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2011 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team

The 2011 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team represented Rutgers University in the 2011 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Scarlet Knights were led by 11th year head coach Greg Schiano and played their home games at High Point Solutions Stadium. They are a member of the Big East Conference. They finished the season 9–4, 4–3 in Big East play to finish in a tie for fourth place. They were invited to the Pinstripe Bowl where they defeated Iowa State 27–13.

2011 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football
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Pinstripe Bowl champion
Pinstripe Bowl, W 27–13 vs. Iowa State
ConferenceBig East Conference
2011 record9–4 (4–3 Big East)
Head coachGreg Schiano (11th season)
Offensive coordinatorFrank Cignetti, Jr.
Defensive coordinatorBob Fraser
Home stadiumHigh Point Solutions Stadium (Capacity: 52,454)
Seasons
← 2010
2012 →
2011 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 17 West Virginia $+   5 2         10 3  
No. 25 Cincinnati +   5 2         10 3  
Louisville +   5 2         7 6  
Rutgers   4 3         9 4  
Pittsburgh   4 3         6 7  
Connecticut   3 4         5 7  
South Florida   1 6         5 7  
Syracuse   1 6         5 7  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • + – Conference co-champions
As of January 11, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 17:30 PMNorth Carolina Central*ESPN3W 48–040,061
September 1012:30 PMat North Carolina*ACCNL 22–2453,000
September 242:00 PMOhio*
  • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • Piscataway, NJ
ESPN3W 38–2641,388
October 112:00 PMat SyracuseBIG EAST NetworkW 19–16 2OT42,152
October 83:30 PMPittsburgh
  • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • Piscataway, NJ
ESPNUW 34–1046,079
October 152:00 PMNavy* 
  • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • Piscataway, NJ
ESPN3W 21–2047,138
October 218:00 PMat LouisvilleESPN2L 14–1648,435
October 293:30 PMNo. 24 West Virginia
  • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • Piscataway, NJ
ABCL 31–4147,303
November 57:00 PMSouth Florida
  • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • Piscataway, NJ
ESPN3W 20–17 OT36,911
November 123:30 PMvs. Army*CBSSNW 27–1230,028
November 1912:00 PMCincinnati
  • High Point Solutions Stadium
  • Piscataway, NJ
ESPNUW 20–347,447
November 2612:00 PMat ConnecticutESPN2L 22–4037,857
December 303:20 PMvs. Iowa State*
ESPNW 27–1338,328

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Yankee Stadium for a game between Army and Rutgers.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-03-10. Retrieved 2011-04-28.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)