1997 Miami Hurricanes football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
1997 Miami Hurricanes football
Miami Hurricanes logo.svg
ConferenceBig East Conference
1997 record5–6 (3–4 Big East)
Head coachButch Davis (3rd season)
Offensive coordinatorLarry Coker (3rd season)
Defensive coordinatorBill Miller (3rd season)
Home stadiumMiami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 74,476)
Seasons
← 1996
1998 →
1997 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 21 Syracuse $   6 1         9 4  
No. 23 Virginia Tech   5 2         7 5  
West Virginia   4 3         7 5  
Pittsburgh   4 3         6 6  
Miami (FL)   3 4         5 6  
Boston College   3 4         4 7  
Temple   3 4         3 8  
Rutgers   0 7         0 11  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami during the 1997 NCAA Division I FBS football season. It was the Hurricanes' 72nd season of football and 7th as a member of the Big East Conference. The Hurricanes were led by third-year head coach Butch Davis and played their home games at the Orange Bowl. They finished the season 5–6 overall and 3-4 in the Big East to finish in a three-way tie for fifth place.

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 303:30 PMat Baylor*No. 14ABCW 45–1436,750
September 133:30 PMNo. 24 Arizona State*No. 13CBSL 12–2342,219
September 188:00 PMat PittsburghNo. 22ESPNL 17–2140,194
September 273:30 PMWest Virginia
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
CBSL 17–2839,270
October 43:30 PMat No. 4 Florida State*ABCL 0–4780,165
October 1812:00 PMat Boston CollegeCBSW 45–44 2OT40,006
October 2512:00 PMTemple
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
ESPN+W 47–1526,351
November 14:00 PMArkansas State*
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
W 42–1026,351
November 86:00 PMat No. 20 Virginia TechESPN2L 25–2753,177
November 1512:00 PMRutgersdagger
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
ESPN+W 51–2319,949
November 293:30 PMNo. 16 Syracuse
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
CBSL 13–3325,147
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-21. Retrieved 2012-09-21.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)