1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football
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Conference Independent
1990 record 3–7–1
Head coach Paul Hackett (1st year)
Offensive coordinator Bill Meyers (1st year)
Offensive scheme Multiple Pro
Defensive coordinator Fred von Appen (1st year)
Base defense Multiple
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
Seasons
« 1989 1991 »
1990 Division I-A independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#14 Louisville         10 1 1
#3 Miami         10 2 0
#4 Florida State         10 2 0
#6 Notre Dame         9 3 0
#11 Penn State         9 3 0
Louisiana Tech         8 3 1
Southern Miss         8 4 0
Temple         7 4 0
Syracuse         7 4 2
Army         6 5 0
Northern Illinois         6 5 0
South Carolina         6 5 0
Virginia Tech         6 5 0
East Carolina         5 6 0
Southwestern Louisiana         5 6 0
Navy         5 6 0
Memphis         4 6 1
Boston College         4 7 0
Tulane         4 7 0
West Virginia         4 7 0
Akron         3 7 1
Arkansas State         3 7 1
Pittsburgh         3 7 1
Rutgers         3 8 0
Tulsa         3 8 0
Cincinnati         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1990 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
Sat. Sep. 1 1:30 p.m. Ohio #18 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA W 35–3   38,575
Sat. Sep. 8 12:00 p.m. Boston College #17 Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA JPS W 29–6   35,409
Sat. Sep. 15 2:00 p.m. at #14 Oklahoma #13 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK CBS L 10–52   71,117
Sat. Sep. 22 12:00 p.m. at Syracuse #25 Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY (Rivalry) JPS T 20–20   47,996
Sat. Sep. 29 1:30 p.m. West Virginia Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Backyard Brawl) L 24–38   54,869
Sat. Oct. 13 1:30 p.m. Rutgersdagger Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 45–21   32,041
Sat. Oct. 20 1:30 p.m. Louisville Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 20–27   34,261
Sat. Oct. 27 8:00 p.m. #3 Notre Dame Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) ESPN L 21–33   56,500
Sat. Nov. 3 3:30 p.m. at #8 Miami (FL) Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL L 0–45   50,412
Sat. Nov. 10 12:00 p.m. Temple Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA JPS L 18–28   16,375
Sat. Nov. 24 1:00 p.m. at #11 Penn State Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA (Rivalry) CBS L 17–22   85,180
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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Coaching staff[edit]

1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football staff
Coaching Staff   Support Staff
  • Alex Kramer – Administrative Assistant
  • Larry Petroff – Recruiting Coordinator
  • Tom Gibbons – Graduate Assistant
  • Dan Maginnis – Graduate Assistant
  • Michael McCarthy – Graduate Assistant
  • Ralph Radtke – Graduate Assistant
  • Shawn Slocum – Graduate Assistant
  Strength and Conditioning Staff
  • Guy Bennardo – Strength and Conditioning Coach

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Mark Gunn Defensive Tackle 4 94 New York Jets
Curvin Richards Running Back 4 97 Dallas Cowboys
Olanda Truitt Wide Receiver 5 125 Los Angeles Raiders
Louis Riddick Defensive Back 9 248 San Francisco 49ers
Brian Greenfield Punter 10 252 Cleveland Browns

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Awards and honors[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pittsburgh". College Football Reference. Retrieved November 7, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1991 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference. Retrieved November 7, 2012.