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1958 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 36-44-1, .451 W-L% (9th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -0.43 (8th of 12) ▪ SOS: 1.25 (6th of 12)

Conference Champion: Clemson

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Clemson and North Carolina)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Clemson and South Carolina)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Clemson 8 3 0 .727 5 1 0 .833 15.4 12.5 5.01 1.19
South Carolina 7 3 0 .700 5 2 0 .714 16.8 11.6 6.41 0.21
Duke 5 5 0 .500 3 2 0 .600 12.8 13.1 4.49 4.59
North Carolina 6 4 0 .600 4 3 0 .571 19.5 10.9 7.61 1.21
Maryland 4 6 0 .400 3 3 0 .500 13.2 17.5 -2.77 1.43
Wake Forest 3 7 0 .300 2 4 0 .333 12.4 16.3 -4.21 1.49
North Carolina State 2 7 1 .250 2 5 0 .286 12.0 16.0 -7.47 -3.17
Virginia 1 9 0 .100 1 5 0 .167 8.9 30.1 -12.47 3.03

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/22 9/29 10/6 10/13 10/20 10/27 11/3 11/10 11/17 11/24 Final
Clemson 18   10 8 10 10 19 17   16 12 12
South Carolina   18                 16 15
North Carolina 10           17 15 11 17    

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1959-01-01 Sugar Bowl Louisiana State 7 Clemson 0 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Arnold Dempsey (Virginia) 48.7
2. Norm Snead (Wake Forest) 44.4

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Norm Snead (Wake Forest) 6.6
2. Arnold Dempsey (Virginia) 4.6

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Norm Snead (Wake Forest) 2.2
2. Arnold Dempsey (Virginia) 1.6

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Norm Snead (Wake Forest) 88.6
2. Arnold Dempsey (Virginia) 77.1

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Al Goldstein (North Carolina) 20.4
2. Sonny Randle (Virginia) 13.7
3. Pete Manning (Wake Forest) 12.3