1998 Drake Bulldogs football team

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1998 Drake Bulldogs football
PFL champion
Conference Pioneer Football League
1998 record 7–3 (4–0 PFL)
Head coach Rob Ash (6th season)
Home stadium Drake Stadium
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 Pioneer Football League standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Drake $   4 0         7 3  
Dayton   3 1         6 4  
Valparaiso   2 2         5 6  
Butler   1 3         4 6  
San Diego   0 4         2 8  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – Division I-AA playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network poll

The 1998 Drake Bulldogs football team represented Drake University during the 1998 NCAA Division I-AA football season. It was the 105th year for the football program. The season ended with a 7–3 record and a Pioneer Football League Championship. The Bulldogs were chosen as a 1998 Sports Network Cup Finalist, finishing second to Robert Morris in both overall votes and first place votes.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 5 1:00 p.m. Morningside* Drake StadiumDes Moines, IA W 12–0   4,165
September 12 1:00 p.m. Saint Ambrose* Drake Stadium • Des Moines, IA L 18–24   4,166
September 19 1:00 p.m. Wisconsin–LaCrosse* Drake Stadium • Des Moines, IA W 28–21   3,578
September 26 1:00 p.m. at Quincy* QU StadiumQuincy, IL W 59–34   1,100
October 3 1:00 p.m. Valparaisodagger Drake Stadium • Des Moines, IA W 38–18   3,341
October 10 12:00 p.m. at Dayton Welcome StadiumDayton, OH W 28–21   4,284
October 24 1:00 p.m. San Diego Drake Stadium • Des Moines, IA W 37–13   5,415
October 31 1:00 p.m. at Butler Butler BowlIndianapolis, IN W 41–7   4,276
November 7 3:00 p.m. at Saint Mary's* Saint Mary's StadiumMoraga, CA L 21–27   1,150
November 14 12:00 p.m. at Towson* Johnny Unitas StadiumTowson, MD L 14–17   2,145
*Non-conference game. All times are in Central Time Zone.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Drake Bulldogs Football". www.drakebulldogs.org. 2008-01-01. Retrieved 2008-01-01.