2008 Miami RedHawks football team

The 2008 Miami RedHawks football team represented the Miami University in the 2008 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team competed as a member of the East Division of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) and finished the season with a 2–10 record and a 1–7 record in conference games.[1] The RedHawks were led by fourth-year head coach Shane Montgomery, who resigned after the season.[2]

2008 Miami RedHawks football
Miami Redhawks logo.svg
ConferenceMid-American Conference
DivisionEast
2008 record2–10 (1–7 MAC)
Head coachShane Montgomery (4th season)
Home stadiumYager Stadium
(Capacity: 24,286)
Seasons
← 2007
2009 →
2008 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Buffalo x$   5 3         8 6  
Bowling Green   4 4         6 6  
Temple   4 4         5 7  
Ohio   3 5         4 8  
Akron   3 5         5 7  
Kent State   3 5         4 8  
Miami   1 7         2 10  
West Division
Ball State x   8 0         12 2  
Central Michigan   6 2         8 5  
Western Michigan   6 2         9 4  
Northern Illinois   5 3         6 7  
Toledo   2 6         3 9  
Eastern Michigan   2 6         3 9  
Championship: Buffalo 42, Ball State 24
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 287:35 PMVanderbilt*ESPNUL 13–3418,398[3]
September 612:00 PMat Michigan*ESPN2L 6–16106,724[4]
September 133:00 PMCharleston Southern*
  • Yager Stadium
  • Oxford, OH
W 38–2713,833[5]
September 207:30 PMat Cincinnati*ESPN360L 20–4531,629[6]
October 43:36 PMTemple
  • Yager Stadium
  • Oxford, OH
L 10–2817,295[7]
October 113:00 PMat Northern IllinoisL 13–1717,444[8]
October 1812:00 PMat Bowling GreenESPN+W 27–2015,411[9]
October 253:30 PMKent State 
  • Yager Stadium
  • Oxford, OH
L 21–5414,460[10]
November 47:36 PMat BuffaloESPN2L 17–3716,058[11]
November 117:06 PMNo. 14 Ball State
  • Yager Stadium
  • Oxford, OH
ESPN2L 16–3114,758[12]
November 217:07 PMat ToledoL 14–4212,251[13]
November 2812:35 PMOhio
  • Yager Stadium
  • Oxford, OH
ESPNUL 26–4113,867[14]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Football - 2008 Schedule/Results". Miami University. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  2. ^ "Shane Montgomery resigns as Head Football coach at Miami University". Miami University. November 29, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  3. ^ "VU vs MIAMI (Aug 28, 2008)". Miami University. August 28, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  4. ^ "Miami (Ohio) vs Michigan (Sep 06, 2008)". Miami University. September 6, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  5. ^ "Charleston So. vs Miami (Ohio) (Sep 13, 2008)". Miami University. September 13, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  6. ^ "Miami (Ohio) vs Cincinnati (09/17/08)". Miami University. September 17, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  7. ^ "Temple vs MIAMI (Oct 04, 2008)". Miami University. October 4, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  8. ^ "Miami University vs Northern Illinois (Oct 11, 2008)". Miami University. October 11, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  9. ^ "Miami University vs Bowling Green (Oct 18, 2008)". Miami University. October 18, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  10. ^ "Kent vs MIAMI (Oct 25, 2008)". Miami University. October 25, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  11. ^ "Miami vs Buffalo (Nov 04, 2008)". Miami University. November 4, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  12. ^ "Ball State vs Miami University (Nov 11, 2008)". Miami University. November 11, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  13. ^ "Miami vs Toledo (11/21/08)". Toledo Rockets. November 21, 2008. Retrieved September 26, 2012.
  14. ^ "Ohio vs Miami University (Nov 28, 2008)". Miami University. November 28, 2008. Archived from the original on January 29, 2013. Retrieved September 26, 2012.