1998 Miami Hurricanes football team

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1998 Miami Hurricanes football
Miami Hurricanes logo.svg
Micron PC Bowl Champions
Micron PC Bowl, W 46–23 vs. NC State
Conference Big East
Ranking
Coaches #21
AP #20
1998 record 9–3 (5–2 Big East)
Head coach Butch Davis
Offensive coordinator Larry Coker
Defensive coordinator Bill Miller
Home stadium Miami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 74,476)
Seasons
« 1997 1999 »
1998 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#25 Syracuse   6 1         8 4  
#20 Miami (FL)   5 2         9 3  
#23 Virginia Tech   5 2         9 3  
West Virginia   5 2         8 4  
Boston College   3 4         4 7  
Rutgers   2 5         5 6  
Temple   2 5         2 9  
Pittsburgh   0 7         2 9  
† – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were coached by head coach Butch Davis and competed in the Big East Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 7:30 PM East Tennessee State* Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL W 66–17   36,617
September 12 3:30 PM at Cincinnati* Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH FSN W 38–12   20,681
September 19 8:00 PM Virginia Tech Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN L 20–27 OT  41,155
October 3 12:00 PM at Rutgers Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, NJ ESPN+ W 53–17   21,419
October 10 3:30 PM #8 Florida State* Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL (Rivalry) CBS L 14–26   63,617
October 24 3:30 PM at #13 West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV CBS W 34–31   60,081
October 31 6:00 PM Boston College #25 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN2 W 35–17   32,917
November 14 4:00 PM at Temple #24 Veterans StadiumPhiladelphia, PA W 42–7   18,734
November 19 8:00 PM Pittsburgh #24 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN W 38–10   38,084
November 28 3:30 PM at #21 Syracuse #19 Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY CBS L 13–66   49,521
December 5 2:00 PM #3 UCLA* Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, FL ESPN W 49–45   46,819
December 29 7:30 PM vs. NC State* #24 Pro Player StadiumMiami Gardens, FL (Micron PC Bowl) TBS W 46–23   44,387
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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