1998 Duke Blue Devils football team

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1998 Duke Blue Devils football
Duke text logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1998 record 4–7 (2–6 ACC)
Head coach Fred Goldsmith
Home stadium Wallace Wade Stadium
(Capacity: 33,941)
Seasons
« 1997 1999 »
1998 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#3 Florida State §   7 1         11 2  
#9 Georgia Tech §   7 1         10 2  
#18 Virginia   6 2         9 3  
North Carolina   5 3         7 5  
NC State   5 3         7 5  
Duke   2 6         4 7  
Wake Forest   2 6         3 8  
Clemson   1 7         3 8  
Maryland   1 7         3 8  
† – BCS representative as champion
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Duke Blue Devils football team represented the Duke University in the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team participated as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They played their homes games at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. The team was led by head coach Fred Goldsmith, who was fired after the end of the season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 Western Carolina* Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC W 24–10   22,460
September 12 12:00 PM at Northwestern* Ryan FieldEvanston, IL ESPN+ W 44–10   40,178
September 19 7:00 PM at #11 Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL PPV L 13–62   80,032
September 26 12:00 PM #11 Virginia Wallace Wade Stadium • Durham, NC JPS L 0–24   24,380
October 3 12:00 PM at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA JPS L 13–41   35,724
October 10 6:30 PM at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 19–16   22,037
October 17 12:00 PM at NC State Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, NC JPS L 24–27   50,200
October 24 1:30 PM Clemson Wallace Wade Stadium • Durham, NC W 28–23   30,630
October 31 2:00 PM at Vanderbilt* Vanderbilt StadiumNashville, TN L 33–36   27,214
November 14 12:00 PM Maryland Wallace Wade Stadium • Durham, NC (Rivalry) JPS L 20–42   15,272
November 21 12:00 PM North Carolina Wallace Wade Stadium • Durham, NC (Victory Bell Game) JPS L 6–28   25,740
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1998 Football Statistics". goduke.com. Archived from the original on August 22, 2000. Retrieved December 4, 2012.