2003 Boise State Broncos football team

The 2003 Boise State Broncos football team represented Boise State University in the 2003 NCAA Division I-A football season. Boise State competed as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC), and played their home games at Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho. The Broncos were led by third-year head coach Dan Hawkins. The Broncos finished the season 13–1 and 8–0 in conference to win their second consecutive WAC title and played in the Fort Worth Bowl, where they defeated TCU, 34–31.

2003 Boise State Broncos football
Boise State text logo.svg
WAC champion
Fort Worth Bowl champion
Fort Worth Bowl, W 34–31 vs. TCU
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 15
APNo. 16
2003 record13–1 (8–0 WAC)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorChris Petersen (3rd season)
Defensive coordinatorRon Collins
Home stadiumBronco Stadium
(Capacity: 30,000)
Seasons
← 2002
2004 →
2003 Western Athletic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 16 Boise State $   8 0         13 1  
Fresno State   6 2         9 5  
Tulsa   5 2         7 5  
Hawaii   5 3         9 5  
Rice   5 3         5 7  
Nevada   4 4         6 6  
Louisiana Tech   3 5         5 7  
San Jose State   2 6         3 8  
UTEP   1 6         2 10  
SMU   0 8         0 12  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 66:00 pmIdaho State*
KBCI-TVW 62–030,664
September 135:30 pmat Idaho*KBCI-TVW 24–1014,320
September 205:00 pmat Oregon State*FSNL 24–2635,963
September 276:00 pmWyoming*
  • Bronco Stadium
  • Boise, ID
KBCI-TVW 33–1730,192
October 41:00 pmat Louisiana TechKBCI-TVW 43–3717,859
October 116:00 pmTulsa 
  • Bronco Stadium
  • Boise, ID
SPWW 27–2029,719
October 181:00 pmat SMUKBCI-TVW 45–310,109
October 251:05 pmSan Jose State
  • Bronco Stadium
  • Boise, ID
W 77–1426,062
October 305:30 pmat BYU*ESPNW 50–1260,554
November 151:05 pmUTEPNo. 24
  • Bronco Stadium
  • Boise, ID
W 51–2124,513
November 217:00 pmat Fresno StateNo. 20ESPN2W 31–1739,252
November 291:05 pmNevadaNo. 18
SPWW 56–327,440
December 69:30 pmat HawaiiNo. 18ESPN2W 45–2839,685
December 236:30 pmat No. 19 TCUNo. 18ESPN2W 34–3138,028
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Mountain time

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