2013 Missouri State Bears football team

The 2013 Missouri State Bears football team represented Missouri State University in the 2013 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by eighth-year head coach Terry Allen and played their home games at the Plaster Sports Complex.[1][2] They were a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference. They finished the season 5–7, 5–3 in MFVC play to finish in a four way tie for second place.

2013 Missouri State Bears football
Missouri State Bears wordmark.png
ConferenceMissouri Valley Football Conference
2013 record5–7 (5–3 MVFC)
Head coachTerry Allen (8th season)
Offensive coordinatorRob Christophel
Home stadiumPlaster Sports Complex
(Capacity: 16,600)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 Missouri Valley Football Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#1 North Dakota St. $^   8 0         15 0  
#13 South Dakota St. ^   5 3         9 5  
#18 Youngstown State   5 3         8 4  
Southern Illinois   5 3         7 5  
Missouri State   5 3         5 7  
Illinois State   4 4         5 6  
South Dakota   3 5         4 8  
Northern Iowa   3 5         7 5  
Western Illinois   2 6         4 8  
Indiana State   0 8         1 11  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 296:00 PMNorthwestern State*MediacomL 17–2310,147
September 711:00 AMat Iowa*BTNL 14–2864,201
September 146:00 PMat Murray State*L 38–4110,132
September 216:00 PMNo. 13 Central Arkansas*
  • Plaster Sports Complex
  • Springfield, MO
L 13–178,963
September 281:00 PMIllinois State
  • Plaster Sports Complex
  • Springfield, MO
MediacomW 37–108,507
October 52:00 PMat South DakotaMidco SNL 14–179,758
October 121:00 PMat No. 1 North Dakota StateESPN3L 26–4119,108
October 191:00 PMNo. 15 South Dakota State 
  • Plaster Sports Complex
  • Springfield, MO
MediacomW 35–2112,312
October 266:00 PMat Western IllinoisWIUS^W 38–273,624
November 21:00 PMIndiana State
  • Plaster Sports Complex
  • Springfield, MO
W 49–76,648
November 92:00 PMat Southern IllinoisW 37–275,642
November 161:00 PMNorthern Iowa
  • Plaster Sports Complex
  • Springfield, MO
ESPN3L 10–175,621

^Game aired on a tape delayed basis

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Standard, Brandon Corrigan, The. "Football Bears break curse, extend streak". The Standard. Retrieved 2019-05-30.
  2. ^ Lankford, Jared (2013-08-08). "MSU Bears look for big season". Monett Times. Retrieved 2019-05-30.