2005 Nevada Wolf Pack football team

The 2005 Nevada Wolf Pack football team represented the University of Nevada, Reno during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. Nevada competed as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC). The team was led by head coach Chris Ault and played their home games at Mackay Stadium.

2005 Nevada Wolf Pack football
WAC co-champion
Hawaii Bowl champion
Hawaii Bowl, W 49–48 OT vs. UCF
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
2005 record9–3 (7–1 WAC)
Head coachChris Ault (21st overall, 2nd straight season)
Co-defensive coordinatorTim DeRuyter (1st season)
Home stadiumMackay Stadium
(Capacity: 31,545)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Boise State +   7 1         9 4  
Nevada +   7 1         9 3  
Louisiana Tech   6 2         7 4  
Fresno State   6 2         8 5  
Hawaii   4 4         5 7  
San Jose State   2 6         3 8  
Utah State   2 6         3 8  
Idaho   2 6         2 9  
New Mexico State   0 8         0 12  
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 97:00 p.m.Washington State*ESPNL 21–5517,552
September 177:05 p.m.UNLV*
ESPNUW 22–1423,457
September 243:00 p.m.at Colorado State*SPWL 21–4229,101
October 14:00 p.m.at San Jose StateABCW 30–2317,492
October 81:05 p.m.Idaho 
  • Mackay Stadium
  • Reno, NV
W 62–1411,584
October 151:05 p.m.Louisiana Tech
  • Mackay Stadium
  • Reno, NV
W 37–278,377
October 2912:05 p.m.at Boise StateSPWL 14–4929,843
November 51:05 p.m.Hawaii
  • Mackay Stadium
  • Reno, NV
SPWW 38–2811,723
November 121:00 p.m.at New Mexico StateSPWW 48–247,345
November 1912:05 p.m.at Utah StateSPWW 30–247,153
November 264:05 p.m.Fresno State
  • Mackay Stadium
  • Reno, NV
W 49–4117,765
December 245:30 p.m.vs. UCF*ESPNW 49–48 OT26,254
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Pacific time

[1]

ReferencesEdit