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2001 Western Athletic Conference Year Summary

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Record: 56-62, .475 W-L% (11th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -5.56 (9th of 12) ▪ SOS: -3.76 (10th of 12)

Conference Champion: Louisiana Tech

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
Louisiana Tech 7 5 .583 7 1 .875 33.8 32.5 -0.95 -3.36
Fresno State 11 3 .786 6 2 .750 40.0 24.6 9.90 -2.02
Boise State 8 4 .667 6 2 .750 34.3 23.3 1.61 -4.97
Hawaii 9 3 .750 5 3 .625 40.3 26.5 4.47 -6.53
Rice 8 4 .667 5 3 .625 27.8 27.9 -4.35 -6.18
Southern Methodist 4 7 .364 4 4 .500 20.5 26.8 -8.92 -3.47
Nevada 3 8 .273 3 5 .375 26.0 39.2 -9.92 -1.65
San Jose State 3 9 .250 3 5 .375 24.6 38.4 -10.66 -0.41
Texas-El Paso 2 9 .182 1 7 .125 21.4 37.6 -17.85 -5.31
Tulsa 1 10 .091 0 8 .000 17.4 35.2 -18.94 -3.75

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 8/26 9/2 9/9 9/23 9/30 10/7 10/14 10/21 10/28 11/4 11/11 11/18 11/25 12/2 12/9 Final
Fresno State     19 11 10 10 8 8 18       23 21 19 20  

2 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2001-12-31 Humanitarian Bowl Clemson 49 Louisiana Tech 24 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)
2001-12-31 Silicon Valley Bowl Michigan State 44 Fresno State 35 Silicon Valley Bowl (San Jose, CA)

Conference Leaders

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Passing Efficiency Rating

1. David Carr* (Fresno State) 165.9
2. Ryan Dinwiddie (Boise State) 164.7
3. Nick Rolovich (Hawaii) 150.5
4. Luke McCown (Louisiana Tech) 132.6
5. David Neill (Nevada) 127.1
6. Marcus Arroyo (San Jose State) 120.1
7. Wesley Phillips (Texas-El Paso) 120.0
8. David Page (Southern Methodist) 112.9
9. Josh Blankenship (Tulsa) 106.9
10. Tyler Gooch (Tulsa) 102.4

Total Yards Per Play

1. Ryan Dinwiddie (Boise State) 8.0
2. David Carr* (Fresno State) 7.8
3. Nick Rolovich (Hawaii) 7.4
4. Luke McCown (Louisiana Tech) 6.3

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return

1. Casey Leblanc (San Jose State) 22.8

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Chad Owens (Hawaii) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Dan Dawson (Rice) 2