1996 Iowa State Cyclones football team

The 1996 Iowa State Cyclones football team represented Iowa State University during the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Cyclone Stadium in Ames, Iowa. They participated as members of the newly formed Big 12 Conference with the additions of Baylor, Texas, Texas A&M, and Texas Tech and were in the North Division. The team was coached by head coach Dan McCarney.

1996 Iowa State Cyclones football
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionNorth Division
1996 record2–9 (1–7 Big 12)
Head coachDan McCarney (2nd season)
Offensive coordinatorSteve Loney (2nd season)
Defensive coordinatorJohn Skladany (1st season)
Home stadiumCyclone Stadium
(Capacity: 43,000)
Seasons
← 1995
1997 →
1996 Big 12 Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
No. 6 Nebraska x%   8 0         11 2  
No. 8 Colorado   7 1         10 2  
No. 17 Kansas State   6 2         9 3  
Missouri   3 5         5 6  
Kansas   2 6         4 7  
Iowa State   1 7         2 9  
Southern Division
No. 23 Texas x$   6 2         8 5  
Texas Tech   5 3         7 5  
Texas A&M   4 4         6 6  
Oklahoma   3 5         3 8  
Oklahoma State   2 6         5 6  
Baylor   1 7         4 7  
Championship: Texas 37, Nebraska 27
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • $ – Bowl Alliance representative as champion
    % – Bowl Alliance at-large representative
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 76:00 p.m.Wyoming*FSNL 38–41 OT44,511
September 142:30 p.m.at No. 21 Iowa*ABCL 13–3870,397
September 211:00 p.m.Northern Iowa*
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
W 42–2340,122
September 281:00 p.m.Missouri 
W 45–3144,941
October 1211:30 a.m.Texas A&M
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
FSNL 21–2444,950
October 192:00 p.m.at Oklahoma StateL 27–2840,000
October 261:00 p.m.at BaylorL 21–4935,114
November 21:00 p.m.Kansas
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
L 31–3437,850
November 91:30 p.m.at No. 7 ColoradoL 42–4949,662
November 161:00 p.m.No. 5 Nebraska
  • Cyclone Stadium
  • Ames, IA
L 14–4947,850
November 231:10 p.m.at No. 14 Kansas StateL 20–3543,174
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

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RosterEdit

1996 Iowa State Cyclones football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense 17 Todd Bandhauer QB 6-3 234 So. Crystal River, Fla. 70 Ben Beaudet OL 6-4 270 Fr. Lake Elmo, Minn. 78 Eugene Bernal OL 6-5 305 Jr. Sylmar, Calif. 72 Chad Billings OL 6-0 255 Jr. CLear Lake, Iowa 83 Gerrick Bivins WR 5-11 171 Jr. Belleville, Ill. 79 Chalie Bogwi OL 6-2 286 So
Pos. # Name Class
FB 29 Jason Bales Jr
QB 7 Todd Doxzon Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 60 Neville Campbell Fr
DL 59 Chad Casavant Fr
ILB 11 Derrik Clark Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

Roster

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1996 Schedule & Results". Iowa State Athletics. Archived from the original on April 28, 2001. Retrieved November 7, 2012.