2000 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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2000 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
Oahu Bowl, L 14–27 vs. Georgia
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
2000 record 6–6 (5–3 ACC)
Head coach George Welsh (19th season)
Defensive coordinator Rick Lantz (10th season)
Home stadium Scott Stadium
(Capacity: 61,500)
Seasons
← 1999
2001 →
2000 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 5 Florida State $   8 0         11 2  
No. 17 Georgia Tech   6 2         9 3  
No. 16 Clemson   6 2         9 3  
Virginia   5 3         6 6  
NC State   4 4         8 4  
North Carolina   3 5         6 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Wake Forest   1 7         2 9  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was George Welsh, who retired from coaching after the season. They played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 3:30 PM BYU* Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA (Jim Thorpe Classic) ABC L 35–38   60,435
September 9 3:30 PM Richmond* Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA W 34–6   50,285
September 16 6:00 PM at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC W 26–10   18,776
September 23 3:30 PM No. 11 Clemsondagger Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA ABC L 10–31   60,695
September 30 6:30 PM at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 27–10   20,151
October 7 12:00 PM Maryland Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry) JPS W 31-23   53,655
October 21 3:30 PM at No. 6 Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL (Jefferson-Eppes Trophy) ABC L 3–37   79,121
October 28 12:00 PM North Carolina Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA (South's Oldest Rivalry) JPS W 17–6   56,692
November 6 8:00 PM at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA ESPN L 0–35   41,885
November 18 2:30 PM NC State Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA W 24–17   55,861
November 30 7:30 PM at No. 6 Virginia Tech* Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA (Commonwealth Cup) ESPN L 21–42   56,272
December 24 8:30 PM vs. No. 24 Georgia* Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI (Oahu Bowl) ESPN L 14–37   24,187
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000-01 Results". University of Virginia Department of Athletics. Retrieved October 5, 2012.