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1990 Independent Year Summary

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Record: 149-138-8, .519 W-L% (3rd of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 0.23 (7th of 10) ▪ SOS: -0.51 (7th of 10)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Florida State, Miami (FL), Notre Dame, Penn State, Pittsburgh and West Virginia)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Florida State, Louisville, Miami (FL), Notre Dame and Penn State)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Louisville 10 1 1 .875 0 0 0 28.8 12.4 7.93 -4.41
Florida State 10 2 0 .833 0 0 0 38.3 17.2 16.94 2.27
Miami (FL) 10 2 0 .833 0 0 0 37.3 15.3 23.90 7.90
Notre Dame 9 3 0 .750 0 0 0 29.9 21.6 17.07 9.23
Penn State 9 3 0 .750 0 0 0 24.8 14.9 14.37 5.87
Louisiana Tech 8 3 1 .708 0 0 0 30.4 18.3 2.37 -7.05
Southern Mississippi 8 4 0 .667 0 0 0 18.3 14.3 4.21 0.13
Temple 7 4 0 .636 0 0 0 23.7 24.5 1.88 0.88
Syracuse 7 4 2 .615 0 0 0 26.2 16.4 8.64 2.02
Army 6 5 0 .545 0 0 0 26.8 24.0 -6.45 -7.63
Northern Illinois 6 5 0 .545 0 0 0 30.3 23.6 -2.75 -5.75
South Carolina 6 5 0 .545 0 0 0 25.6 21.5 6.84 3.12
Virginia Tech 6 5 0 .545 0 0 0 22.3 20.6 7.20 5.10
East Carolina 5 6 0 .455 0 0 0 23.1 24.3 -1.13 0.41
Louisiana-Lafayette 5 6 0 .455 0 0 0 17.9 22.0 -5.37 -2.55
Navy 5 6 0 .455 0 0 0 19.0 26.7 -10.19 -5.37
Memphis 4 6 1 .409 0 0 0 19.3 21.2 -4.29 -1.93
Boston College 4 7 0 .364 0 0 0 17.3 26.2 -4.14 3.59
Tulane 4 7 0 .364 0 0 0 21.5 23.0 -3.75 -1.21
West Virginia 4 7 0 .364 0 0 0 19.7 21.6 -3.32 -0.42
Akron 3 7 1 .318 0 0 0 21.2 23.9 -11.15 -9.15
Arkansas State 3 7 1 .318 0 0 0 18.2 28.5 -14.84 -6.84
Pittsburgh 3 7 1 .318 0 0 0 21.8 26.6 2.22 4.40
Rutgers 3 8 0 .273 0 0 0 15.7 27.5 -10.44 -0.71
Tulsa 3 8 0 .273 0 0 0 16.6 25.5 -10.95 -3.67
Cincinnati 1 10 0 .091 0 0 0 15.6 41.8 -18.87 -1.60

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/4 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
Miami (FL) 1 1 10 9 10 9 3 2 8 8 5 3 2 3 4 3
Florida State 4 3 3 2 2 2 10 7 12 12 12 9 8 8 6 4
Notre Dame 2 2 1 1 1 1 8 6 3 2 1 1 7 7 5 6
Penn State 21 21               24 21 18 11 10 7 11
Louisville                   25 22 20 20 17 18 14
Pittsburgh 18 17 13 25                        
South Carolina         25                      
Southern Mississippi                       25 25 24 23  
West Virginia 25 25                            

7 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1991-01-01 Cotton Bowl Miami (FL) 46 Texas 3 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1991-01-01 Fiesta Bowl Louisville 34 Alabama 7 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
1991-01-01 Orange Bowl Colorado 10 Notre Dame 9 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1990-12-28 All-American Bowl North Carolina State 31 Southern Mississippi 27 All-American Bowl (Birmingham, AL)
1990-12-28 Blockbuster Bowl Florida State 24 Penn State 17 Blockbuster Bowl (Miami, FL)
1990-12-25 Aloha Bowl Syracuse 28 Arizona 0 Aloha Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
1990-12-15 Independence Bowl Maryland 34 Louisiana Tech 34 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Casey Weldon (Florida State) 152.7
2. Craig Erickson (Miami (FL)) 144.0
3. Rick Mirer (Notre Dame) 138.8
4. Browning Nagle (Louisville) 135.9
5. Brad Johnson (Florida State) 135.5
6. Bobby Fuller (South Carolina) 134.4
7. Marvin Graves (Syracuse) 133.2
8. Will Furrer (Virginia Tech) 132.4
9. Gene Johnson (Louisiana Tech) 124.2
10. Tom Tarver (Rutgers) 121.6

Total Yards Per Play

1. Craig Erickson (Miami (FL)) 7.7

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Kerry Valrie (Southern Mississippi) 2
  Terrell Buckley (Florida State) 2