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2011 Cal Poly Mustangs football team

The 2011 Cal Poly Mustangs football team represented California Polytechnic State University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The team's head coach was Tim Walsh. The Mustangs played their home games at Alex G. Spanos Stadium in San Luis Obispo, California and were football members of the Great West Conference.

2011 Cal Poly Mustangs football
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Great West co-champion
ConferenceGreat West Conference
2011 record6–5 (3–1 Great West)
Head coachTim Walsh
Offensive coordinatorBrian Cook / Saga Tuitele
Offensive schemeTriple option
Defensive coordinatorGreg Lupfer
Base defense3–4
Home stadiumAlex G. Spanos Stadium
(Capacity: 11,075)
Seasons
← 2010
2012 →
2011 Great West football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#23 North Dakota +   3 1         8 3  
Cal Poly +   3 1         6 5  
South Dakota   2 2         6 5  
Southern Utah   1 3         6 5  
UC Davis   1 3         4 7  
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

With a win over South Dakota on October 29, the Mustangs clinched a share of the conference championship which they shared with North Dakota. The title was Cal Poly's fourth conference title since the conference's creation in 2004. They finished the season with an overall record of 6–5, 3–1 in Great West play.

This was the Mustangs final season as a member of the Great West as they became a football-only member of the Big Sky Conference in the 2012 season.

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 37:00 p.m.at San Diego State*The Mtn.L 21–4934,384
September 1012:05 p.m.at No. 15 Montana*KSBY/West Montana CWL 23–3725,855
September 174:05 p.m.South Dakota State*W 48–1411,075
September 2412:30 p.m.at Northern Illinois*L 30–4714,321
October 84:05 p.m.Central Oklahoma*
  • Alex G. Spanos Stadium
  • San Luis Obispo, California
W 44–257,426
October 156:05 p.m.Southern Utah 
  • Alex G. Spanos Stadium
  • San Luis Obispo, California
KSBYW 31–278,232
October 2211:00 a.m.at No. 20 North DakotaFSSN/FCSW 23–199,930
October 296:05 p.m.No. 17 South Dakota
  • Alex G. Spanos Stadium
  • San Luis Obispo, California
KSBYW 27–2410,557
November 56:05 p.m.at UC DavisL 17–249,460
November 126:05 p.m.Eastern Washington*
  • Alex G. Spanos Stadium
  • San Luis Obispo, California
KSBYL 51–53 3OT6,562
November 192:00 p.m.at South Alabama*WJTC/ESPN3W 41–1018,279

Game summariesEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Mustangs 0 14 0 7 21
Aztecs 14 14 7 14 49
1 2 3 4 Total
Mustangs 10 7 6 0 23
#15 Grizzlies 7 7 15 8 37
1 2 3 4 Total
Jackrabbits 7 0 7 0 14
Mustangs 7 20 14 7 48
1 2 3 4 Total
Mustangs 0 7 10 13 30
Huskies 13 21 0 13 47
1 2 3 4 Total
Bronchos 10 9 0 6 25
Mustangs 10 0 14 20 44
1 2 3 4 Total
Thunderbirds 7 10 0 10 27
Mustangs 3 7 7 14 31
1 2 3 4 Total
Mustangs 3 13 7 0 23
#20 Fighting Sioux 6 0 3 10 19
1 2 3 4 Total
#17 Coyotes 3 14 0 7 24
Mustangs 0 0 10 17 27
1 2 3 4 Total
Mustangs 0
Aggies 0
1 2 3 4 Total
Eagles 0
Mustangs 0
1 2 3 4 Total
Mustangs 0
Jaguars 0

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