| 7–4 (5–3 ACC)|| Rick Lantz (7th year)|
| Atlantic Coast Conference|
George Welsh (16th year)
1997 Virginia Cavaliers football team Wikipedia
The 1997 Virginia Cavaliers football team represented the University of Virginia during the 1997 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head coach was George Welsh. They played their home games at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Virginia.