1966 Clemson Tigers football team

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1966 Clemson Tigers football
ACC champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1966 record6–4 (6–1 ACC)
Head coachFrank Howard (27th season)
CaptainMike Facciolo
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1965
1967 →
1966 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Clemson $   6 1         6 4  
NC State   5 2         5 5  
Maryland   3 3         4 6  
Virginia   3 3         4 6  
Duke   2 3         5 5  
Wake Forest   2 4         3 7  
South Carolina   1 3         1 9  
North Carolina   1 4         2 8  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1966 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 1966 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 24 Virginia Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 40–35
October 1* at #9 Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (rivalry) L 12–13
October 8* at #4 Alabama Denny StadiumTuscaloosa, AL (rivalry) L 0–26
October 15 Duke Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC W 9–6
October 22* at #5 USC Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 0–30
October 29 at Wake Forest Bowman Gray StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 23–21
November 5 North Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC W 27–3
November 12 at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD W 14–10
November 19 at NC State Carter StadiumRaleigh, NC (rivalry) L 14–23
November 26 South Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) W 35–10
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1966 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 24, 2013.