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

1998 Clemson Tigers football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
1998 record3–8 (1–7 ACC)
Head coachTommy West (6th season)
CaptainDonald Broomfield
CaptainHolland Postell
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium (c. 81,473, grass)
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 3 Florida State $+   7 1         11 2  
No. 9 Georgia Tech +   7 1         10 2  
No. 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

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 51:00 p.m.Furman*W 33–070,855
September 121:00 p.m.Virginia Tech*
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Clemson, SC
L 0–3766,431
September 193:30 p.m.at No. 10 VirginiaABCL 18–2042,000
September 2612:00 p.m.Wake Forest
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Clemson, SC
ABCL 19–2961,632
October 33:30 p.m.at North CarolinaABCL 14–2156,650
October 1012:00 p.m.Maryland
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Clemson, SC
JPSW 23–069,215
October 176:00 p.m.at No. 6 Florida StateESPN2L 0–4880,310
October 241:30 p.m.at DukeL 23–2830,630
October 3112:00 p.m.NC State
JPSL 39–4663,624
November 128:00 p.m.No. 22 Georgia Tech
  • Memorial Stadium
  • Clemson, SC (rivalry)
ESPNL 21–2462,012
November 216:30 p.m.South Carolina*
ESPN2W 28–1984,423
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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