1979 The Citadel Bulldogs football team

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1979 The Citadel Bulldogs football
Conference Southern Conference
1979 record 6–5 (4–2 SoCon)
Head coach Art Baker (2nd season)
Offensive coordinator Ralph Friedgen (1st season)
Home stadium Johnson Hagood Stadium
Seasons
← 1978
1980 →
1979 Southern Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Chattanooga $ 5 1 0     9 2 0
VMI 4 1 0     6 4 1
The Citadel 4 2 0     6 5 0
Furman 4 3 0     5 6 0
Appalachian State 3 4 0     3 8 0
East Tennessee State 2 3 0     7 4 0
Western Carolina 2 4 0     6 5 0
Marshall 0 6 0     1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1979 The Citadel Bulldogs football team represented The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in the 1979 NCAA Division I-A football season. Art Baker served as head coach for the second season. The Bulldogs played as members of the Southern Conference and played home games at Johnson Hagood Stadium.[1][2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 8 Presbyterian* Johnson Hagood StadiumCharleston, SC L 13–21    
September 15 at Navy* Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD L 7–26    
September 22 at Vanderbilt* Dudley FieldNashville, TN W 27–14    
September 29 Appalachian State Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 24–23    
October 6 Western Carolina Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 21–19    
October 13 at East Carolina* Dowdy–Ficklen StadiumGreenville, NC L 7–49    
October 20 VMI Alumni Memorial Field • Lexington, Virginia (Military Classic of the South) W 37–6    
October 27 Wofford* Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC W 49–30    
November 3 at Marshall Fairfield StadiumHuntington, WV W 17–16    
November 10 at Chattanooga Chamberlain FieldChattanooga, TN L 7–28    
November 17 Furmandagger Johnson Hagood Stadium • Charleston, SC (Rivalry) L 44–45   20,130
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Citadel Football Media Guide. The Citadel. p. 152. Retrieved January 24, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Milestones". The Citadel Football Association. Archived from the original on 2016-01-23. Retrieved January 24, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Citadel Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on 2015-12-26. Retrieved January 24, 2016.