2014 Morgan State Bears football team

The 2014 Morgan State Bears football team represented Morgan State University in the 2014 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by first-year head coach Lee Hull and played their home games at Hughes Stadium. They were a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MAC). Morgan State finished the season 7–6 overall and 6–2 in MEAC play to finish in a five-way tie for a share of the conference championship. After tiebreakers, they received the conference's automatic bid to the FCS Playoffs, where they lost in the first round to Richmond.

2014 Morgan State Bears football
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MEAC co-champion
ConferenceMid-Eastern Athletic Conference
2014 record7–6 (6–2 MEAC)
Head coachLee Hull (1st season)
Offensive coordinatorFred Farrier (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorJohn Morgan (1st season)
Home stadiumHughes Stadium
(Capacity: 10,001)
Seasons
← 2013
2015 →
2014 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 23 Bethune-Cookman +   6 2         9 3  
North Carolina A&T +   6 2         9 3  
South Carolina State +   6 2         8 4  
North Carolina Central +   6 2         7 5  
Morgan State +^   6 2         7 6  
Norfolk State   4 4         4 8  
Howard   3 5         5 7  
Florida A&M*   3 5         3 9  
Hampton   2 6         3 9  
Delaware State   2 6         2 10  
Savannah State*   0 8         0 12  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
  • Florida A&M and Savannah State ineligible for FCS Playoffs due to APR violation
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 306:00 PMat Eastern Michigan*ESPN3L 28–318,748
September 61:00 PMat Holy Cross*L 26–296,172
September 131:00 PMBowie State*W 28–34,238
September 204:00 PMvs. Howard
ESPN3W 38–3528,712
September 274:00 PMat Norfolk StateL 14–156,511
October 45:00 PMat Florida A&MW 24–97,657
October 181:00 PMNorth Carolina Central 
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Baltimore, MD
W 21–209,420
October 253:30 PMat No. 5 Villanova*L 28–487,821
November 12:00 PMat HamptonW 38–358,000
November 81:00 PMat North Carolina A&TL 0–4510,139
November 151:00 PMSouth Carolina State
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Baltimore, MD
W 24–213,014
November 221:00 PMDelaware State
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Baltimore, MD
W 69–71,456
November 291:00 PMat No. 18 Richmond*ESPN3L 24–464,126

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