1963 Clemson Tigers football team

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1963 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1963 record 5–4–1 (5–2 ACC)
Head coach Frank Howard (24th season)
Captain Tracy Childers
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1962
1964 →
1963 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
North Carolina + 6 1 0     9 2 0
NC State + 6 1 0     8 3 0
Clemson 5 2 0     5 4 1
Duke 5 2 0     5 4 1
Maryland 2 5 0     3 7 0
South Carolina 1 5 1     1 8 1
Wake Forest 1 5 0     1 9 0
Virginia 0 5 1     2 7 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1963 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 1963 college football season. The South Carolina game moved from November 23 due to the Assassination of John F. Kennedy.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 21 at No. 4 Oklahoma* Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, Oklahoma L 14–31  
September 28 at No. 9 Georgia Tech* Grant FieldAtlanta (Rivalry) L 0–27  
October 5 NC State Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina (Textile Bowl) L 3–7  
October 12 Georgia* Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Rivalry) T 7–7  
October 19 at Duke Duke StadiumDurham, North Carolina L 30–35  
October 26 Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, Virginia W 35–0  
November 2 Wake Forest Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 36–0  
November 9 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina W 11–7  
November 16 Maryland Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 21–6  
November 28 South Carolina Carolina StadiumColumbia, South Carolina (Battle of the Palmetto State) W 24–20  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1963 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 22, 2013.