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1969 West Virginia Mountaineers football
Peach Bowl Champions
Peach Bowl vs. South Carolina, 14–3 win
ConferenceIndependent
Ranking
CoachesNo. 18
APNo. 17
1969 record10–1
Head coachJim Carlen
Home stadiumOld Mountaineer Field (38,000)
Seasons
← 1968
1970 →
1969 NCAA University Division independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Penn State         11 0 0
#17 West Virginia         10 1 0
#12 Houston         9 2 0
#5 Notre Dame         8 2 1
Buffalo         6 3 0
Rutgers         6 3 0
Villanova         6 3 0
Florida State         6 3 1
Colgate         5 3 1
Air Force         6 4 0
West Texas A&M         6 4 0
Boston College         5 4 0
New Mexico State         5 5 0
Southern Miss         5 5 0
Syracuse         5 5 0
Army         4 5 1
Virginia Tech         4 5 1
Georgia Tech         4 6 0
Miami (FL)         4 6 0
Pittsburgh         4 6 0
Dayton         3 7 0
Northern Illinois         3 7 0
Tulane         3 7 0
Utah State         3 7 0
Idaho         2 8 0
Navy         1 9 0
Xavier         1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1969 West Virginia Mountaineers football team completed the regular season with a 9–1 record and traveled to the Peach Bowl, where they beat the South Carolina Gamecocks 14–3. They finished with a ranking of 17/18.

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
1969-09-13* Cincinnati Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 57–11   31,500
1969-09-20* Maryland Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 31–7   31,000
1969-09-27* at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA W 35–17   15,225
1969-10-04* Virginia Military #18 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 32–0   28,500
1969-10-11* at #5 Penn State #17 Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA L 0–28   52,072
1969-10-25* Pittsburgh Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Backyard Brawl) W 49–18   35,500
1969-11-01* at Kentucky McLean StadiumLexington, KY W 7–6   37,500
1969-11-08* at William & Mary Cary FieldWilliamsburg, VA W 31–0   7,000
1969-11-15* Richmond Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV W 33–21   21,500
1969-11-12* at Syracuse #18 Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY W 13–10   21,409
1969-12-30* vs. South Carolina #19 Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Peach Bowl) W 14-3   48,452
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. All times are in Eastern Time.

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