2000 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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2000 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Oahu Bowl, L, 14–27 vs. Georgia
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2000 record 6–6 (5–3 ACC)
Head coach George Welsh
Home stadium Scott Stadium
(Capacity: 61,500)
Seasons
« 1999 2001 »
2000 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#5 Florida State   8 0         11 2  
#16 Clemson   6 2         9 3  
#17 Georgia Tech   6 2         9 3  
Virginia   5 3         6 6  
NC State   4 4         8 4  
North Carolina   3 5         6 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Wake Forest   1 7         2 9  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
† – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's coach was coach George Welsh, who would retire from coaching after the end of the season. They played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 3:30 PM BYU* Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA (Jim Thorpe Classic) ABC L 35–38   60,435
September 9 3:30 PM Richmond* Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA W 34–6   50,285
September 16 6:00 PM at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC W 26–10   18,776
September 23 3:30 PM #11 Clemsondagger Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA ABC L 10–31   60,695
September 30 6:30 PM at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 27–10   20,151
October 7 12:00 PM Maryland Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry) JPS W 31-23   53,655
October 21 3:30 PM at #6 Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL (Jefferson-Eppes Trophy) ABC L 3–37   79,121
October 28 12:00 PM North Carolina Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA (South's Oldest Rivalry) JPS W 17–6   56,692
November 6 8:00 PM at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA ESPN L 0–35   41,885
November 18 2:30 PM NC State Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA W 24–17   55,861
November 30 7:30 PM at #6 Virginia Tech* Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA (Commonwealth Cup) ESPN L 21–42   56,272
December 24 8:30 PM vs. #24 Georgia* Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI (Oahu Bowl) ESPN L 14–37   24,187
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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