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The 1960 Clemson Tigers football team represented Clemson University during the 1960 NCAA University Division football season.

1960 Clemson Tigers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1960 record6–4 (4–2 ACC)
Head coachFrank Howard (21st season)
CaptainDave Lynn, Lowndes Shingler
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 10 Duke $ 5 1 0     8 3 0
NC State 4 1 1     6 3 1
Maryland 5 2 0     6 4 0
Clemson 4 2 0     6 4 0
South Carolina 3 3 1     3 6 1
North Carolina 2 5 0     3 7 0
Wake Forest 2 5 0     2 8 0
Virginia 0 6 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll[1]

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 24 at Wake Forest #9 Bowman Gray StadiumWinston-Salem, NC W 28–7
October 1* VPI #7 Memorial StadiumClemson, SC W 13–7
October 8 Virginia #8 Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC W 21–7
October 15 at Maryland #8 Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD L 17–19
October 22 at Duke Duke StadiumDurham, NC L 6–21
October 29* at Vanderbilt Dudley FieldNashville, TN L 20–22
November 5 North Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC W 24–0
November 12 South Carolina Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC (Battle of the Palmetto State) W 12–2
November 19* at Boston College Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA (rivalry) L 14–25
November 26* Furman Memorial Stadium • Clemson, SC W 42–14
*Non-Conference Game. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1960 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved January 22, 2013.