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1978 Pittsburgh Panthers Schedule and Results

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (33rd of 138)
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jackie Sherrill (8-4)

PS/G: 21.9 (55th of 138) ▪ PA/G: 15.6 (29th of 138)
SRS: 9.68 (31st of 138) ▪ SOS: 4.09 (56th of 138)

Bowl Game: Lost Tangerine Bowl 30-17 versus North Carolina State

AP Poll Summary

Pre 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
14 14 11 9 9 9 15 15 19 20 18 15 16 16  

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 16, 1978 Sat (14) Pittsburgh @ Tulane Ind W 24 6 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 23, 1978 Sat (11) Pittsburgh Temple Ind W 20 12 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 30, 1978 Sat (9) Pittsburgh North Carolina ACC W 20 16 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 7, 1978 Sat (9) Pittsburgh @ Boston College Ind W 32 15 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 14, 1978 Sat (9) Pittsburgh @ Notre Dame Ind L 17 26 4 1 0 L 1
6 Oct 21, 1978 Sat (15) Pittsburgh Florida State Ind W 7 3 5 1 0 W 1
7 Oct 28, 1978 Sat (15) Pittsburgh @ (18) Navy Ind L 11 21 5 2 0 L 1
8 Nov 4, 1978 Sat (19) Pittsburgh @ Syracuse Ind W 18 17 6 2 0 W 1
9 Nov 11, 1978 Sat (20) Pittsburgh West Virginia Ind W 52 7 7 2 0 W 2
10 Nov 18, 1978 Sat (18) Pittsburgh Army Ind W 35 17 8 2 0 W 3
11 Nov 25, 1978 Sat (15) Pittsburgh @ (1) Penn State Ind L 10 17 8 3 0 L 1
12 Dec 23, 1978 Sat (16) Pittsburgh N North Carolina State ACC L 17 30 8 4 0 L 2 Tangerine Bowl (Orlando, FL)