1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football
Pitt Panthers wordmark.svg
Conference Independent
1990 record 3–7–1
Head coach Paul Hackett (1st year)
Offensive coordinator Bill Meyers (1st year)
Offensive scheme Multiple pro-style
Defensive coordinator Fred von Appen (1st year)
Base defense Multiple
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
Seasons
← 1989
1991 →
1990 Division I-A independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#14 Louisville         10 1 1
#3 Miami         10 2 0
#4 Florida State         10 2 0
#6 Notre Dame         9 3 0
#11 Penn State         9 3 0
Louisiana Tech         8 3 1
Southern Miss         8 4 0
Temple         7 4 0
Syracuse         7 4 2
Army         6 5 0
Northern Illinois         6 5 0
South Carolina         6 5 0
Virginia Tech         6 5 0
East Carolina         5 6 0
Southwestern Louisiana         5 6 0
Navy         5 6 0
Memphis         4 6 1
Boston College         4 7 0
Tulane         4 7 0
West Virginia         4 7 0
Akron         3 7 1
Arkansas State         3 7 1
Pittsburgh         3 7 1
Rutgers         3 8 0
Tulsa         3 8 0
Cincinnati         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1990 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
Sat. Sep. 1 1:30 p.m. Ohio No. 18 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA W 35–3   38,575
Sat. Sep. 8 12:00 p.m. Boston College No. 17 Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA JP Sports W 29–6   35,409
Sat. Sep. 15 2:00 p.m. at No. 14 Oklahoma No. 13 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK CBS L 10–52   71,117
Sat. Sep. 22 12:00 p.m. at Syracuse No. 25 Carrier DomeSyracuse, NY (Rivalry) JP Sports T 20–20   47,996
Sat. Sep. 29 1:30 p.m. West Virginia Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Backyard Brawl) L 24–38   54,869
Sat. Oct. 13 1:30 p.m. Rutgersdagger Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 45–21   32,041
Sat. Oct. 20 1:30 p.m. Louisville Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 20–27   34,261
Sat. Oct. 27 8:00 p.m. No. 3 Notre Dame Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) ESPN L 21–33   56,500
Sat. Nov. 3 3:30 p.m. at No. 8 Miami (FL) Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL L 0–45   50,412
Sat. Nov. 10 12:00 p.m. Temple Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA JP Sports L 18–28   16,375
Sat. Nov. 24 1:00 p.m. at No. 11 Penn State Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA (Rivalry) CBS L 17–22   85,180
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

Coaching staff[edit]

1990 Pittsburgh Panthers football staff
Coaching Staff   Support Staff
  • Alex Kramer – Administrative Assistant
  • Larry Petroff – Recruiting Coordinator
  • Tom Gibbons – Graduate Assistant
  • Dan Maginnis – Graduate Assistant
  • Michael McCarthy – Graduate Assistant
  • Ralph Radtke – Graduate Assistant
  • Shawn Slocum – Graduate Assistant
  Strength and Conditioning Staff
  • Guy Bennardo – Strength and Conditioning Coach

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Mark Gunn Defensive Tackle 4 94 New York Jets
Curvin Richards Running Back 4 97 Dallas Cowboys
Olanda Truitt Wide Receiver 5 125 Los Angeles Raiders
Louis Riddick Defensive Back 9 248 San Francisco 49ers
Brian Greenfield Punter 10 252 Cleveland Browns

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Awards and honors[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1991 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference. Retrieved November 7, 2012.