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1998 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 57-48, .543 W-L% (4th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 3.06 (5th of 11) ▪ SOS: 2.10 (5th of 11)

Conference Champion: Florida State and Georgia Tech

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Florida State, North Carolina and Virginia)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Florida State, Georgia Tech and Virginia)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Florida State 11 2 .846 7 1 .875 30.8 12.4 20.34 6.57
Georgia Tech 10 2 .833 7 1 .875 35.5 24.6 12.37 1.70
Virginia 9 3 .750 6 2 .750 29.8 20.6 11.22 2.63
North Carolina 7 5 .583 5 3 .625 24.0 23.6 1.61 1.36
North Carolina State 7 5 .583 5 3 .625 30.5 29.3 4.20 3.04
Duke 4 7 .364 2 6 .250 20.8 29.0 -6.93 -0.30
Wake Forest 3 8 .273 2 6 .250 21.4 30.5 -6.45 1.37
Clemson 3 8 .273 1 7 .125 19.8 24.7 -1.95 1.42
Maryland 3 8 .273 1 7 .125 18.4 26.4 -6.90 1.10

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/7 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 Final
Florida State 2 2 11 10 9 8 6 6 5 6 5 5 4 4 2 3
Georgia Tech             25 20 23 23 22 21 17 12 12 9
Virginia 16 12 10 11 10 9 7 16 15 12 21 18 16 14 13 18
North Carolina 12                              
North Carolina State     20     23                    

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1999-01-04 Fiesta Bowl Tennessee 23 Florida State 16 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
1999-01-01 Gator Bowl Georgia Tech 35 Notre Dame 28 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1998-12-31 Peach Bowl Georgia 35 Virginia 33 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
1998-12-29 Micron PC Bowl Miami (FL) 46 North Carolina State 23 Micron PC Bowl (Miami, FL)
1998-12-19 Las Vegas Bowl North Carolina 20 San Diego State 13 Las Vegas Bowl (Las Vegas, NV)

Conference Leaders

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Total Yards Per Play

1. Jamie Barnette (North Carolina State) 6.9

Punt Return Touchdowns

1. Charlie Rogers (Georgia Tech) 2
  Torry Holt (North Carolina State) 2