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Virginia Cavaliers (8-5)


Sat. 11/17 Fri. 11/23 Sat. 12/29
@ GaTech
L 27-30
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@ VaTech
L 31-34
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vs. SCar
W 28-0
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Hall of Fame college football coach George Welsh dies

George Welsh, who coached football at Virginia for 19 years and retired as the Atlantic Coast Conference's career victories leader, has died.

The school made the announcement in a release Friday, saying Welsh's family says he died peacefully in Charlottesville on Wednesday. He was 85.

Welsh compiled a 134-86-3 record at Virginia from 1982-2000. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2004, and the school named its indoor practice facility for him when it was completed in 2013.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: B. Perkins2680
Passing TDs: B. Perkins25
Rushing Yards: J. Ellis1026
Rushing TDs: J. Ellis10
Receiving Yards: O. Zaccheaus1058
Receiving TDs: O. Zaccheaus9
Interceptions: J. Thornhill6
Schedule 2018
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/1 vs. Richmond W 42 - 13
9/8 at Indiana L 16 - 20
9/15 vs. Ohio W 45 - 31
9/22 vs. Louisville W 27 - 3
9/29 at North Carolina State L 21 - 35
10/13 vs. 16 Miami (FL) W 16 - 13
10/20 at Duke W 28 - 14
10/27 vs. North Carolina W 31 - 21
11/2 vs. Pittsburgh L 13 - 23
11/10 vs. Liberty W 45 - 24
11/17 at Georgia Tech L 27 - 30
11/23 at Virginia Tech L 31 - 34
12/29 vs. South Carolina W 28 - 0
Atlantic Coast
Atlantic
  Conference Overall
2 Clemson 8-0 15-0
20 Syracuse 6-2 10-3
North Carolina State 5-3 9-4
Boston College 4-4 7-5
Florida State 3-5 5-7
Wake Forest 3-5 7-6
Louisville 0-8 2-10
Coastal
  Conference Overall
Pittsburgh 6-2 7-7
Georgia Tech 5-3 7-6
Virginia 4-4 8-5
Miami (FL) 4-4 7-6
Virginia Tech 4-4 6-7
Duke 3-5 8-5
North Carolina 1-7 2-9
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 5003 (69)
Passing Yards: 2751 (84)
Rushing Yards: 2252 (60)
Points per game: 28.5 (69)
Yards per game: 384.8 (82)
Touchdowns: 45 (61)
Field Goals: 15 (42)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4297 (17)
Passing Yards: 2379 (17)
Rushing Yards: 1918 (54)
Points per game: 20.1 (21)
Yards per game: 330.5 (20)
Touchdowns: 27 (13)
Field Goals: 16 (92)
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