1982 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1982 Virginia Cavaliers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1982 record 2–9 (1–5 ACC)
Head coach George Welsh (1st season)
Captain Pat Chester, Kevin Riccio[1]
Home stadium Scott Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 1981
1983 →
1982 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Clemson $ 6 0 0     9 1 1
No. 20 Maryland 5 1 0     8 4 0
No. 18 North Carolina 3 3 0     8 4 0
Duke 3 3 0     6 5 0
NC State 3 3 0     6 5 0
Virginia 1 5 0     2 9 0
Wake Forest 0 6 0     3 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Cavaliers were led by first-year head coach George Welsh and played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing in sixth.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 11 at Navy* Navy–Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD L 16–30  
September 18 James Madison* Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA L 17–21  
September 25 at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC L 17–51  
October 2 NC State Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA L 13–16  
October 9 Clemson Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA L 0–48  
October 23 Wake Forest Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA W 34–27  
October 30 VMI* Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA W 37–6  
November 6 at Georgia Tech* Grant FieldAtlanta, GA L 32–38  
November 13 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC (South's Oldest Rivalry) L 14–27  
November 20 No. 19 Maryland Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, VA (Rivalry) L 14–45  
November 25 at Virginia Tech* Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA (Rivalry) L 14–21  
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Source:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 Cavalier Football Fact Book" (PDF). Virginia Cavaliers Athletics. p. 122. 
  2. ^ "1982 Virginia Cavaliers Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 10, 2018.