1968 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team

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1968 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets logo.svg
Conference Independent
1968 record 4–6
Head coach Bud Carson (2nd season)
Captain Bill Kinard
Joel Stevenson
Home stadium Grant Field
(Capacity: 58,121)
Seasons
← 1967
1969 →
1968 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Penn State         11 0 0
Rutgers         8 2 0
West Texas State         8 2 0
No. 5 Notre Dame         7 2 1
Florida State         8 3 0
Air Force         7 3 0
Army         7 3 0
Buffalo         7 3 0
No. 18 Houston         6 2 2
Utah State         7 3 0
Boston College         7 3 0
VPI         7 4 0
Pacific         6 4 0
Syracuse         6 4 0
Villanova         6 4 0
Xavier         6 4 0
Colgate         5 5 0
Dayton         5 5 0
Miami (FL)         5 5 0
New Mexico State         5 5 0
Georgia Tech         4 6 0
Southern Miss         4 6 0
Holy Cross         3 6 1
San Jose State         3 7 0
Navy         2 8 0
Tulane         2 8 0
Pittsburgh         1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1968 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team represented the Georgia Institute of Technology in the 1968 college football season. The Yellow Jackets were led by second-year head coach Bud Carson and played their home games at Grant Field in Atlanta.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 21 TCU Grant FieldAtlanta W 17–7   43,273
September 28 No. 15 Miami (FL) Grant Field • Atlanta L 7–10   44,774
October 5 Clemson Grant Field • Atlanta (Rivalry) W 24–21   56,116
October 12 No. 10 Tennessee Grant Field • Atlanta (Rivalry) L 7–24   60,011
October 19 at Auburn Legion FieldBirmingham, Alabama (Rivalry) W 21–20   50,000
October 26 Tulanedagger Grant Field • Atlanta W 23–19   47,481
November 2 at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, North Carolina L 30–46   25,000
November 9 Navy Grant Field • Atlanta L 15–35   31,624
November 16 at No. 9 Notre Dame Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, Indiana L 6–34   50,075
November 30 at No. 4 Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) L 8–47   59,537
daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Source:[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1968 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 14, 2017. 
  2. ^ 2011 Georgia Tech Media Guide. p. 172