, MD (FCS Playoffs Second Round) ESPN3 L 38–40   11,196
*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. ^ "Football - Schedule". TowsonTigers.com. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-14.