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1997 Big East Conference Schedule and Results

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Record: 41-52, .441 W-L% (9th of 11) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -5.12 (8th of 11) ▪ SOS: -2.94 (8th of 11)

Conference Champion: Syracuse

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Miami (FL) and Syracuse)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Syracuse)

28 Games

Only Ranked Teams ▪ Conference games only
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1 Aug 30, 1997 Sat Virginia Tech 59 @ Rutgers 19
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
2 Sep 6, 1997 Sat Temple 28 Boston College 21
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
3 Sep 13, 1997 Sat Boston College 31 West Virginia 24
4 Sep 13, 1997 Sat (22) Virginia Tech 31 Syracuse 3
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
5 Sep 18, 1997 Thu Pittsburgh 21 (22) Miami (FL) 17
6 Sep 20, 1997 Sat Boston College 35 @ Rutgers 21
7 Sep 20, 1997 Sat (18) Virginia Tech 23 @ Temple 13
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
8 Sep 27, 1997 Sat West Virginia 28 @ Miami (FL) 17
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
9 Oct 4, 1997 Sat Temple 17 Pittsburgh 13
10 Oct 4, 1997 Sat West Virginia 48 Rutgers 0
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
11 Oct 9, 1997 Thu Syracuse 50 @ Rutgers 3
12 Oct 11, 1997 Sat (23) Virginia Tech 17 Boston College 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
13 Oct 18, 1997 Sat Miami (FL) 45 @ Boston College 44
14 Oct 18, 1997 Sat Syracuse 60 Temple 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
15 Oct 25, 1997 Sat Miami (FL) 47 Temple 15
16 Oct 25, 1997 Sat Pittsburgh 55 @ Rutgers 48
17 Oct 25, 1997 Sat (21) West Virginia 30 (19) Virginia Tech 17
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
18 Nov 1, 1997 Sat Boston College 22 Pittsburgh 21
19 Nov 1, 1997 Sat Syracuse 40 (17) West Virginia 10
20 Nov 1, 1997 Sat Temple 49 Rutgers 7
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
21 Nov 8, 1997 Sat (22) Syracuse 20 Boston College 13
22 Nov 8, 1997 Sat (20) Virginia Tech 27 Miami (FL) 25
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
23 Nov 15, 1997 Sat Miami (FL) 51 Rutgers 23
24 Nov 15, 1997 Sat (21) Syracuse 32 @ Pittsburgh 27
25 Nov 15, 1997 Sat West Virginia 41 Temple 21
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
26 Nov 22, 1997 Sat Pittsburgh 30 (19) Virginia Tech 23
Rk Date Day Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
27 Nov 28, 1997 Fri Pittsburgh 41 @ West Virginia 38
28 Nov 29, 1997 Sat (16) Syracuse 33 @ Miami (FL) 13