1991 Virginia Cavaliers football
Gator Bowl, L 14–48 vs. Oklahoma
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1991 record8–3–1 (4–2–1 ACC)
Head coachGeorge Welsh (10th season)
Home stadiumScott Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 1990
1992 →
1991 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#18 Clemson 6 0 1     9 2 1
#24 NC State 5 2 0     9 3 0
Georgia Tech 5 2 0     8 5 0
Virginia 4 2 1     8 3 1
North Carolina 3 4 0     7 4 0
Maryland 2 5 0     2 9 0
Duke 1 6 0     4 6 1
Wake Forest 1 6 0     3 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1991 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1991 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Cavaliers were led by 10th-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 fourth. Virginia was invited to the Gator Bowl, where they lost to Oklahoma.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 7at MarylandL 6–17
September 14Navy*W 17–10
September 19at No. 17 Georgia TechL 21–24
September 28Duke
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 34–3
October 5Kansas*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 31–19
October 12at No. 18 ClemsonT 20–20
October 19North Carolina
W 14–9
October 26Wake Forest
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 48–7
November 2VMI*
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA
W 42–0
November 9at No. 18 NC StateNo. 24W 42–10
November 23Virginia Tech*No. 20
  • Scott Stadium
  • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry)
W 38–0
December 29vs. No. 20 Oklahoma*No. 19L 14–48
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

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Roster[edit | edit source]

1991 Virginia Cavaliers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 14 Blundin, MattMatt Blundin
RB 30 Way, CharlesCharles Way
RB 42 Kirby, TerryTerry Kirby
T 72 Roberts, RayRay Roberts
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DB 25 Lyle, KeithKeith Lyle
DE 85 Slade, ChrisChris Slade
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 18 Husted, MichaelMichael Husted Jr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Roster

References[edit | edit source]

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