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1988 Virginia Cavaliers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1988 record7–4 (5–2 ACC)
Head coachGeorge Welsh (7th season)
Offensive coordinatorGary Tranquill (2nd season)
Home stadiumScott Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 1987
1989 →
1988 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#9 Clemson 6 1 0     10 2 0
Virginia 5 2 0     7 4 0
NC State 4 2 1     8 3 1
Wake Forest 4 3 0     6 4 1
Maryland 4 3 0     5 6 0
Duke 3 3 1     7 3 1
North Carolina 1 6 0     1 10 0
Georgia Tech 0 7 0     3 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1988 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1988 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Cavaliers were led by seventh-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 in second.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 3William & Mary*W 31–23
September 10No. 18 Penn State*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
L 14–42
September 17Georgia Tech
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 17–16
September 24at DukeL 34–38
October 8No. 11 Clemson
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
L 7–10
October 15at Louisville*L 28–30
October 22at Wake ForestW 34–14
October 29at Virginia Tech*W 16–10
November 5NC State
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 19–14
November 12at North CarolinaW 27–24
November 19Maryland
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry)
W 24–23
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

Source:[1]

RosterEdit

1988 Virginia Cavaliers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
WR 17 Ford, JohnJohn Ford
QB 12 Moore, ShawnShawn Moore
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 66 Lageman, JeffJeff Lageman
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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