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1978 Duke Blue Devils football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1978 record4–7 (2–4 ACC)
Head coachMike McGee
Seasons
← 1977
1979 →
1978 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#6 Clemson 6 0 0     11 1 0
#20 Maryland 5 1 0     9 3 0
#18 NC State 4 2 0     9 3 0
North Carolina 3 3 0     5 6 0
Duke 2 4 0     4 7 0
Wake Forest 1 5 0     1 10 0
Virginia 0 6 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1978 Duke Blue Devils football team represented the Duke Blue Devils of Duke University during the 1978 NCAA Division I-A football season.[1]

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Location Result
09/09/1978 Georgia Tech Durham, NC W 28-10
09/23/1978 South Carolina Durham, NC W 16-12
09/30/1978 at No. 4 Michigan Ann Arbor, MI L 0-52
10/07/1978 Virginia Durham, NC W 20-13
10/14/1978 at Navy Annapolis, MD L 8-31
10/21/1978 at Clemson Clemson, SC L 8-28
10/28/1978 No. 5 Maryland Durham, NC L 0-27
11/04/1978 at Tennessee Knoxville, TN L 0-34
11/11/1978 Wake Forest Durham, NC W 3-0
11/18/1978 at NC State Raleigh, NC L 10-24
11/25/1978 at North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC L 15-16

RosterEdit

1978 Duke Blue Devils football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 10 Comer, JeffJeff Comer Sr
QB 8 Dunn, MikeMike Dunn Sr
FB 48 Gonet, NedNed Gonet Jr
T 73 Hamilton, ScottScott Hamilton Jr
C 59 Kelly, KevinKevin Kelly Jr
WR 84 Lewis, DerrickDerrick Lewis Jr
T 60 Luongo, TomTom Luongo Sr
TE 87 Patten, JoelJoel Patten Jr
G 66 Pelosky, JayJay Pelosky So
RB 47 Rhett, GregGreg Rhett Jr
G 69 Riordan, BobBob Riordan Jr
TE 82 Small, GlenGlen Small Sr
T 79 Staudinger, KenKen Staudinger Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 42 Brooks, DanDan Brooks Sr
DT 94 Cadigan, TimTim Cadigan Jr
DT 99 Cunningham, GrantGrant Cunningham Jr
DE 80 Dallas, GregGreg Dallas Jr
DT 50 Drescher, EricEric Drescher Jr
LB 17 Garstkiewicz, GaryGary Garstkiewicz So
LB 31 King, BillBill King Sr
DE 44 Mashore, DerrickDerrick Mashore Sr
LB 58 McGee, CarlCarl McGee Sr
DB 14 Sommers, RickRick Sommers Sr
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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