1998 Colorado Buffaloes football team

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1998 Colorado Buffaloes football
Aloha Bowl Champions
Aloha Bowl, W 51–43 vs. Oregon
Conference Big 12 Conference
North Division
1998 record 8–4 (4–4 Big 12)
Head coach Rick Neuheisel
Home stadium Folsom Field
(Capacity: 51,808)
Seasons
« 1997 1999 »
1998 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
North
#10 Kansas State x   8 0         11 2  
#19 Nebraska   5 3         9 4  
#21 Missouri   5 3         8 4  
Colorado   4 4         8 4  
Kansas   1 7         4 7  
Iowa State   1 7         3 8  
South
#11 Texas A&M x   7 1         11 3  
#15 Texas   6 2         9 3  
Texas Tech   4 4         7 5  
Oklahoma State   3 5         5 6  
Oklahoma   3 5         5 6  
Baylor   1 7         2 9  
Championship: Texas A&M 36, Kansas State 33 
† – BCS representative as conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado at Boulder during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team played their home games at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado. They participated in the Big 12 Conference in the North Division. They were coached by head coach Rick Neuheisel, who would resign after the conclusion of the season to become the head coach at Washington.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 8:00 PM vs. #15 Colorado State* Mile High StadiumDenver, CO (Rocky Mountain Showdown) ESPN W 42–14   76,036
September 12 1:00 PM Fresno State* #16 Folsom FieldBoulder, CO W 29–21   42,623
September 19 1:00 PM Utah State* #15 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 25–6   45,298
September 26 8:15 PM Baylor #15 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO FSN W 18–16   46,603
October 3 1:30 PM at Oklahoma #15 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK ABC W 27–25   71,217
October 10 5:00 PM #5 Kansas State #14 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO FX L 9–16   51,581
October 17 11:30 AM #22 Texas Tech #19 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO FSN W 19–17   48,969
October 24 5:00 PM at Kansas #17 Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS FX L 17–33   31,600
November 4 10:30 AM at #18 Missouri Faurot FieldColumbia, MO FSN L 14–38   57,261
November 14 12:30 PM Iowa State Folsom Field • Boulder, CO PPV W 37–8   49,438
November 27 12:30 PM at #14 Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Rivalry) ABC L 14–16   75,958
December 25 1:30 PM vs. #21 Oregon* Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI (Aloha Bowl) ABC W 51–43   34,803
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Colorado football information guide