2011 UTEP Miners football team

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2011 UTEP Miners football
UTEP Miners wordmark.png
Conference Conference USA
Division West
2011 record 5–7 (2–6 C-USA)
Head coach Mike Price
Offensive coordinator Bob Connelly
Defensive coordinator Andre Patterson
Home stadium Sun Bowl Stadium
(Capacity: 51,500)
Seasons
← 2010
2012 →
2011 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
#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
#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 10  
Championship: Southern Miss 49, Houston 28
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
As of January 10, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011 UTEP Miners football team represented the University of Texas at El Paso in the 2011 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team's head coach was Mike Price, who served his eighth season at the post. The Miners played their home games at the Sun Bowl Stadium and were members of Conference USA in the West Division. They finished the season 5–7, 2–6 in C-USA to place fifth in the West Division.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 7:00 PM Stony Brook* Sun Bowl StadiumEl Paso, TX TWCEP W 31–24 OT  28,752
September 10 5:00 PM at SMU Gerald J. Ford StadiumDallas, TX FSN L 17–28   26,691
September 17 6:00 PM at New Mexico State* Aggie Memorial StadiumLas Cruces, NM (The Battle of I-10) ALT W 16–10   19,751
September 24 5:00 PM at No. 17 South Florida* Raymond James StadiumTampa, FL ESPN3 L 24–52   48,231
September 29 6:00 PM Houston Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX CBSSN L 42–49   24,111
October 15 1:30 PM at Tulane Louisiana SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA FCS W 44–7   16,690
October 22 6:00 PM Colorado State* Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX TWCEP W 31–17   31,797
October 29 6:00 PM No. 25 Southern Miss Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX CBSSN L 13–31   24,906
November 5 1:30 PM at Rice Rice StadiumHouston, TX FSN L 37–41   14,372[1]
November 12 6:00 PM East Carolina Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX TWCEP W 22–17   25,571
November 19 1:00 PM Tulsa Sun Bowl Stadium • El Paso, TX CBSSN L 28–57   26,494
November 26 5:00 PM at UCF Bright House Networks StadiumOrlando, FL CBSSN L 14–31   42,033
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UTEP Miners vs. Rice Owls Box Score". ESPN.com. November 5, 2011.