1980 Richmond Spiders football team

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1980 Richmond Spiders football
ConferenceIndependents
1980 record5–6 ( )
Head coachDal Shealy (1st season)
Home stadiumCity Stadium
Seasons
← 1979
1981 →
1980 Division I-A independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Pittsburgh           11 1 0
No. 5 Florida State           10 2 0
No. 8 Penn State           10 2 0
No. 9 Notre Dame           9 2 1
No. 18 Miami           9 3 0
Southern Miss           9 3 0
Navy           8 4 0
South Carolina           8 4 0
Virginia Tech           8 4 0
Boston College           7 4 0
Northeast Louisiana           7 4 0
Rutgers           7 4 0
UNLV           7 4 0
Tulane           7 5 0
Colgate           5 4 1
North Texas State           6 5 0
Villanova           6 5 0
West Virginia           6 6 0
Louisville           5 6 0
Richmond           5 6 0
Syracuse           5 6 0
East Carolina           4 7 0
Illinois State           4 7 0
Temple           4 7 0
Army           3 7 1
Holy Cross           3 8 0
Cincinnati           2 9 0
Memphis State           2 9 0
William & Mary           2 9 0
Georgia Tech           1 9 1
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1980 Richmond Spiders football team represented Richmond College during the 1980 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Spiders were led by first-year head coach Dal Shealy and played their home games at City Stadium. The Spiders finished with a 5–6 record.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 6Bowling Green StateW 20–17
September 13at VillanovaW 21–7
September 20at WyomingL 14–35
September 27at West VirginiaL 28–31
October 4at AuburnL 16–55
October 11East Carolina
  • City Stadium
  • Richmond, VA
L 22–24
October 18VMI
  • City Stadium
  • Richmond, VA
L 17–22
October 25Virginia Tech
  • City Stadium
  • Richmond, VA
W 18–7
November 1Cincinnati
  • City Stadium
  • Richmond, VA
W 24–10
November 15at Southern MissL 12–33
November 22William & Mary
W 26–14

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1980 Richmond Spiders Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved July 13, 2019.
  2. ^ "Richmond (VA) Yearly Results". CFB Data Warehouse. Retrieved July 15, 2019.