2002 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs football
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
2002 record4–8 (3–5 WAC)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorConroy Hines (3nd season)
Co-defensive coordinatorRick Smith (1st season)
Co-defensive coordinatorRandy Bates (1st season)
CaptainNone
Home stadiumJoe Aillet Stadium
(capacity: 30,600)
Independence Stadium
(capacity: 53,000)
Seasons
← 2001
2003 →
2002 Western Athletic Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 15 Boise State $   8 0         12 1  
Hawaii   7 1         10 4  
Fresno State   6 2         9 5  
San Jose State   4 4         6 7  
Nevada   4 4         5 7  
Rice   3 5         4 7  
Louisiana Tech   3 5         4 8  
SMU   3 5         3 9  
UTEP   1 7         2 10  
Tulsa   1 7         1 11  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs football team represented Louisiana Tech University as a member of the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) during the 2002 NCAA Division I-A football season. Led by fourth-year head coach Jack Bicknell Jr., the Bulldogs played their home games at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston, Louisiana and Independence Stadium in Shreveport, Louisiana. Louisiana Tech finished the season with a record of 4–8 overall and a mark of 3–5 in conference play, tying for sixth place in the WAC.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 317:00 pmOklahoma State*W 39–3631,391
September 712:00 pmat Clemson*L 13–3372,616
September 141:00 pmTulsaFSNW 53–918,600
September 2111:00 amat No. 15 Penn State*ESPN+L 17–49103,987
September 286:00 pmat No. 23 Texas A&M*L 3–3172,802
October 57:00 pmat RiceL 20–3720,895
October 192:00 pmat SMUL 34–3714,836
October 262:00 pmNevada
  • Joe Aillet Stadium
  • Ruston, LA
W 50–4715,315
November 94:00 pmat San Jose StateL 30–426,391
November 162:05 pmat No. 23 Boise StateL 10–3628,413
November 232:00 pmUTEP
  • Independence Stadium
  • Shreveport, LA
W 38–249,267
December 56:00 pmFresno State
  • Joe Aillet Stadium
  • Ruston, LA
ESPN2L 13–4517,810
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

Roster

2002 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 11 Luke McCown Jr
WR 33 Sam Washington Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
CB 1 Corey Brazil So
CB 18 Delone Williams Fr
DB 39 Orlandus Williams Fr
CB 22 Tramon Williams Fr
CB 24 Jerron Wishom So
DL 48 Spencer Young Fr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 23 Josh Scobee Jr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured
  • Redshirt

Roster
Last update: 2002-10-16

References