2005 Central Michigan Chippewas football team

The 2005 Central Michigan Chippewas football team represented Central Michigan University during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. Central Michigan competed as a member of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference (MAC). The Chippewas were led by second-year head coach Brian Kelly.

2005 Central Michigan Chippewas football
Central Michigan Chippewas logo.svg
ConferenceMid-American Conference
DivisionWest Division
2005 record6–5 (5–3 MAC)
Head coachBrian Kelly
Home stadiumKelly/Shorts Stadium
(Capacity: 30,199)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Akron xy$   5 3         7 6  
Miami x   5 3         7 4  
Bowling Green x   5 3         6 5  
Ohio   3 5         4 7  
Buffalo   1 7         1 10  
Kent State   0 8         1 10  
West Division
Northern Illinois xy   6 2         7 5  
Toledo x   6 2         9 3  
Western Michigan   5 3         7 4  
Central Michigan   5 3         6 5  
Ball State   4 4         4 7  
Eastern Michigan   3 5         4 7  
Championship: Akron 31, NIU 30
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 27:30 PMIndiana*ESPNUL 13–2022,212
September 102:00 PMat Miami (OH)W 38–3716,956
September 173:30 PMat Penn State*ESPN+L 3–40100,276
September 241:00 PMEastern Michigan
  • Kelly/Shorts Stadium
  • Mount Pleasant, MI
L 20–23 OT15,013
October 16:00 PMat AkronW 31–1710,093
October 81:00 PMat Army*ESPNCW 14–1031,018
October 151:00 PMOhio
  • Kelly/Shorts Stadium
  • Mount Pleasant, MI
W 37–1016,017
October 297:00 PMToledo
  • Kelly/Shorts Stadium
  • Mount Pleasant, MI
ESPN+W 42–2019,822
November 51:00 PMNorthern Illinois
  • Kelly/Shorts Stadium
  • Mount Pleasant, MI
L 28–3113,812
November 122:00 PMat Western MichiganESPN+L 24–3123,484
November 1912:00 PMat Ball StateCLW 31–24 OT7,386

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