|1976 Virginia Cavaliers football|
|Conference||Atlantic Coast Conference|
|1976 record||2–9 (1–3 ACC)|
|Head coach||Dick Bestwick (1st season)|
|Captain||Mike Ozdowski, James Wicks, Gregory McDaniel|
|Home stadium||Scott Stadium|
|1976 ACC football standings|
|#13 Maryland †||5||–||0||–||0||11||–||1||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1976 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. The Cavaliers were led by first-year head coach Dick Bestwick and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing in sixth.
|September 11||at Washington*||L 17–38|
|September 18||William & Mary*||L 0–14|
|September 25||Duke||L 6–21|
|October 2||at Georgia Tech*||L 14–35|
|October 9||at South Carolina*||L 7–35|
|October 16||Virginia Tech*||L 10–14|
|October 23||at Wake Forest||W 18–17|
|October 30||vs. VMI*||L 7–13|
|November 6||Lehigh*||W 21–20|
|November 13||at North Carolina||L 6–31|
|November 20||No. 6 Maryland||L 0–28|
- ↑ "2017 Cavalier Football Fact Book". Virginia Cavaliers Athletics. p. 122. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/va/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2017-18/misc_non_event/2017FootballFactBook82-134.pdf.
- ↑ "1976 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/conferences/acc/1976.html. Retrieved January 25, 2013.
- ↑ "1976 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/virginia/1976-schedule.html.