2005 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

The 2005 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 2005 NCAA Division I-AA football season. Kevin Higgins served as head coach for the first season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Conference and played home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium.[2][3][4]

2005 The Citadel Bulldogs football
ConferenceSouthern Conference
2005 record4–7 (2–5 SoCon)
Head coachKevin Higgins (1st season)
Home stadiumJohnson Hagood Stadium
(Capacity: 12,500)[1]
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#1 Appalachian State $^   6 1         12 3  
#3 Furman ^   5 2         11 3  
#9 Georgia Southern ^   5 2         8 4  
Western Carolina   4 3         5 4  
Wofford   3 4         6 5  
Chattanooga   3 4         6 5  
The Citadel   2 5         4 7  
Elon   0 7         3 8  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – NCAA Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network I-AA Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 37:00 PMCharleston Southern*SCETVW 28–1410,316
September 106:45 PMat No. 11 (FBS) Florida State*ESPNUL 10–6279,152
September 244:00 PMNo. 22 Appalachian State
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
L 13–4511,103
October 16:00 PMat No. 18 Western CarolinaW 17–710,067
October 82:00 PMat Ole Miss*L 7–2750,272
October 152:00 PMNo. 5 Furman
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC (Rivalry)
SCETVL 31–39 3OT12,880
October 223:30 PMat No. 24 Georgia SouthernCSSL 14–4917,292
October 294:00 PMWofford
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
SCETVL 10–2811,290
November 52:00 PMat ChattanoogaL 21–316,005
November 122:00 PMElon 
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
W 21–012,780
November 191:00 PMat VMI*W 22–148,674
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

NFL Draft selectionEdit

Year Round Pick Overall Name Team Position
2005 7 8 222 Nehemiah Broughton Washington Redskins RB

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "How Johnson Hagood Stadium Came To Be". The Citadel Department of Athletics. Archived from the original on August 18, 2012. Retrieved September 10, 2012.
  2. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 152. Retrieved January 26, 2016.
  3. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Archived from the original on 2016-01-23. Retrieved January 26, 2016.
  4. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2015-12-26. Retrieved January 26, 2016.