1988 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1988 Georgia Bulldogs football
Gator Bowl champion
Gator Bowl, W 34–27 vs. Michigan State
Conference Southeastern Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 15
AP No. 15
1988 record 9–3 (5–1 SEC)
Head coach Vince Dooley (25th season)
Home stadium Sanford Stadium (82,122)
Seasons
← 1987
1989 →
1988 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Auburn + 6 1 0     10 2 0
No. 19 LSU + 6 1 0     8 4 0
No. 15 Georgia 5 2 0     9 3 0
No. 17 Alabama 4 3 0     9 3 0
Florida 4 3 0     7 5 0
Tennessee 3 4 0     5 6 0
Ole Miss 3 4 0     5 6 0
Kentucky 2 5 0     5 6 0
Vanderbilt 2 5 0     3 8 0
Mississippi State 0 7 0     1 10 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1988 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the University of Georgia during the 1988 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 No. 18 Tennessee No. 12 Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Rivalry) ESPN W 28–17   82,122
September 10 TCU* No. 8 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 38–10   72,680
September 17 at Mississippi State No. 7 Scott FieldStarkville, MS W 42–35   35,364
September 24 at No. 14 South Carolina* No. 6 Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC (Rivalry) TBS L 10–23   74,800
October 1 Ole Miss No. 15 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 36–12   82,077
October 8 Vanderbilt No. 15 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Rivalry) W 41–22   81,804
October 22 at Kentucky No. 11 Commonwealth StadiumLexington, KY TBS L 10–16   50,416
October 29 William & Mary*dagger No. 18 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA W 59–24   80,712
November 5 vs. Florida No. 19 Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Rivalry) TBS W 26–3   81,958
November 12 at No. 9 Auburn No. 17 Jordan–Hare StadiumAuburn, AL (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) CBS L 10–20   85,214
November 26 Georgia Tech* No. 20 Sanford Stadium • Athens, GA (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) TBS W 24–3   82,011
January 1 vs. Michigan State* No. 19 Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Gator Bowl) ESPN W 34–27   76,236
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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