|1966 Virginia Cavaliers football|
|Conference||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|1966 record||4–6 (3–3 ACC)|
|Head coach||George Blackburn (2nd season)|
|Captain||Edward Carrington, Donald Parker|
|Home stadium||Scott Stadium|
|1966 ACC football standings|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1966 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1966 NCAA University Division football season. The Cavaliers were led by second-year head coach George Blackburn and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing tied for third.
Schedule[edit | edit source]
|September 17||Wake Forest||W 24–10|
|September 24||at Clemson||L 35–40|
|October 1||at Duke||L 8–27|
|October 8||Tulane*||L 6–20|
|October 15||VMI*||W 38–27|
|October 22||VPI*||L 7–24|
|October 29||at NC State||L 21–42|
|November 5||at No. 5 Georgia Tech*||L 13–14|
|November 19||Maryland||W 41–17|
|November 26||at North Carolina||W 21–14|
References[edit | edit source]
- "2017 Cavalier Football Fact Book". Virginia Cavaliers Athletics. p. 120. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/va/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2017-18/misc_non_event/2017FootballFactBook82-134.pdf.
- "1966 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/conferences/acc/1966.html. Retrieved January 24, 2013.
- "1966 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/virginia/1966-schedule.html.