|2005 Utah Utes football|
Emerald Bowl champion
|Conference||Mountain West Conference|
|2005 record||7–5 (4–4 MW)|
|Head coach||Kyle Whittingham (1st season)|
|Offensive coordinator||Andy Ludwig (1st season)|
|Defensive coordinator||Gary Andersen (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Rice-Eccles Stadium|
|2005 Mountain West Conference football standings|
|#11 TCU †||8||–||0||11||–||1|
|San Diego State||4||–||4||5||–||7|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 2005 Utah Utes football team represented the University of Utah in the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. This was Kyle Whittingham's first year as head coach after having been promoted from defensive coordinator following the departure of Urban Meyer for Florida. Their 4–4 conference record put them tied for fourth in the conference. The Utes played their homes games in Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 2||6:00 PM||Arizona*||ESPN||W 27–24||45,528|
After the season[edit | edit source]
NFL Draft[edit | edit source]
|Spencer Toone||Safety||7||245||Tennessee Titans|
|Quinton Ganther||Running back||7||246||Tennessee Titans|
References[edit | edit source]
- "Utah Yearly Results". www.cfbdatawarehouse.com. Archived from the original on May 22, 2009. https://www.webcitation.org/5gwrmp9yW?url=http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/div_ia/mountainwest/utah/yearly_results.php?year=2005. Retrieved May 19, 2009.
- "Ute Record Book". University of Utah. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/utah/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/09-mfootbl-mg-156-183.pdf. Retrieved October 21, 2009.
- "NFL Draft History 2006". ESPN.com. http://insider.espn.go.com/nfl/draft/history?year=2006&round=-1&team=-1&college=-1&x=43&y=14&position=-1&procoach=-1&highschoolstate=-1&award=-1&collegecoach=-1&highschool=-1. Retrieved April 24, 2010.