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2003 Michigan State Spartans football team

2003 [[Template:Infobox NCAA team season/team]]
Alamo Bowl, L 3–17 vs. Nebraska
Conference Big Ten Conference
2003 record 8–5 (5–3 Big Ten)
Head coach John L. Smith
Home stadium Spartan Stadium (c. 72,027 natural grass)
Seasons
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2003 Big Ten football standings
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† – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll


The 2003 Michigan State Spartans football team represented Michigan State University in the 2003-2004 college football season. The Spartans play their home games at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing, Michigan. This was the first year for head coach John L. Smith, who would win Big Ten coach of the year in his debut, but would later be fired after the 2006 season.

The Spartans were coming off of a 4–8 season and had just let go of head coach Bobby Williams.

Schedule

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 30

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Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI

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W 26–21  

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September 6

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Rutgers*

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Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI

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W 44–28  

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September 13

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Louisiana Tech*

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Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI

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L 19–20  

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September 20

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at Notre Dame*

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Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN (Megaphone Trophy)

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W 22–16  

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September 27

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#13 Iowa

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Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI

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W 20–10  

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October 4

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Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI (Old Brass Spittoon)

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W 31–3  

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October 11

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at Illinois

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Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL

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October 18

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at #25 Minnesota

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Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeMinneapolis, MN

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W 44–38  

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November 1

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#11 Michigan

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Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI (Paul Bunyan Trophy)

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L 20–27  

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November 8

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at #7 Ohio State

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Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH

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L 23–33  

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November 15

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at Wisconsin

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Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI

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November 22

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Penn State

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Spartan Stadium • East Lansing, MI (Land Grant Trophy)

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December 29

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vs. #22 Nebraska

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AlamodomeSan Antonio, TX (Alamo Bowl)

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*Non-conference game. File:Dagger-14-plain.pngHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

2004 NFL Draft

The following players were selected in the 2004 NFL Draft.

Player Round Pick Position NFL Team
Matthias Askew 4 114 Defensive Tackle Cincinnati Bengals
Jeff Smoker 6 201 Quarterback St. Louis Rams

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