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1970 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 37-50-2, .427 W-L% (9th of 13) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -2.20 (8th of 13) ▪ SOS: 0.32 (7th of 13)

Conference Champion: Wake Forest

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(South Carolina)
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Wake Forest 6 5 0 .545 5 1 0 .833 17.4 21.9 3.64 5.45
North Carolina 8 4 0 .667 5 2 0 .714 31.0 18.9 6.43 -1.65
Duke 6 5 0 .545 5 2 0 .714 20.8 22.9 0.62 2.25
South Carolina 4 6 1 .409 3 2 1 .583 25.9 23.0 4.13 3.41
North Carolina State 3 7 1 .318 2 3 1 .417 8.2 16.3 -9.24 -1.79
Clemson 3 8 0 .273 2 4 0 .333 14.9 28.5 -5.98 3.48
Maryland 2 9 0 .182 2 4 0 .333 10.2 21.9 -11.15 -0.97
Virginia 5 6 0 .455 0 6 0 .000 21.8 17.0 -6.07 -7.62

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/14 9/21 9/28 10/5 10/12 10/19 10/26 11/2 11/9 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 Final
North Carolina       19 18                    
South Carolina 17                            

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1970-12-30 Peach Bowl Arizona State 48 North Carolina 26 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Leo Hart (Duke) 58.4
2. Tommy Suggs (South Carolina) 50.6
3. Bill Troup (Virginia) 50.5
4. Tommy Kendrick (Clemson) 49.8
5. Jeff Shugars (Maryland) 42.9

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Tommy Suggs (South Carolina) 7.5
2. Leo Hart (Duke) 7.3
3. Bill Troup (Virginia) 7.0
4. Tommy Kendrick (Clemson) 5.3
5. Jeff Shugars (Maryland) 4.8

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Leo Hart (Duke) 6.0
2. Tommy Suggs (South Carolina) 5.6
3. Bill Troup (Virginia) 4.4
4. Tommy Kendrick (Clemson) 4.2
5. Jeff Shugars (Maryland) 1.8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Leo Hart (Duke) 119.1
2. Tommy Suggs (South Carolina) 117.7
3. Bill Troup (Virginia) 111.0
4. Tommy Kendrick (Clemson) 96.5
5. Jeff Shugars (Maryland) 73.8

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Jim Mitchell (South Carolina) 20.5
2. Mike Haggard (South Carolina) 17.0
3. Wes Chesson (Duke) 14.6
4. Bob Bischoff (Virginia) 14.3
5. Dave Sullivan (Virginia) 14.1
6. Brad O'Neal (Clemson) 13.4
7. John McMakin (Clemson) 13.3
8. Doug Hamrick (South Carolina) 11.0
9. Bill Baker (Duke) 10.9
10. Brad Evans (Duke) 10.2