2000 Clemson Tigers football team

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2000 Clemson Tigers football
Gator Bowl, L 20–41 vs. Virginia Tech
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 14
AP No. 16
2000 record 9–3 (6–2 ACC)
Head coach Tommy Bowden
Captain Chad Carson
Captain Rod Gardner
Captain Chad Speck
Home stadium Memorial Stadium (c. 81,473, grass)
Seasons
« 1999 2001 »
2000 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#5 Florida State $   8 0         11 2  
#17 Georgia Tech   6 2         9 3  
#16 Clemson   6 2         9 3  
Virginia   5 3         6 6  
NC State   4 4         8 4  
North Carolina   3 5         6 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Wake Forest   1 7         2 9  
Duke   0 8         0 11  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 6:00 PM The Citadel* No. 17 Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina W 38–0   75,086
September 9 3:30 PM Missouri* No. 17 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina ABC W 62–9   70,382
September 16 1:00 PM Wake Forest No. 16 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina W 55–7   72,940
September 23 3:30 PM at Virginia No. 11 Scott StadiumCharlottesville, Virginia ABC W 31–10   60,695
September 30 12:00 PM at Duke No. 7 Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, North Carolina JPS W 52–22   16,872
October 7 3:30 PM NC State No. 5 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Textile Bowl) ABC W 34–27   79,566
October 14 6:00 PM Maryland No. 5 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina ESPN2 W 35–14   83,752
October 21 5:30 PM at North Carolina No. 5 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina ESPN2 W 38–24   55,000
October 28 3:30 PM Georgia Tech No. 5 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Rivalry) ABC L 28–31   81,734
November 4 7:30 PM at No. 4 Florida State No. 10 Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, Florida (Bowden Bowl) ESPN L 7–54   82,514
November 18 3:30 PM No. 25 South Carolina* No. 16 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, South Carolina (Battle of the Palmetto State) ABC W 16–14   85,187
January 1 12:30 PM vs. No. 6 Virginia Tech* No. 16 Alltel StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Gator Bowl) NBC L 20–41   68,741
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.