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1998 Duke Blue Devils football team

The 1998 Duke Blue Devils football team represented the Duke University in the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team participated as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They played their homes games at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. The team was led by head coach Fred Goldsmith, who was fired after the end of the season.

1998 Duke Blue Devils football
Duke Athletics logo.svg
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1998 record4–7 (2–6 ACC)
Head coachFred Goldsmith
Home stadiumWallace Wade Stadium
(Capacity: 33,941)
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 3 Florida State $+   7 1         11 2  
No. 9 Georgia Tech +   7 1         10 2  
No. 18 Virginia   6 2         9 3  
North Carolina   5 3         7 5  
NC State   5 3         7 5  
Duke   2 6         4 7  
Wake Forest   2 6         3 8  
Clemson   1 7         3 8  
Maryland   1 7         3 8  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 57:00 PMWestern Carolina*W 24–1022,460
September 1212:00 PMat Northwestern*ESPN+W 44–1040,178
September 197:00 PMat No. 11 Florida StatePPVL 13–6280,032
September 2612:00 PMNo. 11 Virginia
  • Wallace Wade Stadium
  • Durham, North Carolina
JPSL 0–2424,380
October 312:00 PMat Georgia TechJPSL 13–4135,724
October 106:30 PMat Wake ForestW 19–1622,037
October 1712:00 PMat NC StateJPSL 24–2750,200
October 241:30 PMClemson
  • Wallace Wade Stadium
  • Durham, North Carolina
W 28–2330,630
October 312:00 PMat Vanderbilt*L 33–3627,214
November 1412:00 PMMaryland
  • Wallace Wade Stadium
  • Durham, North Carolina (Rivalry)
JPSL 20–4215,272
November 2112:00 PMNorth Carolina
JPSL 6–2825,740
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1998 Football Statistics". goduke.com. Archived from the original on August 22, 2000. Retrieved December 4, 2012.