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2005 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team

The 2005 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the Big 12 Conference (Big 12) during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their sixth season under head coach Mike Leach, the Red Raiders compiled a 9–3 record (6–2 against Big 12 opponents), finished in a tie for second place in Southern Division of the Big 12, lost to Alabama in the 2006 Cotton Bowl Classic, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 473 to 226.[1] The team played its home games at Jones SBC Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.

2005 Texas Tech Red Raiders football
Texas Tech Athletics logo.svg
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionSouth
Ranking
CoachesNo. 19
APNo. 20
2005 record9–3 (6–2 Big 12)
Head coachMike Leach (6th season)
Co-offensive coordinatorSonny Dykes (1st season)
Co-offensive coordinatorDana Holgorsen (1st season)
Offensive schemeSpread
Defensive coordinatorLyle Setencich (3rd season)
Home stadiumJones SBC Stadium
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 106:00 PMFIU*No. 21W 56–350,156
September 176:00 PMSam Houston State*No. 19
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX
W 80–2150,171
September 246:00 PMIndiana State*No. 19
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX
FSSWW 63–744,681
October 16:00 PMKansasNo. 16
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX
W 30–1752,601
October 83:00 PMat NebraskaNo. 15TBSW 34–3177,580
October 1511:00 AMKansas State No. 13
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX
ABCW 59–2050,813
October 222:30 PMat No. 2 TexasNo. 10ABCL 17–5283,919
October 2911:30 AMat BaylorNo. 17FSNW 28–043,525
November 56:00 PMTexas A&MNo. 16
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX (rivalry)
FSNW 56–1755,755
November 121:00 PMat Oklahoma StateNo. 13L 17–2440,035
November 1911:00 AMOklahomaNo. 21
  • Jones SBC Stadium
  • Lubbock, TX
FSNW 23–2152,625
January 210:00 AMvs. No. 13 Alabama*No. 18FOXL 10–13*74,222
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

Source:[2]

PersonnelEdit

2005 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 88 Jarrett Hicks Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2005 Texas Tech Red Raiders Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  2. ^ "2005 Texas Tech Red Raiders Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 22, 2016.