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1998 NC State Wolfpack football team

The 1998 NC State Wolfpack football team represented North Carolina State University during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season with Mike O'Cain as its head coach. NC State has been a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) since the league's inception in 1953. The Wolfpack played its home games in 1998 at Carter–Finley Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina, which has been NC State football's home stadium since 1966.

1998 NC State Wolfpack football
North Carolina State University Athletic logo.svg
MicronPC Bowl, L 23–46 vs. Miami (FL)
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1998 record7–5 (5–3 ACC)
Head coachMike O'Cain (6th season)
Home stadiumCarter–Finley Stadium
(Capacity: 51,500)
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

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 37:30 PMOhio*W 34–3135,500
September 123:30 PMNo. 2 Florida State
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
ABCW 24–750,800
September 1912:30 PMat Baylor*No. 20FSNL 30–3328,734
October 18:00 PMNo. 11 Syracuse*
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
ESPNW 38–1751,200
October 103:30 PMGeorgia TechNo. 23
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
ABCL 24–4748,600
October 1712:00 PMDuke
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
JPSW 27–2450,200
October 243:30 PMat No. 16 VirginiaABCL 13–2345,900
October 3112:00 PMat ClemsonJPSW 46–3963,624
November 712:00 PMWake Forest
  • Carter–Finley Stadium
  • Raleigh, North Carolina (Rivalry)
JPSW 32–1451,500
November 211:00 PMat MarylandW 35–2121,589
November 281:00 PMvs. North CarolinaABCL 34–3768,797
December 297:30 PMvs. No. 24 Miami (FL)*TBSL 23–4644,387
  • *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 North Carolina State Wolfpack". Total Football Stats. Retrieved November 2, 2014.