1999 Virginia Cavaliers football team

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1999 Virginia Cavaliers football
Virginia Cavaliers text logo.svg
MicronPC Bowl, L 21–63 vs. Illinois
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1999 record 7–5 (5–3 ACC)
Head coach George Welsh (18th season)
Defensive coordinator Rick Lantz (9th season)
Home stadium Scott Stadium
(Capacity: 44,000)
Seasons
← 1998
2000 →
1999 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 1 Florida State $#   8 0         12 0  
No. 17 Georgia Tech   5 3         8 4  
Virginia   5 3         7 5  
Clemson   5 3         6 6  
Wake Forest   3 5         7 5  
NC State   3 5         6 6  
Duke   3 5         3 8  
Maryland   2 6         5 6  
North Carolina   2 6         3 8  
  • # – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1999 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia in the 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was George Welsh, they played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 12:00 PM at North Carolina No. 23 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina (South's Oldest Rivalry) ABC W 20–17   59,000
September 11 3:30 PM at Clemson No. 22 Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina ABC L 14–33   66,922
September 18 7:00 PM Wake Forest Scott StadiumCharlottesville, Virginia ESPN2 W 35–7   50,000
September 25 9:00 PM at No. 17 BYU* Cougar StadiumProvo, Utah ESPN2 W 45–40   65,453
October 2 6:00 PM No. 8 Virginia Tech* No. 24 Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, Virginia (Commonwealth Cup) ESPN2 L 7–31   51,800
October 9 1:00 PM Dukedagger Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, Virginia L 17–24 2OT  43,600
October 16 3:30 PM at NC State Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, North Carolina ABC W 47–26   49,507
October 30 7:00 PM No. 1 Florida State Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, Virginia (Jefferson–Eppes Trophy) ESPN L 10–35   47,900
November 6 3:30 PM No. 7 Georgia Tech Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, Virginia ABC W 45–38   44,500
November 13 1:00 PM Buffalo* Scott Stadium • Charlottesville, Virginia W 50–21   40,100
November 20 12:00 PM at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, Maryland (Rivalry) JPS W 34–30   32,334
December 30 6:00 PM vs. Illinois* Pro Player StadiumMiami Gardens, Florida (MicronPC Bowl) TBS L 21–63   31,089
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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