College Football Team Details: Western Carolina
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Western Carolina FCS (AQ's) : Southern

Location
Cullowhee NC

Spirit Name
Catamounts

Mascot
Paws
Stadium:
EJ Whitmire: FCS Rank 58
Capacity: 13,742
Surface: Artificial

Offense Data | Defense Data

University Snapshot

Year Annual
Record
Coach Head Coach Record Overall Record Total Win Rank / Winning % Returning Letterman Returning
Starters
Attendance
2009 2-9 Dennis Wagner @ WCU 5-18 Winning Percentage 21.74 311-433-23 Winning Percentage 42.05 Total Win Rank 93 Winning Percentage Rank 117 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense 7 Defense 7 7,098 Increase FCS Rank 56
2010 2-9 Dennis Wagner @ WCU 7-27 Winning Percentage 20.59 313-442-23 Winning Percentage 41.71 Total Win Rank 92 Winning Percentage Rank 116 Total 36 Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense 8* Defense 5 8,470 Increase FCS Rank 50
2011 1-10 Dennis Wagner @ WCU 8-37 Winning Percentage 17.78 314-452-23 Winning Percentage 41.25 Total Win Rank 93 Winning Percentage Rank 116 Total 41 Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense 9* Defense 6 6,610 Decrease FCS Rank 72
2012 1-10 Mark Speir @ WCU 1-10 Winning Percentage 09.09 315-462-23 Winning Percentage 40.81 Total Win Rank 91 Winning Percentage Rank 111 Total 34 Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense 6* Defense 7 9,420 Increase FCS Rank 36
2013 2-10 Mark Speir @ WCU 3-20 Winning Percentage 13.05 317-472-23 Winning Percentage 40.46 Total Win Rank 92 Winning Percentage Rank 115 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 8,241 Decrease FCS Rank 46
2014 7-5 Mark Speir @ WCU 10-25 Winning Percentage 28.58 324-477-23 Winning Percentage 40.72 Total Win Rank 90 Winning Percentage Rank 110 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 9,525 Increase FCS Rank 29
2015 7-4 Mark Speir @ WCU 17-29 Winning Percentage 36.96 331-481-23 Winning Percentage 41.02 Total Win Rank 90 Winning Percentage Rank 112 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 10,119 Increase FCS Rank 27
2016 2-9 Mark Speir @ WCU 19-38 Winning Percentage 33.33 333-490-23 Winning Percentage 40.72 Total Win Rank 90 Winning Percentage Rank 113 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 10,465 Increase FCS Rank 24
2017 7-5 Mark Speir @ WCU 26-43 Winning Percentage 33.33 333-490-23 Winning Percentage 40.72 Total Win Rank 90 Winning Percentage Rank 113 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA NA
2018 0-0 Mark Speir Total Offense Defense NA ST Offense NA Defense NA NA
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2018)

Record 2018

Overall: W:3 L:6 T:0
Conf: W:3 L:6 T:0
Division: W:3 L:6 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
Other Sep-01 2018 Western Carolina
 -VS- 
Newberry College
WIN
33 - 26
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Carolina 5-46 212 286 498 0 12 5
Newberry College 7-55 206 245 451 0 15 7
BYE WEEK!
FCS (FCS AQ's) Sep-15 2018 Gardner Webb
 -VS- 
Western Carolina
WIN
10 - 28
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Gardner Webb 5-30 97 149 246 2 18 9
Western Carolina 5-58 325 150 475 0 18 11
Same Conference Sep-22 2018 Western Carolina
 -VS- 
VMI
WIN
52 - 50
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Carolina 12-119 324 229 553 2 12 6
VMI 8-60 56 491 547 1 21 6
Same Conference Sep-29 2018 Furman
 -VS- 
Western Carolina
LOSS
44 - 38
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Furman 6-69 339 133 472 2 9 4
Western Carolina 6-60 131 446 577 2 16 7
Same Conference Oct-06 2018 Samford
 -VS- 
Western Carolina
LOSS
66 - 28
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Samford 5-63 174 562 736 5 13 7
Western Carolina 6-48 144 218 362 5 16 6
Same Conference Oct-13 2018 Western Carolina
 -VS- 
Chattanooga
LOSS
6 - 26
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Carolina 5-51 82 156 238 3 13 3
Chattanooga 3-39 144 204 348 1 11 4
Same Conference Oct-20 2018 Mercer University
 -VS- 
Western Carolina
LOSS
59 - 46
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Mercer University 10-93 278 294 572 1 8 4
Western Carolina 10-95 309 401 710 1 16 8
Same Conference Oct-27 2018 East Tennessee
 -VS- 
Western Carolina
LOSS
45 - 43
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
East Tennessee 6-47 247 294 541 3 15 7
Western Carolina 7-57 273 229 502 0 10 2
Same Conference Nov-03 2018 Western Carolina
 -VS- 
The Citadel
LOSS
28 - 38
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Carolina 7-71 196 184 380 3 12 3
The Citadel 9-112 421 0 421 2 16 9
Same Conference Nov-10 2018 Western Carolina
 -VS- 
Wofford
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Carolina
Wofford
BCS (FBS AQ's) Nov-17 2018 North Carolina
 -VS- 
Western Carolina
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
North Carolina
Western Carolina

Record 2018

Overall: W:3 L:6 T:0
Conf: W:3 L:6 T:0
Division: W:3 L:6 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Western Carolina 63 - 605 Yards 1996 2299 4295 16 125 51
Opponents 59 - 568 Yards 1962 2372 4334 17 126 57
KEY

Colored Dots Indicate that the game is outside of their division.

  • Other = Same Conference
  • BCS = Non Conf. BCS
  • FBS = Non Conf. FBS
  • FCS = non Conf. FCS
  • FCS Non AQ = Other

Offense Data   Back To Top


Offense Total Yards

Games Yards Avg. Yards Per Game
9 4295 477

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
9 2299 255

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
9 1996 222

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
9 302 34

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
9 16 1.78

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
125 51 40.8%

Offense Red Zone

Games RZ Drives RZ Scores RZ Points RZ Rushing TD RZ Passing TD RZ TD Total RZ Field Goals RZ Scoring Percentage RZ TD Percentage

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Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
9 4334 482

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
9 2372 264

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
9 1962 218

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
9 364 40

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
9 17 1.89

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
126 57 45.2%

Defense Red Zone

Games Opponent RZ Drives Opponent RZ Scores Opponent RZ Points Opponent RZ Rushing_TD Opponent RZ Passing_TD Opponent RZ Zone TD Opponent RZ Field Goals Opponent RZ Scoring Percentage Opponent RZ TD Percentage