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1998 Air Force Falcons football team

The 1998 Air Force Falcons football team represented the United States Air Force Academy in the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season.[1]

1998 Air Force Falcons football
WAC champion
WAC Mountain Division champion
Oahu Bowl champion
Oahu Bowl, W 45-24 vs Washington
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
1998 record12–1 (7–1 WAC)
Head coachFisher DeBerry
Home stadiumFalcon Stadium
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Mountain Division
No. 13 Air Force x$   7 1         12 1  
Wyoming   6 2         8 3  
Colorado State   5 3         8 4  
Rice   5 3         5 6  
TCU   4 4         7 5  
Tulsa   2 6         4 7  
SMU   1 1         0 1  
UNLV   0 8         0 11  
Pacific Division
BYU xy   7 1         9 5  
San Diego State x   7 1         7 5  
Utah   5 3         7 4  
Fresno State   5 3         5 6  
San Jose State   3 5         4 8  
UTEP   3 5         3 8  
New Mexico   1 7         3 9  
Hawaii   0 8         0 12  
Championship: Air Force 20, BYU 13
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 5Wake Forest*W 42–0
September 12at UNLVW 52–10
September 17Colorado StateW 30–27
September 26at TCUNo. 23L 34–35
October 3New MexicoW 56–14
October 10Navy*W 49–7
October 24at TulsaW 42–21
October 31SMUW 31–7
November 7at Army*No. 25W 35–7
November 14at No. 25 WyomingNo. 23W 10–3
November 21RiceNo. 20W 22–16
December 5vs. BYUNo. 17W 20–13
December 25vs. WashingtonNo. 16W 43–25
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

PersonnelEdit

1998 Air Force Falcons football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
OL Frank Mindrup Sr
QB 11 Blane Morgan Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Awards/HonorsEdit

Frank Mindrup

  • 3rd Team All-American (AFF)
  • 2nd Team All-WAC


ReferencesEdit