1992 Clemson Tigers football team

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1992 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1992 record 5–6 (3–5 ACC)
Head coach Ken Hatfield (3rd season)
Captain Robert O'Neal
Captain Daniel Telley
Captain Wayne Simmons
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (c. 81,473, grass)
Seasons
← 1991
1993 →
1992 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 2 Florida State $ 8 0 0     11 1 0
No. 17 NC State 6 2 0     9 3 1
No. 19 North Carolina 5 3 0     9 3 0
No. 25 Wake Forest 4 4 0     8 4 0
Virginia 4 4 0     7 4 0
Georgia Tech 4 4 0     5 6 0
Clemson 3 5 0     5 6 0
Maryland 2 6 0     3 8 0
Duke 0 8 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1992 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season. At the time, the comeback against Virginia was the largest comeback margin in school history.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 1:00 p.m. Ball State* No. 13 Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina W 24–10   69,077
September 12 7:30 p.m. No. 5 Florida State No. 15 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Rivalry) ESPN L 20–24   83,170
September 26 7:30 p.m. at Georgia Tech No. 16 Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta (Rivalry) ESPN L 16–20   46,033
October 3 1:00 p.m. Chattanooga* No. 25 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 54–3   71,486
October 10 3:30 p.m. at No. 10 Virginia No. 25 Scott StadiumCharlottesville, Virginia ABC W 29–28   44,400
October 17 1:00 p.m. Duke No. 19 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 21–6   77,532
October 24 12:00 p.m. at No. 23 NC State No. 18 Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, North Carolina (Textile Bowl) JPS L 6–20   53,676
October 31 1:00 p.m. at Wake Forest Groves Stadium (Winston-Salem, North Carolina) L 15–18   21,839
November 7 1:00 p.m. No. 18 North Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 40–7   76,155
November 14 12:00 p.m. at Maryland Byrd StadiumCollege Park, Maryland JPS L 23–53   25,223
November 21 12:00 p.m. South Carolina* Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Battle of the Palmetto State) JPS L 13–24   83,312
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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