2002 Temple Owls football team

The 2002 Temple Owls football team represented Temple University in the college 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Owls competed as a member of the Big East Conference, and the team was coached by Bobby Wallace.

2002 Temple Owls football
Temple T logo.svg
ConferenceBig East Conference
2002 record4–8 (2–5 Big East)
Head coachBobby Wallace (5th season)
Defensive coordinatorRaymond Monica (5th season)
Home stadiumVeterans Stadium
(Capacity: 65,386)

Franklin Field
(Capacity: 52,593)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 Big East Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 2 Miami (FL) $   7 0         12 1  
No. 25 West Virginia   6 1         9 4  
No. 19 Pittsburgh   5 2         9 4  
No. 18 Virginia Tech   3 4         10 4  
Boston College   3 4         9 4  
Syracuse   2 5         4 8  
Temple   2 5         4 8  
Rutgers   0 7         1 11  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 297:00 PMRichmond*W 34–715,329
September 54:00 PMOregon State*
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia
FSNNWL 3–3520,162
September 1412:00 PMNo. 1 Miami (FL)
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia
ESPN+L 21–4433,169
September 217:00 PMat South Carolina*L 21–4281,409
September 2812:00 PMCincinnati*
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia
L 22–3518,336
October 1212:00 PMSyracuse 
TWCSNW 17–1617,220
October 1912:00 PMat Connecticut*W 38–2415,723
October 261:00 PMat No. 3 Virginia TechPPVL 10–2064,937
November 212:00 PMWest Virginia
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia
L 20–4615,042
November 912:00 PMat PittsburghESPN+L 22–2939,880
November 163:30 PMat RutgersESPN+W 20–1710,225
November 2312:00 PMBoston College
  • Veterans Stadium
  • Philadelphia
ESPN+L 14–3614,278
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time
  • Schedule Source:[1]

RosterEdit

2002 Temple Owls football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
G 66 Anthony Bolden Sr
WR 27 Zamir Cobb Sr
WR 6 Donnie Coleman Jr
QB 10 Mike Frost Sr
T 79 Dave Yovanovits Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 73 Dan Klecko Sr
DT 72 David Terry Sr
DT 90 Dominique Veney Jr
FS 9 Jamal Wallace Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

Roster
Last update: 2002-08-17

Team players in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL club
Dan Klecko Defensive tackle 4 117 New England Patriots
Dave Yovanovits Tackle 7 237 New York Jets

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Temple (PA) Yearly Results: 2000–2004". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on February 27, 2013. Retrieved March 12, 2013.