2005 Tulane Green Wave football team

The 2005 Tulane Green Wave football team represented Tulane University in the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. Their home stadium, the Louisiana Superdome, was damaged by Hurricane Katrina in August 2005 and forced the Green Wave to play the entire season on the road.[1] They competed in the West Division of Conference USA. The team was coached by head coach Chris Scelfo.

2005 Tulane Green Wave football
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ConferenceConference USA
DivisionWest
2005 record2–9 (1–7 C-USA)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorFrank Scelfo (5nd as OC, 7th overall season)
Defensive coordinatorEric Schumann (4th season)
Home stadiumNone
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
UCF x   7 1         8 5  
Southern Miss   5 3         7 5  
Memphis   5 3         7 5  
East Carolina   4 4         5 6  
Marshall   3 5         4 7  
UAB   3 5         5 6  
West Division
Tulsa x$   6 2         9 4  
UTEP   5 3         8 4  
Houston   4 4         6 6  
SMU   4 4         5 6  
Tulane   1 7         2 9  
Rice   1 7         1 10  
Championship: Tulsa 44, UCF 27
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 177:00 pmMississippi State*CSTVL 14–2116,421
September 247:00 pmat SMUW 31–1015,681
October 12:30 pmSE Louisiana*W 28–2116,826
October 85:00 pmHoustoniTVL 14–3515,454
October 147:00 pmUTEPESPNL 21–4513,153
October 216:00 pmat UCFCSTVL 24–3415,009
October 296:00 pmMarshallCSTVL 26–2713,290
November 512:30 pmat Navy*CSTVL 21–4933,608
November 122:00 pmat RiceL 34–429,162
November 191:00 pmTulsaL 14–3810,306
November 262:00 pmat Southern MissL 7–2628,730

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RosterEdit

2005 Tulane Green Wave football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 6 Nick Cannon Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 11 Anthony Cannon Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

Roster

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tulane Athletics and the Katrina Semester". Tulane Athletics. November 21, 2005. Retrieved October 18, 2012.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-11-19. Retrieved 2012-10-18.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)