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2013 West Virginia Mountaineers football team

The 2013 West Virginia Mountaineers football team represented West Virginia University in the 2013 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Playing as a member of the Big 12 Conference (Big 12), the team was led by head coach Dana Holgorsen, in his third year. West Virginia played its home games on Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium in Morgantown, West Virginia.

2013 West Virginia Mountaineers football
West Virginia Mountaineers logo.svg
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
2013 record4–8 (2–7 Big 12)
Head coachDana Holgorsen (3rd season)
Offensive coordinatorShannon Dawson (2nd season)
Offensive schemeSpread
Defensive coordinatorKeith Patterson (2nd season)
Base defense3–4
Home stadiumMountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium (60,000)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 13 Baylor $   8 1         11 2  
No. 6 Oklahoma %   7 2         11 2  
No. 17 Oklahoma State   7 2         10 3  
Texas   7 2         8 5  
Kansas State   5 4         8 5  
Texas Tech   4 5         8 5  
TCU   2 7         4 8  
West Virginia   2 7         4 8  
Iowa State   2 7         3 9  
Kansas   1 8         3 9  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • % – BCS at-large representative
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 3112:00 p.m.William & Mary*FS1W 24–1756,350[1]
September 77:00 p.m.at No. 16 OklahomaFOXL 7–1684,692[2]
September 1412:00 p.m.Georgia State*
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
ROOTW 41–757,440[3]
September 213:30 p.m.vs. Maryland*ESPNUL 0–3755,677[4]
September 2812:00 p.m.No. 11 Oklahoma State
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
ESPNW 30–2157,280[5]
October 58:00 p.m.at No. 16 BaylorFS1L 42–7345,467[6]
October 1912:00 p.m.No. 15 Texas Tech
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
FS1L 27–3754,084[7]
October 263:45 p.m.at Kansas StateFS1L 12–3552,898[8]
November 23:30 p.m.at TCUESPNUW 30–27 OT41,632[9]
November 97:00 p.m.Texas
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
FOXL 40–47 OT59,570[10]
November 1612:00 p.m.at KansasFSNL 19–3130,809[11]
November 304:00 p.m.Iowa State
  • Mountaineer Field
  • Morgantown, WV
FS1L 44–52 3OT33,735[12]

Coaching staffEdit

2013 Coaching Staff

Head Coach

Offensive Coaches

  • Ron Crook – Offensive Line
  • Shannon Dawson – Offensive Coordinator
  • Lonnie Galloway – Receivers
  • Ja'Juan SeiderRunning Backs

Defensive Coaches

  • Keith PattersonDefensive Coordinator/Linebackers
  • Tony Gibson – Safeties
  • Brian Mitchell – Cornerbacks
  • Erik Slaughter – Defensive Line
 

Special Teams Coaches

Support Staff

  • Ryan Dorchester – Recruiting Coordinator
  • Alex Hammond – Director of Football Operations
  • Mike Joseph – Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Dave Kerns – Head Athletic Trainer
  • Dan Nehlen – Equipment Manager
  • Quincy WilsonAssistant Director of Football Operations

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "William & Mary Tribe vs. West Virginia Mountaineers – Box Score". ESPN. August 31, 2013. Retrieved September 3, 2013.
  2. ^ "West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Oklahoma Sooners – Box Score". ESPN. September 7, 2013. Retrieved September 8, 2013.
  3. ^ "Georgia State Panthers vs. West Virginia Mountaineers – Box Score". ESPN. September 14, 2013. Retrieved September 14, 2013.
  4. ^ "West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Maryland Terrapins – Box Score". ESPN. September 21, 2013. Retrieved September 23, 2013.
  5. ^ "Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. West Virginia Mountaineers – Box Score". ESPN. September 28, 2013. Retrieved September 28, 2013.
  6. ^ "West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Baylor Bears – Box Score". ESPN. October 5, 2013. Retrieved October 6, 2013.
  7. ^ "Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. West Virginia Mountaineers – Box Score". ESPN. October 19, 2013. Retrieved October 20, 2013.
  8. ^ "West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Kansas State Wildcats – Box Score". ESPN. October 26, 2013. Retrieved October 28, 2013.
  9. ^ "West Virginia Mountaineers vs. TCU Horned Frogs – Box Score". ESPN. November 2, 2013. Retrieved November 3, 2013.
  10. ^ "Texas Longhorns vs. West Virginia Mountaineers – Box Score". ESPN. November 9, 2013. Retrieved November 10, 2013.
  11. ^ "West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Kansas Jayhawks – Box Score". ESPN. November 16, 2013. Retrieved November 17, 2013.
  12. ^ "Iowa State Cyclones vs. West Virginia Mountaineers – Box Score". ESPN. November 30, 2013. Retrieved November 30, 2013.
  13. ^ "2013 football schedule". West Virginia Athletics. Retrieved January 31, 2013.
  14. ^ "Mountaineers Will Make Earlier Jump into Meat of Big 12 Football Schedule Next Year". The Charleston Gazette. November 20, 2012. Retrieved January 31, 2013.