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1983 Virginia Cavaliers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1983 record6–5 (3–3 ACC)
Head coachGeorge Welsh (2nd season)
CaptainDave Bond, Rich Riccardi, Wayne Schuchts, Billy Smith[1]
Home stadiumScott Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 1982
1984 →
1983 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#11 Clemson 7 0 0     9 1 1
Maryland 5 1 0     8 4 0
North Carolina 4 3 0     8 4 0
Georgia Tech 3 3 0     3 8 0
Virginia 3 4 0     6 5 0
Duke 3 4 0     3 8 0
Wake Forest 1 6 0     4 7 0
NC State 1 6 0     3 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1983 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1983 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Cavaliers were led by second-year head coach George Welsh and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing tied for fourth.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 3DukeW 38–30
September 10Navy*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 27–16
September 17James Madison*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 21–14
September 24at NC StateW 26–14
October 1at No. 19 MarylandL 3–23
October 8at Clemson*AL 21–42
October 15VMI*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 38–10
October 22at Wake ForestL 34–38
November 3at Georgia TechL 27–31
November 12No. 19 North Carolina
W 17–14
November 19Virginia Tech*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry)
L 0–48
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

Source:[2]

A.^ Clemson was under NCAA probation, and was ineligible for the ACC title. Therefore this game did not count in the league standings.[3]

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