2000 New Mexico Lobos football team

The 2000 New Mexico Lobos football team represented the University of New Mexico during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. New Mexico competed as a member of the Mountain West Conference (MW), and played their home games in the University Stadium. The Lobos were led by third-year head coach Rocky Long.

2000 New Mexico Lobos football
New Mexico Lobos logo 1999-2007.gif
ConferenceMountain West Conference
Record5–7 (3–4 MW)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorDan Dodd (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorBronco Mendenhall (3rd season)
CaptainMike Barnett
Jarrod Baxter
Henry Stephens
Home stadiumUniversity Stadium
(Capacity: 38,634)
Seasons
← 1999
2001 →
2000 Mountain West Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team   W   L     W   L  
No. 14 Colorado State $   6 1     10 2  
Air Force   5 2     9 3  
UNLV   4 3     8 5  
BYU   4 3     6 6  
New Mexico   3 4     5 7  
Utah   3 4     4 7  
San Diego State   3 4     3 8  
Wyoming   0 7     1 10  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 268:00 pmat Texas Tech*FSNL 3–2442,238
September 27:00 pmBoise State*L 14–3122,090
September 96:05 pmOregon State*
  • University Stadium
  • Albuquerque, NM
L 20–2830,830
September 16at New Mexico StateW 16–13 
September 23Northern Arizona*
  • University Stadium
  • Albuquerque, NM
W 35–28 
September 30Wyoming
  • University Stadium
  • Albuquerque, NM
SPWW 45–1025,089
October 71:00 pmat Colorado StateL 14–17 
October 2110:00 amat Air ForceSPWW 29–2340,446
October 281:00 pmUtah
  • University Stadium
  • Albuquerque, NM
ESPN+W 10–321,366
November 42:00 pmSan Diego State
  • University Stadium
  • Albuquerque, NM
ESPN+L 16–1721,007
November 1111:00 amat UNLVESPN+L 14–1817,081
November 184:00 pmBYUESPN+L 13–3762,308

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Game summariesEdit

Oregon StateEdit

2001 NFL DraftEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club Ref
Joe Maese Long snapper 6 194 Baltimore Ravens [2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2019 New Mexico Football Media Guide" (PDF). University of New Mexico Athletic Dept. Retrieved September 9, 2019.
  2. ^ "2001 NFL Draft". pro-football-reference.com.