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1981 Atlantic Coast Conference Leaders

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Record: 41-37-1, .525 W-L% (10th of 14) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 6.87 (4th of 14) ▪ SOS: 6.16 (2nd of 14)

Conference Champion: Clemson

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

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Gary Schofield (Wake Forest) 59.7
2. Homer Jordan* (Clemson) 54.6
3. Ben Bennett (Duke) 54.5
4. Gordie Whitehead (Virginia) 53.4
5. Boomer Esiason (Maryland) 50.4

Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Homer Jordan* (Clemson) 8.3
2. Ben Bennett (Duke) 7.2
3. Boomer Esiason (Maryland) 6.8
4. Gary Schofield (Wake Forest) 6.4
5. Gordie Whitehead (Virginia) 6.3

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Homer Jordan* (Clemson) 7.2
2. Ben Bennett (Duke) 6.1
3. Boomer Esiason (Maryland) 5.8
4. Gary Schofield (Wake Forest) 4.8
5. Gordie Whitehead (Virginia) 4.8

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Homer Jordan* (Clemson) 130.4
2. Ben Bennett (Duke) 118.1
3. Gary Schofield (Wake Forest) 116.9
4. Boomer Esiason (Maryland) 112.0
5. Gordie Whitehead (Virginia) 111.5

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Greg Poole (North Carolina) 2