2005 Iowa State Cyclones football team

The 2005 Iowa State Cyclones football team represented Iowa State University during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, Iowa. They participated as members of the Big 12 Conference in the North Division. The team was coached by head coach Dan McCarney and lost 24–27 to Texas Christian in the Houston Bowl.

2005 Iowa State Cyclones football
Houston Bowl, L 24–27 vs. TCU
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionNorth Division
2005 record7–5 (4–4 Big 12)
Head coachDan McCarney (11th season)
Offensive coordinatorBarney Cotton (2nd season)
Defensive coordinatorJohn Skladany (10th season)
Home stadiumJack Trice Stadium
(Capacity: 45,814)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
Colorado x   5 3         7 6  
Missouri   4 4         7 5  
No. 24 Nebraska   4 4         8 4  
Iowa State   4 4         7 5  
Kansas   3 5         7 5  
Kansas State   2 6         5 6  
Southern Division
No. 1 Texas x$#   8 0         13 0  
No. 20 Texas Tech   6 2         9 3  
No. 22 Oklahoma   6 2         8 4  
Texas A&M   3 5         5 6  
Baylor   2 6         5 6  
Oklahoma State   1 7         4 7  
Championship: Texas 70, Colorado 3
    1. – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 36:00 p.m.Illinois State*W 32–2144,058
September 102:30 p.m.No. 8 Iowa*
ABCW 23–354,290
September 237:00 p.m.at Army*No. 22ESPN2W 28–2125,007
October 12:30 p.m.at NebraskaNo. 23ABCL 20–27 2OT77,743
October 81:00 p.m.Baylor
  • Jack Trice Stadium
  • Ames, IA
L 13–2345,992
October 151:00 p.m.at MissouriL 24–27 OT55,016
October 221:00 p.m.Oklahoma State
  • Jack Trice Stadium
  • Ames, IA
W 37–1043,964
October 292:30 p.m.at Texas A&MABCW 42–1486,172
November 51:00 p.m.Kansas State
  • Jack Trice Stadium
  • Ames, IA (rivalry)
W 45–1742,686
November 126:00 p.m.No. 22 Colorado
  • Jack Trice Stadium
  • Ames, IA
FSNW 30–1649,242
November 2611:30 a.m.at KansasFSNL 21–24 OT42,826
December 311:30 p.m.vs. No. 14 TCU*ESPNL 21–2437,286

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RankingsEdit

Ranking movements
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Final 
AP RV RV 24 22 23 RV NR NR NR RV RV RV RV RV RV NR 
Coaches RV RV RV RV RV RV NR NR NR NR RV RV 25 RV RV NR 
Harris Not released 23 RV RV NR NR RV RV RV 25 RV NR Not released 
BCS Not released NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR Not released

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Football-Archives 2005". Iowa State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Retrieved September 11, 2012.