2012 Colorado State Rams football
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Conference Mountain West Conference
2012 record 4–8 (3–5 MW)
Head coach Jim McElwain (1st year)
Offensive coordinator Dave Baldwin (1st year)
Home stadium Sonny Lubick Field at Hughes Stadium
(Capacity: 32,500)
Seasons
« 2011 2013 »
2012 Mountain West Conference football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#18 Boise State §   7 1         11 2  
Fresno State §   7 1         9 4  
San Diego State §   7 1         9 4  
Air Force   5 3         6 7  
Nevada   4 4         7 6  
Wyoming   3 5         4 8  
Colorado State   3 5         4 8  
UNLV   2 6         2 11  
New Mexico   1 7         4 9  
Hawaiʻi   1 7         3 9  
§ – Conference co-champions
As of December 29, 2012 • Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012 Colorado State Rams football team represented Colorado State University in the 2012 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Rams were led by first year head coach Jim McElwain and played their home games at Sonny Lubick Field at Hughes Stadium. They were members of the Mountain West Conference. They finished the season 4–8, 3–5 in Mountain West play to finish in a tie for sixth place.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 12:00 p.m.vs. Colorado*FXW 22–1758,607[1]
September 85:00 p.m.No. 2 (FCS) North Dakota State*KTVDL 7–2223,567
September 156:00 p.m.at San Jose State*ESPN3L 20–407,189
September 225:00 p.m.Utah State*
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Fort Collins, CO
KTVDL 19–3123,374
September 2912:00 p.m.at Air ForceALTL 21–4238,562
October 65:00 p.m.Fresno State
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Fort Collins, CO
KTVD/TWCSNL 7–2825,814
October 135:00 p.m.at San Diego StateKTVD/TWCSNL 14–3827,133
October 275:00 p.m.Hawaiʻi
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Fort Collins, CO
KTVD/ROOTW 42–2716,573
November 32:30 p.m.at WyomingKTVDL 31–4520,055
November 105:00 p.m.UNLV
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Fort Collins, CO
KTVD/ROOT/TWCSNW 33–1113,887
November 171:30 p.m.at Boise StateNBCSNL 14–4233,545
November 245:00 p.m.New Mexico
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Fort Collins, CO
ROOTW 24–2012,286

Game summaries[edit | edit source]

vs Colorado[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 3 6 7 6 22
Buffaloes 0 14 0 3 17




Overall record Last meeting Result
21–62–2 2011 CU, 28–14


North Dakota State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
No. 2 (FCS) Bison 16 3 3 0 22
Rams 7 0 0 0 7




Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting


at San Jose State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 0 13 0 7 20
Spartans 14 3 7 16 40




Overall record Last meeting Result
3–2 2011 SJSU, 38–31


Utah State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Aggies 10 7 7 7 31
Rams 0 0 6 13 19




Overall record Last meeting Result
36–30–2 2011 CSU, 35–34


at Air Force[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 0 14 7 0 21
Falcons 21 14 7 0 42




Overall record Last meeting Result
19–30–1 2011 AF, 45–21


Fresno State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bulldogs 7 7 0 14 28
Rams 0 0 0 7 7




Overall record Last meeting Result
7–4 2008 CSU, 40–35


at San Diego State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 7 0 0 7 14
Aztecs 7 10 14 7 38




Overall record Last meeting Result
13–18 2011 SDSU, 18–15


Hawaii[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Warriors 14 7 6 0 27
Rams 7 21 0 14 42




Overall record Last meeting Result
11–9 1997 CSU, 63–0


at Wyoming[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 7 7 3 14 31
Cowboys 21 7 14 3 45




Overall record Last meeting Result
55–43–5 2011 WYO, 22–19


UNLV[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rebels 0 0 0 11 11
Rams 7 17 3 6 33




Overall record Last meeting Result
13–6–1 2011 UNLV, 38–35


at Boise State[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 0 0 7 7 14
No. 22 Broncos 14 21 7 0 42




Overall record Last meeting Result
0–1 2001 BSU, 63–13


New Mexico[edit | edit source]

1 2 3 4 Total
Lobos 7 0 3 10 20
Rams 14 3 0 7 24




Overall record Last meeting Result
34–25 2011 CSU, 14–10


References[edit | edit source]

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