2002 Chattanooga Mocs football team

The 2002 Chattanooga Mocs football team represented the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in the 2002 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Mocs were led by third year head coach Donnie Kirkpatrick and played their home games at Finley Stadium. They are a member of the Southern Conference. They finished the season 2–10,2–6 in Southern Conference play to finish Tied for 7th place.[1][2]

2002 Chattanooga Mocs football
Chattanooga Mocs logo.svg
ConferenceSouthern Conference
2002 record2-10 (2-6 SoCon)
Head coachDonnie Kirkpatrick (3rd season)
Home stadiumFinley Stadium
(Capacity: 20,668)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 3 Georgia Southern $^   7 1         11 3  
No. 14 Wofford   6 2         9 3  
No. 10 Appalachian State ^   6 2         8 4  
No. 9 Furman ^   6 2         8 4  
VMI   3 5         6 6  
Western Carolina   3 5         5 6  
East Tennessee State   2 6         4 8  
Chattanooga   2 6         2 10  
The Citadel   1 7         3 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – NCAA Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network I-AA Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
August 31at West Virginia*L 7-5654,455
September 7Alabama State*
  • Finley Stadium
  • Chattanooga, TN
L 23-417,180
September 14at Tennessee Tech*L 3-138,235
September 21Gardner-Webb*
  • Finley Stadium
  • Chattanooga, TN
L 24-264,317
September 28No. 18 Georgia SouthernL 10-388,566
October 5at No. 20 WoffordL 21-27 OT9,107
October 19VMI
  • Finley Stadium
  • Chattanooga, TN
L 31-355,237
October 26at Western CarolinaL 28-457,021
November 2No. 14 Appalachian State 
  • Finley Stadium
  • Chattanooga, TN
L 17-207,139
November 9at The CitadelW 34-3118,818
November 16East Tennessee State
  • Finley Stadium
  • Chattanooga, TN
W 27-103,813
November 23at No. 8 FurmanL 7-357,423

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2002 Football Schedule". Tennessee at Chattanooga, University of.
  2. ^ "UTC "Reassigns" Football Coach Donnie Kirkpatrick". The Chattanoogan.