1996 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team

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1996 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
Georgia Tech Outline Interlocking logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1996 record 5–6 (4–4 ACC)
Head coach George O'Leary
Home stadium Bobby Dodd Stadium
(Capacity: 46,000)
Seasons
« 1995 1997 »
1996 ACC football standings
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, Georgia, United States.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 12:00 PM at NC State Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, NC JPS W 28–16   41,500
September 14 7:00 PM Wake Forest Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA W 30–10   45,750
September 21 3:30 PM at #11 North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC ABC L 0–16   50,000
September 26 8:00 PM Duke Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA ESPN W 48–22   44,145
October 5 3:30 PM #12 Virginia Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA ABC W 13–7   44,900
October 19 3:30 PM at Clemson #22 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Rivalry) ABC L 25–28   70,578
October 26 1:00 PM UCF* Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA W 27–20   43,610
November 2 7:00 PM #3 Florida State Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA ESPN L 3–49   46,311
November 14 8:00 PM at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD ESPN L 10–13   22,510
November 23 1:00 PM Navy* Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA L 26–36   44,415
November 30 3:30 PM at Georgia* Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) CBS L 10–19   78,062
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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