2001 Navy Midshipmen football
2001 record0–10
Head coachCharlie Weatherbie (6th year) / Rick Lantz (interim)
Defensive coordinatorRick Lantz (1st season)
Home stadiumNavy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
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2001 Division I-A independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
South Florida           8 3  
Troy State           7 4  
UCF           6 5  
Notre Dame           5 6  
Utah State           4 7  
Connecticut           2 9  
Navy           0 10  
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by head coach Charlie Weatherbie for most of the year. He was replaced by Rick Lantz for the last three games of the season.


August 30at TempleL 26–4526,191
September 8No. 10 Georgia TechL 7–7030,602
September 15Northwestern Cancelled
September 22Boston College
  • Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
L 21–3830,064
October 6Air ForceL 18–2436,251
October 13Ricedagger
  • Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
L 13–2129,106
October 20at RutgersL 17–2329,101
October 27at ToledoL 20–2136,852
November 10Tulane
  • Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
  • Annapolis, MD
L 28–4231,456
November 17at Notre DameL 16–3480,795
December 1vs. ArmyL 17–26
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game



2001 Navy Midshipmen football team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Class
WR 3 Bailey, DominicDominic Bailey So
QB 11 Candeto, CraigCraig Candeto So
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt


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