2014 Nicholls State Colonels football team
The 2014 Nicholls State Colonels football team represented Nicholls State University in the 2014 NCAA Division I FCS football season. The Colonels were led by fifth-year head coach Charlie Stubbs for the first three games then by interim head coach Steve Axman. They played their home games at Manning Field at John L. Guidry Stadium and are a member of the Southland Conference. The Colonels finished the season 0–12 overall and 0–8 in conference play to finish in last place.
|2014 Nicholls State Colonels football|
|2014 record||0–12 (0–8 Southland)|
|Head coach||Charlie Stubbs (res. 9/14)|
Steve Axman (interim)
|Defensive coordinator||Steve Adams (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Manning Field at John L. Guidry Stadium|
|2014 Southland Conference football standings|
|#6 Sam Houston St +^||7||–||1||11||–||5|
|#14 SE Louisiana +^||7||–||1||9||–||4|
|Stephen F. Austin ^||5||–||3||8||–||5|
As of 19 December 2014; Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll
After opening the season 0–3, head coach Charlie Stubbs resigned on September 14, citing health issues for his decision. Three days later, the school named former Northern Arizona head coach Steve Axman as interim head coach for the remainder of the season.
On November 21, 2014, following the Colonels' season conclusion, Tim Rebowe was named the tenth head coach of the Nicholls State Colonels. Rebowe had been an assistant coach at University of Louisiana-Lafayette for eleven years as well as an assistant coach at Nicholls State for six years prior to that.
|August 30||1:00 PM||at Air Force (FBS)*||ESPN3||L 16–44||32,038|
|September 6||3:00 PM||at Arkansas (FBS)*||SECN||L 7–73||63,108|
|September 13||6:00 PM||Henderson State (Division II)*||CAA||L 10–27||5,821|
|September 20||2:30 PM||at North Texas (FBS)*||ASN||L 3–77||21,323|
|September 27||3:00 PM||at Central Arkansas||SLCTV||L 18–52||9,748|
|October 4||6:00 PM||at No. 5 McMeese State||L 3–45||11,744|
|October 11||6:00 PM||Stephen F. Austin||CAA||L 20–42||5,001|
|October 18||3:00 PM||Lamar||CAA||L 21–63||5,103|
|October 25||7:00 PM||at Houston Baptist||ESPN3||L 21–31||3,386|
|November 1||6:00 PM||Incarnate Word||CAA||L 20–38||5,002|
|November 15||6:00 PM||at Northwestern State||L 21–48||4,189|
|November 20||6:00 PM||No. 10 Southeastern Louisiana||L 3–62||5,103|
- "Nicholls State Football Coach Charlie Stubbs Resigns". The Times-Picayune. New Orleans. September 14, 2014. Retrieved September 15, 2014.
- "Axman Is Interim Nicholls State Football Coach". USA Today. Associated Press. September 17, 2014. Retrieved September 17, 2014.
- "Tim Rebowe Named Colonels Coach". ESPN. November 21, 2014. Retrieved November 24, 2014.
- "Tim Rebowe Named Nicholls Head Football Coach". Nicholls State University Department of Athletics. November 21, 2014. Retrieved November 24, 2014.
- "Nicholls State University Athletics - 2014 Football Schedule". Nichols State University Department of Athletics. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
- "2014 Nicholls Colonels Schedule". foxsports.com. Retrieved September 1, 2017.