1998 Colorado Buffaloes football team

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1998 Colorado Buffaloes football
Aloha Bowl champion
Aloha Bowl, W 51–43 vs. Oregon
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
DivisionNorth Division
1998 record8–4 (4–4 Big 12)
Head coachRick Neuheisel (4th season)
Offensive coordinatorKarl Dorrell (4th season)
Defensive coordinatorA. J. Christoff (4th season)
Home stadiumFolsom Field
(Capacity: 51,808)
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
No. 10 Kansas State x   8 0         11 2  
No. 19 Nebraska   5 3         9 4  
No. 21 Missouri   5 3         8 4  
Colorado   4 4         8 4  
Kansas   1 7         4 7  
Iowa State   1 7         3 8  
Southern Division
No. 11 Texas A&M x$   7 1         11 3  
No. 15 Texas   6 2         9 3  
Texas Tech   4 4         7 5  
Oklahoma State   3 5         5 6  
Oklahoma   3 5         5 6  
Baylor   1 7         2 9  
Championship: Texas A&M 36, Kansas State 33 
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado at Boulder during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team played their home games at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado. They participated in the Big 12 Conference in the North Division. They were coached by head coach Rick Neuheisel, who would resign after the conclusion of the season to become the head coach at Washington.

Schedule[edit]

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 58:00 PMvs. No. 15 Colorado State*ESPNW 42–1476,036
September 121:00 PMFresno State*No. 16W 29–2142,623
September 191:00 PMUtah State*No. 15
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
W 25–645,298
September 268:15 PMBaylorNo. 15
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
FSNW 18–1646,603
October 31:30 PMat OklahomaNo. 15ABCW 27–2571,217
October 105:00 PMNo. 5 Kansas StateNo. 14
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
FXL 9–1651,581
October 1711:30 AMNo. 22 Texas TechNo. 19
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
FSNW 19–1748,969
October 245:00 PMat KansasNo. 17FXL 17–3331,600
November 410:30 AMat No. 18 MissouriFSNL 14–3857,261
November 1412:30 PMIowa State
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
PPVW 37–849,438
November 2712:30 PMat No. 14 NebraskaABCL 14–1675,958
December 251:30 PMvs. No. 21 Oregon*ABCW 51–4334,803

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Colorado football information guide