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2004 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team

The 2004 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the Big 12 Conference (Big 12) during the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fifth season under head coach Mike Leach, the Red Raiders compiled an 8–4 record (5–3 against Big 12 opponents), finished in a tie for third place in Southern Division of the Big 12, defeated California in the 2004 Holiday Bowl, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 434 to 314.[1] The team played its home games at Jones SBC Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.

2004 Texas Tech Red Raiders football
Texas Tech Athletics logo.svg
Holiday Bowl champion
Holiday Bowl, W 45–31 vs. California
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionSouth
Ranking
CoachesNo. 17
APNo. 18
2004 record8–4 (5–3 Big 12)
Head coachMike Leach (5th season)
Offensive schemeSpread
Defensive coordinatorLyle Setencich (2nd season)
Home stadiumJones SBC Stadium
Seasons
← 2003
2005 →
2004 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
Colorado xy   4 4         8 5  
Iowa State x   4 4         7 5  
Missouri   3 5         5 6  
Nebraska   3 5         5 6  
Kansas   2 6         4 7  
Kansas State   2 6         4 7  
Southern Division
No. 3 Oklahoma xy$   8 0         12 1  
No. 5 Texas %   7 1         11 1  
No. 18 Texas Tech   5 3         8 4  
Texas A&M   5 3         7 5  
Oklahoma State   4 4         7 5  
Baylor   1 7         3 8  
Championship: Oklahoma 42, Colorado 3
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • % – BCS at-large representative
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 46:00 PMat SMU*W 27–1334,689
September 116:00 PMat New Mexico*L 24–2738,746
September 1811:30 AMTCU*FSNW 70–3551,271
September 252:30 PMat KansasFSNW 31–3037,422
October 211:30 AMat No. 2 OklahomaFSNL 13–2884,580
October 96:00 PMNebraska 
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX
TBSW 70–1052,594
October 236:00 PMNo. 8 Texas
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX (rivalry)
TBSL 21–5155,413
October 306:00 PMat Kansas StateFSNW 35–2548,338
November 61:00 PMBaylor
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX (rivalry)
W 42–1753,121
November 132:30 PMat No. 22 Texas A&MABCL 25–32 OT82,278
November 272:30 PMNo. 23 Oklahoma State
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX (rivalry)
FSNW 31–1551,717
December 307:00 PMvs. No. 4 California*No. 23ESPNW 45–3163,711
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

Source:[2]

PersonnelEdit

2004 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 88 Jarrett Hicks So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2004 Texas Tech Red Raiders Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  2. ^ "2004 Texas Tech Red Raiders Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 22, 2016.