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1996 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1996 record5–6 (4–4 ACC)
Head coachGeorge O'Leary
Home stadiumBobby Dodd Stadium
(Capacity: 46,000)
Seasons
← 1995
1997 →
1996 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#3 Florida State   8 0         11 1  
#10 North Carolina   6 2         10 2  
Clemson   6 2         7 5  
Virginia   5 3         7 5  
Georgia Tech   4 4         5 6  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
NC State   3 5         3 8  
Wake Forest   1 7         3 8  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1996 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team represented the Georgia Institute of Technology in the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's coach was George O'Leary. Tech played its home games at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 712:00 PMat NC StateJPSW 28–1641,500
September 147:00 PMWake ForestW 30–1045,750
September 213:30 PMat No. 11 North CarolinaABCL 0–1650,000
September 268:00 PMDuke
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
ESPNW 48–2244,145
October 53:30 PMNo. 12 Virginia
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
ABCW 13–744,900
October 193:30 PMat ClemsonNo. 22ABCL 25–2870,578
October 261:00 PMUCF*
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
W 27–2043,610
November 27:00 PMNo. 3 Florida State
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
ESPNL 3–4946,311
November 148:00 PMat MarylandESPNL 10–1322,510
November 231:00 PMNavy*
  • Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta
L 26–3644,415
November 303:30 PMat Georgia*CBSL 10–1978,062
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time
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RosterEdit

1996 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 1 Carter, QuincyQuincy Carter Fr
FL 2 Hunt, TrotterTrotter Hunt So
TB 3 Rogers, CharlieCharlie Rogers So
FL 9 Steagall, DerrickDerrick Steagall Sr
QB 10 Shaw, BrandonBrandon Shaw So
QB 14 Hamilton, JoeJoe Hamilton 10px Fr
FL 15 Stallworth, DexterDexter Stallworth 10px Sr
QB 18 Thompson, AlexAlex Thompson So
FB 20 Hollomon, CurtisCurtis Hollomon 10px So
FB 21 Haney, ChrisChris Haney 10px Sr
TB 22 Johnson, T. J.T. J. Johnson 10px Jr
TB 23 Williams, C. J.C. J. Williams 10px Jr
T 59 McGee, CurtisCurtis McGee 10px Sr
T 61 Grantham, JohnJohn Grantham Jr
OL 61 Bledsoe, MichaelMichael Bledsoe Fr
T 62 Jackson, SteveSteve Jackson 10px Sr
OL 63 Madigan, BillBill Madigan Fr
G 64 Celaj, KenKen Celaj 10px Jr
OL 65 Brown, ChrisChris Brown Fr
G 66 Knapp, KevinKevin Knapp Fr
OL 67 Mitchell, DanDan Mitchell Fr
G 69 Westmoreland, MarcMarc Westmoreland Sr
OL 70 Key, BrentBrent Key Fr
OL 71 King, NoahNoah King Fr
C 72 Kercher, JimJim Kercher Sr
OL 73 Burks, JasonJason Burks Fr
G 74 Minter, MichaelMichael Minter Sr
OL 75 Castro, TimTim Castro Fr
T 76 Molina, YoelYoel Molina 10px Sr
C 77 Fernandez, AbeAbe Fernandez 10px So
C 78 Page, CraigCraig Page 10px So
SE 81 Middleton, HarveyHarvey Middleton 10px Jr
TE 82 Lillie, MikeMike Lillie Fr
WR 83 Nelson, TitusTitus Nelson Fr
WR 84 Powell, DavidDavid Powell Fr
WR 85 Basquin, BrettBrett Basquin Fr
FL 85 Smrekar, JacobJacob Smrekar Jr
TE 86 Baynham, GrantGrant Baynham 10px Sr
TE 88 Perdoni, JoeJoe Perdoni 10px Fr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
CB 4 Bostic, JasonJason Bostic So
LB 5 Edwards, ChrisChris Edwards Fr
SS 8 Dee, MikeMike Dee 10px Sr
FS 16 Wilkins, BrianBrian Wilkins So
DB 24 Dudley, DerrickDerrick Dudley Fr
DB 25 Tolbert, TroyTroy Tolbert Fr
FS 26 Tillman, TravaresTravares Tillman Fr
FS 27 Caldwell, JerryJerry Caldwell So
LB 28 Clements, JimmyJimmy Clements Sr
SS 29 Joseph, GaryGary Joseph Jr
DB 30 Wilcox, ReggieReggie Wilcox Fr
FS 30 Nelson, RobertRobert Nelson So
LB 35 Brooking, KeithKeith Brooking Jr
LB 49 Ferguson, EdwinEdwin Ferguson So
LB 50 Rogers, RonRon Rogers 10px Jr
DE 52 Andrzejewski, ConradConrad Andrzejewski 10px Fr
NG 54 Roberts, RoderrickRoderrick Roberts So
LB 55 Cameron, DelauntaDelaunta Cameron So
DT 56 Stimson, NateNate Stimson 10px So
LB 58 Robertson, JustinJustin Robertson So
LB 60 Lee, ChrisChris Lee Jr
DE 68 Simmons, DeShaanDeShaan Simmons So
DT 79 Bradford, PatrickPatrick Bradford Jr
NG 90 Balogun, KamalKamal Balogun Sr
DT 92 Shepard, DerrickDerrick Shepard 10px Jr
DL 93 Robinson, TonyTony Robinson Fr
NG 94 Witherspoon, DanDan Witherspoon Jr
DE 95 Miles, JermaineJermaine Miles Sr
DE 97 Claybrooks, FelipeFelipe Claybrooks Fr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
P 2 Williams, RodneyRodney Williams So
K 11 Leone, ChrisChris Leone 10px Sr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

Roster
Last update: 1996-12-29

ReferencesEdit

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