1970 Clemson Tigers football team

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1970 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1970 record 3–8 (2–4 ACC)
Head coach Hootie Ingram (1st year)
Captain B. B. Elvington, Jim Sursavage, Ray Yauger
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1969
1971 →
1970 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Wake Forest $ 5 1 0     6 5 0
North Carolina 5 2 0     8 4 0
Duke 5 2 0     6 5 0
South Carolina 3 2 1     4 6 1
NC State 2 3 1     3 7 1
Clemson 2 4 0     3 8 0
Maryland 2 4 0     2 9 0
Virginia 0 6 0     5 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1970 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1970 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 12* The Citadel Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 24–0
34,000
September 19 Virginia Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC W 27–17
30,000
September 26* at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA (Rivalry) L 0–38
55,682
October 3* at #15 Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Rivalry) L 7–28
50,133
October 10* #9 Auburn Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Rivalry) L 0–44
40,000
October 17 at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC L 20–36
18,500
October 24 Duke Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC L 10–24
30,000
October 31 at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD W 24–11
12,500
November 7 at Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL (Rivalry) L 13–38
25,126
November 14 North Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC L 7–42
27,000
November 21 South Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) L 32–38
51,500
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1970 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 25, 2013.