1976 Clemson Tigers football team

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1976 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1976 record 3–6–2 (0–4–1 ACC)
Head coach Red Parker (4th year)
Captain Malcolm Marler, Mike O'Cain, Randy Scott, Joey Walters
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1975
1977 →
1976 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#13 Maryland $ 5 0 0     11 1 0
North Carolina 4 1 0     9 3 0
Wake Forest 3 3 0     5 6 0
Duke 2 3 1     5 5 1
NC State 2 3 0     3 7 1
Virginia 1 3 0     2 9 0
Clemson 0 4 1     3 6 2
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

The 1976 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 1976 NCAA Division I football season .

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 11* The Citadel Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 10–7
45,600
September 18* #9 Georgia Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Rivalry) L 0–41
41,000
September 25* at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, GA (Rivalry) T 24–24
43,397
October 2* at Tennessee Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN L 19–21
78,161
October 9 at Wake Forest Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC L 14–20
18,000
October 16 Duke Memorial StadiumClemson, SC T 18–18
41,500
October 23 at NC State Carter StadiumRaleigh, NC (Textile Bowl) L 21–38
36,500
October 30* at Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL (Rivalry) W 15–12
21,473
November 6 North Carolina Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 23–27
39,200
November 13 at #6 Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 0–20
40,288
November 20* South Carolina Memorial StadiumClemson, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) W 28–9
54,129
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1976 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 25, 2013.