2005 Louisiana–Monroe Indians football team

The 2005 Louisiana–Monroe Indians football team represented the University of Louisiana at Monroe in the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Indians offense scored 239 points while the defense allowed 339 points. It was the final season in which Louisiana–Monroe used the nickname of Indians. Louisiana–Monroe adopted its current nickname of Warhawks beginning with the 2006–07 school year.

2005 Louisiana–Monroe Indians football
Sun Belt co-champion
ConferenceSun Belt Conference
2005 record5–6 (5–2 Sun Belt)
Head coachCharlie Weatherbie (3rd season)
Offensive coordinatorTodd Berry (2nd season)
Home stadiumMalone Stadium
(Capacity: 30,427)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Sun Belt football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Arkansas State +   5 2         6 6  
Louisiana–Lafayette +   5 2         6 5  
Louisiana–Monroe +   5 2         5 6  
Middle Tennessee   3 4         4 7  
Troy   3 4         4 7  
Florida Atlantic   2 5         2 9  
North Texas   2 5         2 9  
FIU   0 4         0 6  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • † – The NCAA vacated all 5 of FIU's (3–4, 5–6) wins
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 17:00 PMNorthwestern State*L 23–2721,726
September 102:00 PMat Wyoming*L 0–3820,165
September 1712:00 PMat No. 6 Georgia*CSSL 7–4492,746
September 222:00 PMat Florida AtlanticESPNUW 28–2111,426
October 16:00 PMArkansas State
  • Malone Stadium
  • Monroe, LA
W 31–2714,929
October 86:00 PMat Arkansas*L 15–4454,209
October 152:30 PMTroy
  • Malone Stadium
  • Monroe, LA
W 27–310,813
November 53:00 PMFIU
  • Malone Stadium
  • Monroe, LA
L 29–3110,111
November 122:00 PMat Middle TennesseeW 34–3111,654
November 196:00 PMat North TexasW 24–1919,632
November 262:30 PMLouisiana–Lafayette
L 21–5415,505
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

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