1993 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1993 Pittsburgh Panthers football
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Conference Big East
1993 record 3-8 (2-5 Big East)
Head coach Johnny Majors (5th year)
Offensive coordinator Ken Karcher (1st year)
Charles Coe (1st year)
Offensive scheme Multiple Pro
Defensive coordinator Chuck Driesbach (1st year)
Base defense Multiple 4-3
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
Seasons
« 1992 1994 »
1993 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#7 West Virginia 7 0 0     11 1 0
#15 Miami (FL) 6 1 0     9 3 0
#13 Boston College 5 2 0     9 3 0
#22 Virginia Tech 4 3 0     9 3 0
Syracuse 3 4 0     6 4 1
Pittsburgh 2 5 0     3 8 0
Rutgers 1 6 0     4 7 0
Temple 0 7 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1993 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1993 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
Thu. Sep. 2 7:30 p.m. at Southern Miss* M.M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS ESPN W 14-10   25,516
Sat. Sep. 11 12:00 p.m. Virginia Tech Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA Big East L 21-63   33,839
Sat. Sep. 18 12:00 p.m. #11 Ohio State* Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA Big East L 28-63   41,511
Sat. Oct. 2 7:00 p.m. #18 Louisville* Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 7-29   28,528
Sat. Oct. 9 1:30 p.m. at #4 Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN NBC L 0-44   59,075
Sat. Oct. 16 12:00 p.m. #24 Syracuse Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) Big East L 21-24   34,268
Sat. Oct. 23 12:00 p.m. at #18 West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Backyard Brawl) Big East L 21-42   65,041
Thu. Oct. 28 7:30 p.m. at Rutgers Giants StadiumEast Rutherford, NJ ESPN W 21-10   20,130
Sat. Nov. 6 12:00 p.m. #4 Miami (FL) Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA Big East L 7-35   32,064
Sat. Nov. 13 1:30 p.m. #22 Boston College Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 0-33   10,892
Sat. Nov. 20 12:00 p.m. at Temple Veterans StadiumPhiladelphia, PA Big East W 28-18   5,435
*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]

1993 Pittsburgh Panthers football staff
Coaching Staff
  • Johnny Majors – Head Coach
  • Steve Bird – Wide Receivers/Kickers
  • Matt Cavanaugh – Tight Ends
  • Charles Coe – Run Offense Coordinator/Running Backs
  • Chuck Driesbach – Defensive Coordinator
  • Jack Henry – Offensive Line
  • Ken Karcher – Pass Offense Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • Tim Lewis – Defensive Secondary
  • John "Rusty" Russell – Linebackers
  • Tom Turchetta – Defensive Line
  Support Staff
  • Alex Kramer – Administrative Assistant
  • Curt Cignetti – Recruiting Coordinator
  • Mike Pettine – Graduate Assistant
  • Jim Shiffer – Graduate Assistant
  Strength and Conditioning Staff
  • Tim Wilson – Strength and Conditioning Coach

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
No Players Selected

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Awards and honors[edit]

References[edit]