2004 UTEP Miners football team

The 2004 UTEP Miners football team represented the University of Texas at El Paso in the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Mike Price. The Miners played their home games at the Sun Bowl Stadium in El Paso, Texas. This was the team's final season participating in the Western Athletic Conference. UTEP averaged 41,209 fans per game.

2004 UTEP Miners football
Houston Bowl, L 28–33 vs. Colorado
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
2004 record8–4 (5–3 WAC)
Head coachMike Price (1st season)
Offensive coordinatorEric Price (1st season)
Offensive schemeMultiple
Defensive coordinatorTim Hundley (1st season)
Base defenseMultiple
Home stadiumSun Bowl Stadium
(Capacity: 51,500)
Seasons
← 2003
2005 →
2004 Western Athletic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 12 Boise State $   8 0         11 1  
UTEP   6 2         8 4  
No. 22 Fresno State   5 3         9 3  
Louisiana Tech   5 3         6 6  
Hawaii   4 4         8 5  
Nevada   3 5         5 7  
Tulsa   3 5         4 8  
SMU   3 5         3 8  
Rice   2 6         3 8  
San Jose State   1 7         2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 28:00 pmat Arizona State*TWCEPL 9–4157,528
September 117:05 pmWeber State*W 32–034,229
September 187:05 pmNo. 23 Boise State
  • Sun Bowl Stadium
  • El Paso, TX
SPWL 31–4733,921
October 27:05 pmNew Mexico State*
W 45–046,123
October 98:00 pmat Fresno StateESPNGPW 24–2140,407
October 167:05 pmHawaii
  • Sun Bowl Stadium
  • El Paso, TX
ESPN+W 23–3544,381
October 231:00 pmat Louisiana TechSPWW 44–2718,103
October 303:00 pmat San Jose StateTWCEPW 38–205,968
November 137:05 pmRiceNo. 23
  • Sun Bowl Stadium
  • El Paso, TX
W 35–28 2OT43,507
November 203:05 pmSMUNo. 24
  • Sun Bowl Stadium
  • El Paso, TX
W 57–2745,095
November 271:00 pmat TulsaNo. 24TWCEPL 35–3710,977
December 292:30 pmvs. Colorado*ESPNL 28–3327,235

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