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1974 Virginia Cavaliers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1974 record4–7 (1–5 ACC)
Head coachSonny Randle (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorCarl Reese (1st season)
CaptainDick Ambrose[1]
Home stadiumScott Stadium
(Capacity: 28,000)
Seasons
← 1973
1975 →
1974 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Maryland 6 0 0     8 4 0
#11 NC State 4 2 0     9 2 1
Clemson 4 2 0     7 4 0
North Carolina 4 2 0     7 5 0
Duke 2 4 0     6 5 0
Virginia 1 5 0     4 7 0
Wake Forest 0 6 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[2]

The 1974 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1974 NCAA Division I football season. The Cavaliers were led by first-year head coach Sonny Randle and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing in sixth.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 14at Navy*L 28–35
September 21William & Mary*W 38–28
September 28at DukeL 7–27
October 5at Georgia Tech*L 24–28
October 12No. 11 NC State
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
L 21–22
October 19Virginia Tech*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry)
W 28–27
October 26at Wake ForestW 14–0
November 2at North CarolinaL 10–24
November 9VMI*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 28–10
November 16at ClemsonL 9–28
November 23No. 11 Maryland
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry)
L 0–10
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

Source:[3]

PersonnelEdit

1974 Virginia Cavaliers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB Gardner, ScottScott Gardner Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

ReferencesEdit

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