2009 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

The 2009 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 2009 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Bulldogs were led by fifth year head coach Kevin Higgins and played their home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium. They played as members of the Southern Conference, as they have since 1936.

2009 The Citadel Bulldogs football
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ConferenceSouthern Conference
2009 record4–7 (2–6 SoCon)
Head coachKevin Higgins (5th season)
Defensive coordinatorIsaac Collins (4th season)
Home stadiumJohnson Hagood Stadium
(Capacity: 21,000)
Seasons
← 2008
2010 →
2009 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#3 Appalachian State $^   8 0         11 3  
No. 9 Elon ^   7 1         9 3  
Furman   5 3         6 5  
Chattanooga   4 4         6 5  
Georgia Southern   4 4         5 6  
Samford   3 5         5 6  
Wofford   2 6         3 8  
The Citadel   2 6         4 7  
Western Carolina   1 7         2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 56:00 PMat No. 20 (FBS) North Carolina*ESPN360L 6–4058,500
September 193:00 PMat Princeton*W 38–77,885
September 267:00 PMPresbyterian*BIW 46–2113,034
October 31:00 PMNo. 10 Appalachian State
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
BIL 27–30 OT14,238
October 101:30 PMat No. 10 ElonL 7–437,524
October 174:00 PMat Western CarolinaSCTVL 10–146,821
October 242:00 PMFurman
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
BIW 38–2814,403
October 311:00 PMSamford
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
BIW 28–168,317
November 73:05 PMWofford 
  • Johnson Hagood Stadium
  • Charleston, SC
SSNL 17–4315,155
November 142:05 PMat ChattanoogaL 28–319,540
November 212:00 PMat Georgia SouthernL 6–1312,611
  • *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

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2009 Citadel Football Schedule". The Citadel Department of Athletics. Archived from the original on June 7, 2013. Retrieved December 11, 2014.