1968 Pittsburgh Panthers football team

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1968 Pittsburgh Panthers football
Pitt Panthers wordmark.svg
Conference Independent
1968 record 1–9
Head coach Dave Hart (3rd season)
Home stadium Pitt Stadium
(Capacity: 56,500)
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 Pittsburgh Panthers football team represented the University of Pittsburgh in the 1968 college football season. The team compiled a 1–9 record under head coach Dave Hart. The team's statistical leaders included Dave Havern with 1,810 passing yards and Denny Ferris with 472 rushing yards.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 21 at No. 16 UCLA Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 63–7    
September 28 West Virginia Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA (Backyard Brawl) L 15–38    
October 5 William & Mary Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA W 14–3    
October 12 at No. 15 Syracuse Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 17–50    
October 19 at Navy Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD L 16–17    
October 26 Air Force Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 14–27    
November 1 at Miami (FL) Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL L 0–48    
November 9 at No. 12 Notre Dame Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN (Rivalry) L 7–56    
November 16 Army Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA L 0–26    
November 23 No. 3 Penn State Pitt Stadium • Pittsburgh, PA (rivalry) L 9–65    
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1968 Pittsburgh Panthers Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. May 21, 2016.