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1998 Washington Huskies football team

The 1998 Washington Huskies football team was an American football team that represented the University of Washington during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. In its sixth season under head coach Jim Lambright, the team compiled a 6–6 record, finished in a tie for fifth place in the Pacific-10 Conference, and was outscored by its opponents by a combined total of 343 to 303.[1] Joe Jarzynka was selected as the team's most valuable player. Nigel Burton, Reggie Davis, Brock Huard, and Lester Towns were the team captains.

1998 Washington Huskies football
Washington Huskies logo.svg
Oahu Bowl, L 25–45 vs. Air Force
ConferencePacific-10
1998 record6–6 (4–4 Pac-10)
Head coachJim Lambright (6th season)
Offensive coordinatorScott Linehan (3rd season)
Defensive coordinatorRandy Hart (4th season)
MVPJoe Jarzynka
CaptainLester Towns
CaptainBrock Huard
CaptainNigel Burton
CaptainReggie Davis
Home stadiumHusky Stadium
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

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 57:15 PMat No. 8 Arizona StateNo. 18FSNW 42–3872,118
September 1912:30 PMBYU*No. 9ABCW 20–1071,297
September 2612:30 PMat No. 2 Nebraska*No. 8ABCL 7–5576,372
October 37:00 PMNo. 14 ArizonaNo. 20
  • Husky Stadium
  • Seattle, WA
FSNL 28–3171,469
October 1012:30 PMUtah State*
  • Husky Stadium
  • Seattle, WA
W 53–1270,210
October 173:30 PMCalifornia
  • Husky Stadium
  • Seattle, WA
FSNW 21–1371,215
October 2412:30 PMOregon State 
  • Husky Stadium
  • Seattle, WA
W 35–3471,552
October 3112:30 PMat USCABCL 10–3362,276
November 712:30 PMat No. 21 OregonABCL 22–2746,031
November 1412:30 PMNo. 3 UCLA
  • Husky Stadium
  • Seattle, WA
ABCL 24–3672,391
November 2112:30 PMat Washington StateABCW 16–937,251
December 255:30 PMvs. No. 16 Air Force*ESPNL 25–4546,451

RosterEdit

1998 Washington Huskies football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 7 Brock Huard Jr
WR 80 Dane Looker Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 95 Jabari Issa Jr
LB 17 Lester Towns Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Washington Yearly Results (1995–1999)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved December 15, 2015.