2006 Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens football team

The 2006 Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens football team represented the University of Delaware in the 2006 NCAA Division I FCS football season as a member of the Atlantic 10 Conference (A-10). It was program's final season of play in the A-10. They were led by K. C. Keeler, who was in his fifth season as head coach of the Fightin' Blue Hens. The team played its home games at Delaware Stadium in Newark, Delaware.

2006 Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens football
ConferenceAtlantic 10 Conference
DivisionSouth
2006 record5–6 (3–5 A-10)
Head coachK. C. Keeler (5th season)
Offensive coordinatorKirk Ciarrocca (5th season)
Defensive coordinatorNick Rapone (1st season)
Home stadiumDelaware Stadium
(Capacity: 22,000)
Seasons
← 2005
2007 →
2006 Atlantic 10 Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#2 UMass x$^   8 0         13 2  
#6 New Hampshire ^   5 3         9 4  
Maine   5 3         6 5  
Northeastern   4 4         5 6  
Rhode Island   2 6         4 7  
Hofstra   1 7         2 9  
South
#9 James Madison x^   7 1         9 3  
Villanova   5 3         6 5  
Towson   4 4         7 4  
Richmond   3 5         6 5  
Delaware   3 5         5 6  
William & Mary   1 7         3 8  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 97:00 PMWest Chester*No. 16W 30–722,329
September 167:00 PMAlbany*No. 11
  • Delaware Stadium
  • Newark, DE
L 10–1722,016
September 2312:00 PMat Rhode IslandNo. 18W 24–172,577
September 307:00 PMNo. 1 New HampshireNo. 17
  • Delaware Stadium
  • Newark, DE
CN8L 49–5222,055
October 712:00 PMNortheasternNo. 18L 24–273,125
October 1412:00 PMHofstra* 
  • Delaware Stadium
  • Newark, DE
W 10–621,688
October 216:00 PMat No. 10 RichmondCN8W 28–246,200
October 281:00 PMTowsonNo. 25
  • Delaware Stadium
  • Newark, DE
L 35–4922,136
November 46:00 PMat No. 4 James MadisonCN8L 24–4416,144
November 111:00 PMat William & MaryW 28–1420,655
November 181:00 PMVillanova
CN8L 27–2821,894

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Football - 2006 Schedule". University of Delaware Department of Athletics. Retrieved November 4, 2014.