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1983 Virginia Tech Hokies football
ConferenceIndependent
1983 record9–2
Head coachBill Dooley (6th season)
Home stadiumLane Stadium
Seasons
← 1982
1984 →
1983 Division I-A independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Miami           11 1 0
Virginia Tech           9 2 0
No. 19 Boston College           9 3 0
No. 16 West Virginia           9 3 0
No. 20 East Carolina           8 3 0
No. 18 Pittsburgh           8 3 1
Penn State           8 4 1
Southern Miss           7 4 0
Memphis           6 4 1
Florida State           8 4 0
Notre Dame           7 5 0
Syracuse           6 5 0
William & Mary           6 5 0
South Carolina           5 6 0
Cincinnati           4 6 1
Southwestern Louisiana           4 6 0
Temple           4 7 0
Tulane           4 7 0
Louisville           3 8 0
Navy           3 8 0
Richmond           3 8 0
Rutgers           3 8 0
Army           2 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1983 Virginia Tech Hokies football team represented the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University during the 1983 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was Bill Dooley.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 10Wake ForestL 6–1326,300
September 17at Memphis StateW 17–10
September 24VMI
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA (rivalry)
W 28–0
October 1Louisville
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 31–0
October 8Duke
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 27–14
October 15at No. 4 West VirginiaCBSL 0–1357,181
October 22Richmonddagger
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 38–0
October 29William & Mary
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 59–21
November 5at TulaneW 26–10
November 12Vanderbilt
  • Lane Stadium
  • Blacksburg, VA
W 21–10
November 19at VirginiaW 48–0
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

RosterEdit

1983 Virginia Tech Hokies football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 11 Agee, PerryPerry Agee Jr
QB 8 Cox, MarkMark Cox Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 21 Burleigh, BryanBryan Burleigh Sr
DE 36 Cook, RustyRusty Cook Jr
DE 78 Smith, BruceBruce Smith Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
P 15 Cox, DavidDavid Cox Jr
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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