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2008 Sun Belt Conference Year Summary

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Record: 44-66, .400 W-L% (10th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -8.68 (12th of 12) ▪ SOS: -5.14 (12th of 12)

Conference Champion: Troy

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Troy 8 5 .615 7 1 .875 32.8 21.3 1.06 -4.94
Louisiana-Lafayette 6 6 .500 5 2 .714 33.1 33.7 -5.57 -6.24
Florida Atlantic 7 6 .538 5 3 .625 25.1 28.7 -5.70 -4.08
Arkansas State 6 6 .500 4 3 .571 27.0 23.8 -6.24 -5.91
Florida International 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 24.7 28.3 -6.58 -4.92
Middle Tennessee State 5 7 .417 4 4 .500 22.8 24.9 -8.58 -5.99
Louisiana-Monroe 4 8 .333 3 4 .429 23.7 31.2 -10.58 -6.24
North Texas 1 11 .083 1 7 .125 20.0 47.6 -22.21 -3.54
Western Kentucky 2 10 .167 0 5 .000 17.5 27.2 -13.78 -4.44

2 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2008-12-26 Motor City Bowl Florida Atlantic 24 Central Michigan 21 Motor City Bowl (Detroit, MI)
2008-12-21 New Orleans Bowl Southern Mississippi 30 Troy 27 New Orleans Bowl (New Orleans, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Total Yards Per Play

1. Rusty Smith (Florida Atlantic) 6.7

Punting Yards Per Punt

1. David Defatta (Middle Tennessee State) 40.9

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Robert Williams (Louisiana-Monroe) 20.6

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Anthony Gaitor (Florida International) 2