1998 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team

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1998 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
Georgia Tech Outline Interlocking logo.svg
Gator Bowl, W 35–28 vs. Notre Dame
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches #11
AP #9
1998 record 10–2 (7–1 ACC)
Head coach George O'Leary
Home stadium Bobby Dodd Stadium
(Capacity: 46,000)
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 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team represented the Georgia Institute of Technology in the 1998 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 5 3:30 PM Boston College* Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA ABC L 31–41   38,229
September 12 7:00 PM New Mexico State* Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA W 42–7   36,382
September 26 7:30 PM at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC ESPN W 43–21   59,500
October 3 12:00 PM Duke Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA JPS W 41-13   35,724
October 10 3:30 PM at #23 NC State Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, NC ABC W 47–24   48,600
October 17 3:30 PM #7 Virginia #25 Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA ABC W 41–38   46,018
October 24 7:00 PM #6 Florida State #20 Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA ESPN L 7–34   46,362
October 31 12:00 PM at Maryland #23 Ravens StadiumBaltimore, MD ABC W 31–14   25,183
November 12 8:00 PM at Clemson #22 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Rivalry) ESPN W 24–21   62,012
November 21 1:00 PM Wake Forest #21 Bobby Dodd Stadium • Atlanta, GA W 63–35   40,110
November 28 12:00 PM at #12 Georgia* #17 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) CBS W 21–19   86,117
January 1 12:30 PM vs. #17 Notre Dame* #12 Alltel StadiumJacksonville, FL (Gator Bowl) NBC W 35–28   70,791
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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