2005 North Texas Mean Green football team

The 2005 North Texas Mean Green football team represented the University of North Texas in the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season.

2005 North Texas Mean Green football
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ConferenceSun Belt Conference
2005 record2–9 (2–5 Sun Belt)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorRamon Flanigan (4th as OC, 7th overall season)
Defensive coordinatorKenny Evans (3rd as DC, 8th overall season)
Home stadiumFouts Field
(Capacity: 30,500)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Sun Belt Conference 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

ScheduleEdit

The team played two games that were rescheduled from their planned dates. The season opener was originally scheduled for September 3 against LSU, but due to aftereffects of Hurricane Katrina was moved to October 29. As a result, the Louisiana–Monroe game on that date was moved to November 19.

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 106:00 p.m.at Middle TennesseeW 14–7
September 176:00 p.m.Tulsa*L 2–5423,112
September 241:10 p.m.at Kansas State*L 7–5446,514
October 4Troy
  • Fouts Field
  • Denton, TX
ESPN2L 10–1317,644
October 15at FIUW 13–1014,433
October 223:00 p.m.at Louisiana Tech*L 14–4019,481
October 297:00 p.m.at No. 7 LSU*PPVL 3–5692,143
November 5Louisiana–Lafayette
  • Fouts Field
  • Denton, TX
L 28–31
November 122:00 p.m.at Florida AtlanticL 23–267,939
November 196:00 p.m.Louisiana–Monroe
  • Fouts Field
  • Denton, TX
L 19–2419,632
November 261:00 p.m.Arkansas State
  • Fouts Field
  • Denton, TX
L 24–317,691
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

Schedule Source:[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "North Texas 2005 Schedule - Mean Green Home and Away". ESPN. Retrieved 2018-12-06.
  2. ^ "North Texas Mean Green Eagles 2005 Football Schedule". nationalchamps.net. Retrieved 2018-12-06.