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1959 Virginia Cavaliers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1959 record0–10 (0–5 ACC)
Head coachDick Voris (2nd season)
CaptainRobert Edwards[1]
Home stadiumScott Stadium
(Capacity: 24,500)
Seasons
← 1958
1960 →
1959 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#11 Clemson   6 1         9 2  
North Carolina   5 2         5 5  
Maryland   4 2         5 5  
South Carolina   4 3         6 4  
Wake Forest   4 3         6 4  
Duke   2 3         4 6  
NC State   0 6         1 9  
Virginia   0 5         0 10  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[2]

The 1959 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1959 NCAA University Division football season. The Cavaliers were led by second-year head coach Dick Voris and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing in last. Virginia finished without a win and extended their losing streak to 18 games.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 19William & Mary*L 0–37
September 26No. 5 Clemson
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
L 0–47
October 3at No. 19 Florida*L 10–55
October 10vs. VMI*L 12–19
October 17vs. VPI*L 14–40
October 24Vanderbilt*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
L 0–33
October 31at Wake ForestL 12–34
November 7South Carolina
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
L 20–32
November 14at North CarolinaL 0–41
November 21at MarylandL 12–55
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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