Open main menu

1995 Florida State Seminoles football team

The 1995 Florida State Seminoles football team represented Florida State University in the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team was coached by Bobby Bowden and played their home games at Doak Campbell Stadium.[1]

1995 Florida State Seminoles football
Florida State Seminoles old logo.svg
ACC co-champion
Orange Bowl champion
Orange Bowl, W 31–26 vs. Notre Dame
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 5
APNo. 4
1995 record10–2 (7–1 ACC)
Head coachBobby Bowden (20th season)
Offensive coordinatorMark Richt (2nd season)
Defensive coordinatorMickey Andrews (12th season)
Home stadiumDoak Campbell Stadium
(Capacity: 77,500)
Seasons
← 1994
1996 →
1995 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 4 Florida State +   7 1         10 2  
No. 16 Virginia +   7 1         9 4  
Clemson   6 2         8 4  
Georgia Tech   5 3         6 5  
North Carolina   4 4         7 5  
Maryland   4 4         6 5  
NC State   2 6         3 8  
Duke   1 7         3 8  
Wake Forest   0 8         1 10  
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

Running back Warrick Dunn finished ninth place in the Heisman Trophy voting.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 23:30 p.m.vs. DukeNo. 1ABCW 70–2651,200
September 912:00 p.m.at ClemsonNo. 1ABCW 45–2678,133
September 1612:00 p.m.NC StateNo. 1JPSW 77–1772,800
September 237:00 p.m.UCF*No. 1
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, FL
PPVW 46–1476,600
October 77:30 p.m.Miami (FL)*No. 1
ESPNW 41–1780,350
October 142:00 p.m.Wake ForestNo. 1
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, FL
PPVW 72–1373,400
October 213:30 p.m.Georgia TechNo. 1
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, FL
ABCW 42–1076,400
November 28:00 p.m.at No. 24 VirginiaNo. 2ESPNL 28–3344,300
November 1112:00 p.m.at North CarolinaNo. 6JPSW 28–1236,000
November 1812:00 p.m.MarylandNo. 6
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, FL
JPSW 59–1768,400
November 2512:00 p.m.at No. 3 Florida*No. 6ABCL 24–3585,711
January 18:00 p.m.vs. No. 6 Notre Dame*No. 8CBSW 31–2672,198
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

[2]

RosterEdit

1995 Florida State Seminoles football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 12 Thad Busby So
WR 1 Andre Cooper Jr
RB 28 Warrick Dunn Jr
WR 19 E. G. Green So
QB 13 Danny Kanell Sr
WR 88 Randy Moss Fr
  Phillip Riley
WR   Peter Warrick Fr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DE 58 Peter Boulware So
LB 56 Sam Cowart Jr
LB 45 Henri Crockett Jr
LB 40 Lamont Green Fr
CB 11 Dexter Jackson Fr
CB 2 Samari Rolle So
DL 98 Orpheus Roye Sr
DL 85 Andre Wadsworth So
  Reinard Wilson
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K Scott Bentley
P Sean Liss
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

NotesEdit

  • Florida State scores 563 points setting a single season record.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Boyles, Bob. "50 Years of College Football" 2007.
  2. ^ http://nolefan.org/summary/f1995.html