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2002 Conference USA Year Summary

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Record: 57-68, .456 W-L% (9th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -4.37 (9th of 12) ▪ SOS: -3.20 (9th of 12)

Conference Champion: Cincinnati and Texas Christian

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Louisville)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Texas Christian)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Texas Christian 10 2 .833 6 2 .750 30.1 18.5 5.90 -4.93
Cincinnati 7 7 .500 6 2 .750 29.2 23.5 2.84 -0.02
Louisville 7 6 .538 5 3 .625 28.8 24.5 0.77 -1.93
Southern Mississippi 7 6 .538 5 3 .625 21.7 18.3 -0.24 -1.93
Tulane 8 5 .615 4 4 .500 27.8 21.7 0.91 -5.47
Alabama-Birmingham 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 22.3 30.8 -8.78 -3.86
East Carolina 4 8 .333 4 4 .500 27.9 33.3 -7.15 -1.40
Houston 5 7 .417 3 5 .375 26.7 32.8 -7.70 -2.95
Memphis 3 9 .250 2 6 .250 25.3 27.3 -7.61 -3.69
Army 1 11 .083 1 7 .125 18.8 40.9 -22.64 -5.80

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 8/26 9/2 9/8 9/15 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 Final
Texas Christian                         25 22       23
Louisville 17 17                                

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2002-12-31 Liberty Bowl Texas Christian 17 Colorado State 3 Liberty Bowl (Memphis, TN)
2002-12-27 Houston Bowl Oklahoma State 33 Southern Mississippi 23 Houston Bowl (Houston, TX)
2002-12-25 Hawaii Bowl Tulane 36 Hawaii 28 Hawaii Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
2002-12-18 GMAC Bowl Marshall 38 Louisville 15 GMAC Bowl (Mobile, AL)
2002-12-17 New Orleans Bowl North Texas 24 Cincinnati 19 New Orleans Bowl (New Orleans, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. J.P. Losman* (Tulane) 57.4
2. Sean Stilley* (Texas Christian) 55.9
3. Gino Guidugli* (Cincinnati) 54.7
4. Danny Wimprine (Memphis) 54.0
5. Dave Ragone* (Louisville) 53.7
6. Micky D'Angelo* (Southern Mississippi) 52.6
7. Darrell Hackney (Alabama-Birmingham) 50.9
8. Nick Eddy (Houston) 50.6
9. Paul Troth (East Carolina) 49.3
10. Zac Dahman (Army) 48.4

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Gino Guidugli* (Cincinnati) 124.2
2. Nick Eddy (Houston) 122.0
3. Dave Ragone* (Louisville) 121.6
4. J.P. Losman* (Tulane) 119.7
5. Darrell Hackney (Alabama-Birmingham) 118.5
6. Danny Wimprine (Memphis) 117.7
7. Micky D'Angelo* (Southern Mississippi) 115.3
8. Sean Stilley* (Texas Christian) 111.3
9. Paul Troth (East Carolina) 106.1
10. Zac Dahman (Army) 95.0

Total Yards Per Play

1. Gino Guidugli* (Cincinnati) 6.6
2. Dave Ragone* (Louisville) 5.5

Field Goal Percentage

1. Jonathan Ruffin* (Cincinnati) 86.4

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Aris Comeaux (Army) 2

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Broderick Clark* (Louisville) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Blue Adams* (Cincinnati) 2
  Sean Lucas* (Tulane) 2