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1990 Atlantic Coast Conference Year Summary

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Record: 55-35-3, .608 W-L% (1st of 10) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: 7.61 (1st of 10) ▪ SOS: 3.79 (4th of 10)

Conference Champion: Georgia Tech

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Clemson and Virginia)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Clemson, Georgia Tech and Virginia)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
School W L T Pct W L T Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Georgia Tech 11 0 1 .958 6 0 1 .929 31.6 15.5 19.28 4.28
Clemson 10 2 0 .833 5 2 0 .714 27.8 9.1 15.36 2.61
Virginia 8 4 0 .667 5 2 0 .714 38.7 18.9 13.98 3.48
Maryland 6 5 1 .542 4 3 0 .571 19.8 23.7 5.10 7.94
North Carolina 6 4 1 .591 3 3 1 .500 20.6 16.9 5.52 2.52
North Carolina State 7 5 0 .583 3 4 0 .429 24.8 15.8 6.75 3.34
Duke 4 7 0 .364 1 6 0 .143 21.8 26.8 -0.04 3.50
Wake Forest 3 8 0 .273 0 7 0 .000 22.5 31.9 -5.10 2.62

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 9/4 9/11 9/18 9/25 10/2 10/9 10/16 10/23 10/30 11/6 11/13 11/20 11/27 12/4 Final
Georgia Tech           23 18 11 16 16 7 4 3 2 2 2
Clemson 10 9 16 17 19 16 15 22 19 18 18 17 16 14 14 9
Virginia 15 14 11 10 7 4 2 1 1 1 11 8 17     23

5 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1991-01-01 Citrus Bowl Georgia Tech 45 Nebraska 21 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
1991-01-01 Hall of Fame Bowl Clemson 30 Illinois 0 Hall of Fame Bowl (Tampa, FL)
1991-01-01 Sugar Bowl Tennessee 23 Virginia 22 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1990-12-28 All-American Bowl North Carolina State 31 Southern Mississippi 27 All-American Bowl (Birmingham, AL)
1990-12-15 Independence Bowl Maryland 34 Louisiana Tech 34 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)

Conference Leaders

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Pass Completion Percentage

1. Billy Ray (Duke) 61.0
2. Shawn Moore (Virginia) 59.8
3. Shawn Jones (Georgia Tech) 58.0
4. Terry Jordan (North Carolina State) 56.4
5. Scott Zolak (Maryland) 53.8
6. Dave Brown (Duke) 52.7
7. Todd Burnett (North Carolina) 51.1
8. DeChane Cameron* (Clemson) 50.5
9. Phillip Barnhill (Wake Forest) 45.3

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt

1. Shawn Moore (Virginia) 9.6
2. Billy Ray (Duke) 7.2
3. Shawn Jones (Georgia Tech) 7.1
4. Terry Jordan (North Carolina State) 6.2
5. DeChane Cameron* (Clemson) 5.7
6. Todd Burnett (North Carolina) 5.2
7. Scott Zolak (Maryland) 4.6
8. Dave Brown (Duke) 4.3
9. Phillip Barnhill (Wake Forest) 3.7

Passing Efficiency Rating

1. Shawn Moore (Virginia) 160.7
2. Billy Ray (Duke) 134.8
3. Shawn Jones (Georgia Tech) 134.5
4. Terry Jordan (North Carolina State) 119.2
5. DeChane Cameron* (Clemson) 108.6
6. Scott Zolak (Maryland) 104.7
7. Dave Brown (Duke) 103.1
8. Todd Burnett (North Carolina) 103.0
9. Phillip Barnhill (Wake Forest) 87.7

Receiving Yards Per Reception

1. Herman Moore (Virginia) 22.0
2. Barry Johnson (Maryland) 18.5
3. Bobby Rodriguez (Georgia Tech) 18.3
4. Corey Holliday (North Carolina) 17.4
5. Emmett Merchant (Georgia Tech) 16.9
6. Derek Dooley (Virginia) 15.6
7. Terry Smith* (Clemson) 14.1
8. Darryl Clements (Duke) 13.8
9. John Henry Mills (Wake Forest) 13.5
10. Marc Mays (Duke) 13.1

Kickoff Return Touchdowns

1. Randy Jones (Duke) 2
  Doug Thomas* (Clemson) 2

Interception Return Touchdowns

1. Arlington Nunn* (Clemson) 3