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The 1998 Oregon Ducks football team represented the University of Oregon during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. They were led by head coach Mike Bellotti, who was in his 4th season as head coach of the Ducks. They played their home games at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon and participated as members of the Pacific-10 Conference.

1998 Oregon Ducks football
Oregon Ducks logo.svg
Aloha Bowl, L 43–51 vs. Colorado
ConferencePacific-10
1998 record8–4 (5–3 Pac-10)
Head coachMike Bellotti (4th season)
Offensive coordinatorJeff Tedford (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorBob Foster (1st season)
MVPAkili Smith
Home stadiumAutzen Stadium
(Capacity: 41,698)
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 8 UCLA $   8 0         10 2  
No. 4 Arizona   7 1         12 1  
Oregon   5 3         8 4  
USC   5 3         8 5  
Washington   4 4         6 6  
Arizona State   4 4         5 6  
California   3 5         5 6  
Oregon State   2 6         5 6  
Stanford   2 6         3 8  
Washington State   0 8         3 8  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 512:30 PMNo. 23 Michigan State*ABCW 48–1443,634
September 125:30 PMat UTEP*No. 24OSNW 33–2625,906
September 192:00 PMSan Jose State*No. 22
  • Autzen Stadium
  • Eugene, Oregon
W 58–341,868
September 261:00 PMStanfordNo. 20
  • Autzen Stadium
  • Eugene, Oregon
FSNNWW 63–2843,948
October 102:00 PMat Washington StateNo. 15W 51–2937,196
October 1712:30 PMat No. 2 UCLANo. 11ABCL 38–41 OT75,367
October 243:30 PMUSCNo. 12
  • Autzen Stadium
  • Eugene, Oregon
FSNW 17–1345,807
October 313:30 PMat No. 13 ArizonaNo. 12FSNL 3–3844,931
November 712:30 PMWashingtonNo. 21
  • Autzen Stadium
  • Eugene, Oregon (Rivalry)
ABCW 27–2246,031
November 141:00 PMArizona StateNo. 20
  • Autzen Stadium
  • Eugene, Oregon
W 51–1943,723
November 213:30 PMat Oregon StateNo. 15FSNL 41–44 2OT37,777
December 2512:30 PMvs. Colorado*No. 21ABCL 43–5138,803
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Pacific time

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RosterEdit

1998 Oregon Ducks football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB Akili Smith
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

Game summariesEdit

USCEdit

USC at #14 Oregon
1 234Total
USC 0 1003 13
Oregon 0 377 17

Oregon snapped a three-game losing streak to USC.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2011 Oregon football multi-media guide