1998 Clemson Tigers football team

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1998 Clemson Tigers football
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
1998 record 3–8 (1–7 ACC)
Head coach Tommy West (6th year)
Captain Donald Broomfield
Captain Holland Postell
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (c. 81,473, grass)
Seasons
« 1997 1999 »
1998 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#3 Florida State $+   7 1         11 2  
#9 Georgia Tech +   7 1         10 2  
#18 Virginia   6 2         9 3  
North Carolina   5 3         7 5  
NC State   5 3         7 5  
Duke   2 6         4 7  
Wake Forest   2 6         3 8  
Clemson   1 7         3 8  
Maryland   1 7         3 8  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1998 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 5 1:00 p.m. Furman* Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 33–0   70,855
September 12 1:00 p.m. Virginia Tech* Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC L 0–37   66,431
September 19 3:30 p.m. at No. 10 Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA ABC L 18–20   42,000
September 26 12:00 p.m. Wake Forest Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC JPS L 19–29   61,632
October 3 3:30 p.m. at North Carolina Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC ABC L 14–21   56,650
October 10 12:00 p.m. Maryland Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC JPS W 23–0   69,215
October 17 6:00 p.m. at No. 6 Florida State Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL (Rivalry) ESPN2 L 0–48   80,310
October 24 1:30 p.m. at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC L 23–28   30,630
October 31 12:00 p.m. NC State Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Textile Bowl) JPS L 39–46   63,624
November 12 8:00 p.m. No. 22 Georgia Tech Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Rivalry) ESPN L 21–24   62,012
November 21 6:30 p.m. South Carolina* Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) ESPN2 W 28–19   84,423
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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