1998 Miami Hurricanes football team

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1998 Miami Hurricanes football
Miami Hurricanes logo.svg
Micron PC Bowl champion
Micron PC Bowl, W 46–23 vs. NC State
Conference Big East
Ranking
Coaches No. 21
AP No. 20
1998 record 9–3 (5–2 Big East)
Head coach Butch Davis
Offensive coordinator Larry Coker
Defensive coordinator Bill Miller
Home stadium Miami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 74,476)
Seasons
« 1997 1999 »
1998 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#25 Syracuse $   6 1         8 4  
#20 Miami (FL)   5 2         9 3  
#23 Virginia Tech   5 2         9 3  
West Virginia   5 2         8 4  
Boston College   3 4         4 7  
Rutgers   2 5         5 6  
Temple   2 5         2 9  
Pittsburgh   0 7         2 9  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were coached by head coach Butch Davis and competed in the Big East Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 7:30 PM East Tennessee State* Miami Orange BowlMiami W 66–17   36,617
September 12 3:30 PM at Cincinnati* Nippert StadiumCincinnati FSN W 38–12   20,681
September 19 8:00 PM Virginia Tech Miami Orange Bowl • Miami ESPN L 20–27 OT  41,155
October 3 12:00 PM at Rutgers Rutgers StadiumPiscataway, New Jersey ESPN+ W 53–17   21,419
October 10 3:30 PM No. 8 Florida State* Miami Orange Bowl • Miami, Florida (Rivalry) CBS L 14–26   63,617
October 24 3:30 PM at No. 13 West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, West Virginia CBS W 34–31   60,081
October 31 6:00 PM Boston College No. 25 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami ESPN2 W 35–17   32,917
November 14 4:00 PM at Temple No. 24 Veterans StadiumPhiladelphia W 42–7   18,734
November 19 8:00 PM Pittsburgh No. 24 Miami Orange Bowl • Miami ESPN W 38–10   38,084
November 28 3:30 PM at No. 21 Syracuse No. 19 Carrier DomeSyracuse, New York CBS L 13–66   49,521
December 5 2:00 PM No. 3 UCLA* Miami Orange Bowl • Miami ESPN W 49–45   46,819
December 29 7:30 PM vs. NC State* No. 24 Pro Player StadiumMiami Gardens, Florida (MicronPC Bowl) TBS W 46–23   44,387
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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