1973 Clemson Tigers football team

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1973 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1973 record 5–6 (4–2 ACC)
Head coach Red Parker
Captain Mike Buckner, Ken Pengitore
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
« 1972 1974 »
1973 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#16 NC State $ 6 0 0     9 3 0
#20 Maryland 5 1 0     8 4 0
Clemson 4 2 0     5 6 0
Virginia 3 3 0     4 7 0
Duke 1 4 1     2 8 1
North Carolina 1 5 0     4 7 0
Wake Forest 0 5 1     1 9 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1973 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson College during the 1973 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 8* The Citadel Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 14–12
40,000
September 22* at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA L 14–31
48,280
September 29* at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Clemson – Georgia Tech rivalry) L 21–29
48,062
October 6* Texas A&M Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 15–30
30,000
October 13 Virginia Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 32–27
28,000
October 20 at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC W 24–8
33,800
October 27 North Carolina State Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Textile Bowl) L 6–29
34,000
November 3 Wake Forest Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 35–8
23,000
November 10 at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC W 37–29
37,500
November 17 Maryland Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 13–28
31,500
November 24* at South Carolina Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) L 20–32
55,615
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1973 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 25, 2013.