1969 South Carolina Gamecocks football team

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1969 South Carolina Gamecocks football
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ACC Champions
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1969 record 7–4 (6–0 ACC)
Head coach Paul Dietzel
Home stadium Williams-Brice Stadium
Seasons
« 1968 1970 »
1969 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
South Carolina 6 0 0     7 4 0
NC State 3 2 1     3 6 1
North Carolina 3 3 0     5 5 0
Clemson 3 3 0     4 6 0
Duke 3 3 1     3 6 1
Maryland 3 3 0     3 7 0
Wake Forest 2 5 0     3 7 0
Virginia 1 5 0     3 7 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1969 South Carolina Gamecocks football team represented the University of South Carolina during the 1969 college football season. Led by head coach Paul Dietzel, the Gamecocks won the ACC championship, were defeated by West Virginia in the Peach Bowl and finished with a record of 7–4.

Schedule[2][edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 20 Duke Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC W 27–20   42,791
September 27 North Carolina Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC W 14–6   42,559
October 4 at #7 Georgia* Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Rivalry) L 16–41   59,452
October 11 NC State Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC W 21–16   42,786
October 18 at Virginia Tech* Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA W 17–16   28,000
October 25 Maryland Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC W 17–0   42,756
November 1 at Florida State* Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL L 9–34   34,519
November 8 at #3 Tennessee* Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN L 14–29   62,868
November 15 at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 24–6   25,000
November 22 Clemson Williams-Brice Stadium • Columbia, SC (Rivalry) W 27–13   42,941
December 30 vs. #19 West Virginia* Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Peach Bowl) L 3–14   48,425
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1969 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ College Football Reference