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2003 Miami Hurricanes football
Orange Bowl Champions
Big East Champions
ConferenceBig East Conference (1979–2013)
Ranking
APNo. 5
2003 record11–2 (6–1 Big East)
Head coachLarry Coker
Offensive coordinatorDan Werner
Offensive schemePro Style
Defensive coordinatorRandy Shannon
Base defense4-3 Cover 2
Home stadiumMiami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 72,319)
Seasons
← 2002
2004 →
2003 Big East football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#5 Miami §   6 1         11 2  
West Virginia §   6 1         8 5  
Pittsburgh   5 2         8 5  
Virginia Tech   4 3         8 5  
Boston College   3 4         8 5  
Syracuse   2 5         6 6  
Rutgers   2 5         5 7  
Temple   0 7         1 11  
† – BCS representative as champion
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2003 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami during the 2003 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team parcipated as members of the Big East Conference. They played their home games at the Miami Orange Bowl in Miami. They were coached by Larry Coker.

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 28* 7:30 PM vs. Louisiana Tech #3 Independence StadiumShreveport, LA ESPN W 48–9   43,279[1]
September 6* 8:00 PM #18 Florida #3 Orange BowlMiami, FL ABC W 38–33   79,932[1]
September 13* 7:00 PM East Carolina #2 Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN2 W 38–3   65,825[1]
September 20 7:45 PM at Boston College #2 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN W 33–14   44,500[1]
October 2 7:30 PM West Virginia #2 Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN W 22–20   54,621[1]
October 11* 12:00 PM at #5 Florida State #2 Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL ABC W 22–14   84,336[1]
October 18 12:00 PM Temple #2 Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN+ W 52–14   49,144[1]
November 1 7:45 PM at #10 Virginia Tech #2 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA ESPN L 7–31   65,115[1]
November 8* 12:00 PM #18 Tennessee #6 Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ABC L 6–10   69,722[1]
November 15† 12:00 PM Syracuse #14 Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN+ W 17–10   48,130[1]
November 22 12:00 PM Rutgers #13 Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN+ W 34–10   39,572[1]
November 29 8:00 PM at #20 Pittsburgh #10 Heinz FieldPittsburgh, PA ABC W 28–14   60,486[1]
January 1* 8:30 PM vs. #9 Florida State #10 Pro Player StadiumMiami Gardens, FL (Orange Bowl) ABC W 16–14   76,739[1]
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.
  • Miami's 500th victory in school history came against West Virginia on October 2, 2003.[2]

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